Why the 2020 Census Matters and How You Can Help

The United States Constitution requires an accurate count of the nation’s population every 10 years through a nationwide census which is used to allocate funding, craft policy, and make other important decisions. Learn about the daunting set of challenges facing the 2020 Census and how you as lawyers and law students can help ensure it be fair and accurate.


  • Griselda Vega Samuel, Midwest Regional Counsel, MALDEF

Enter the building at 304 South State Street and give your name to security.

Lunch will be provided for everyone in attendance. Online registration is required by 12:00 p.m. on Monday, July 1st. If you have questions or problems with the form, please contact Rebecca Fernandez by email or by phone at 312-832-5127.