Briefing Room
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3L Reflections: Five recent grads take a look back, share their law school journeys

In the fall of 2012, we gathered a group of 1Ls together for a photoshoot and a survey. Three years later, just before graduation, All Rise checked in on those same students and asked them to reflect on their law school experience.

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Events

Diversity and Inclusion welcome event scheduled

The Moritz College of Law Office of Diversity & Inclusion we welcome the class of 2018 on Wednesday, September 2 from 3:30-5:30 p.m. at the Barrister Club. The leadership of the various Moritz affinity organizations will be available to discuss […]

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Students invited to faculty resource advisor luncheons

At the beginning of the semester, first-year law students and LL.M. students should have received an e-mail from their faculty resource advisor inviting them to lunch on one of the following dates: Tues. Sept. 1, Wed. Sept. 9, or Thurs. […]

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Students

2L Seeks Greater Understanding of Relationship Between Law, History with Joint-Degree Program

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After discovering a passion for both history and the criminal justice system during her undergraduate studies, 2L Sarah Paxton opted to gain a greater understanding of both by pursuing a J.D. and Ph.D. in history.

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Mixing science and the law

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Coming into law school with an undergraduate or advanced degree in the sciences may not be the norm, but several graduates and current students said it’s a helpful background to have as they pursue positions in a variety of fields, from health to corporate law.

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Faculty

Chamallas cited extensively in lead paint case

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Judge Jack B. Weinstein of a New York federal court relied heavily on the research of Professor Martha Chamallas in deciding a recent case involving a young child who was injured by lead paint. The defendant argued damages should be reduced because the child is Hispanic.

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Berman writes for Minneapolis Star Tribune

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Professor Doug Berman co-authored an op-ed for the Minneapolis Star Tribune on the precedent for President Obama’s categorical reduction of sentences.

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Alumni

3L Reflections: Five recent grads take a look back, share their law school journeys

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In the fall of 2012, we gathered a group of 1Ls together for a photoshoot and a survey. Three years later, just before graduation, All Rise checked in on those same students and asked them to reflect on their law school experience.

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Alumnus presented The American Lawyer’s Transatlantic Arbitration Award

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Stephen Anway ’02 received The American Lawyer’s Transatlantic Arbitration Award for his work leading a team of attorneys that arbitrated a victory for the Slovak Republic against Dutch insurance company Achmea.

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