UVA Law student takes externship with the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea in Germany

22 September 2017

UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA SCHOOL OF LAW – Third-year University of Virginia School of Law student William “Billy” Phalen has landed a fall internship with the legal office of the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea in Hamburg, Germany.

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Missouri Law student awarded scholarship for military service

22 September 2017

MANEATER – MU law student Paul Wade has served his country through the U.S. military for much of his life.

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Columbia Law alumna shares what she’s learned over her 40-year career in family law

22 September 2017

FORBES – Eleanor B. Alter repeatedly has been recognized as one of the nation’s top family law attorneys.

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Brooklyn Law grads engaged in local political races

22 September 2017

BROOKLYN LAW SCHOOL – The names of several Brooklyn Law School graduates will be on the ballot Sept. 12 in high-profile primary races in New York.

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Harvard Law names first-ever policy director for the Animal Law and Policy Program

22 September 2017

HARVARD LAW SCHOOL – Harvard Law School Lecturer Jonathan Lovvorn was named the first policy director for the school’s Animal Law & Policy Program.

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UCLA Law taps food law and policy center director as new assistant dean for experiential education

22 September 2017

UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES SCHOOL OF LAW – UCLA School of Law has named Allison Korn Assistant Dean for Experiential Education, bolstering the school’s trailblazing clinical program.

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State Bar of California argues against lowering bar exam pass score in letter to state supreme court

18 September 2017

ABA JOURNAL – The State Bar of California filed a data-heavy brief with the California Supreme Court taking the position that there’s scant evidence to support lowering the bar exam cut score.

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UNC board bans legal action against other government entities, effectively shuts down UNC Law’s Center for Civil Rights

18 September 2017

NEWS AND OBSERVER – The UNC Board of Governors approved a ban on litigation that will prevent the UNC Center for Civil Rights from doing legal work for low-income and minority groups.

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Ways to leverage skills learned in four college majors for law school admissions

18 September 2017

U.S. NEWS – Here’s how four different categories of undergraduate study give essential lawyering skills and ways to draw that out in law school applications.

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Suit discloses federal inquiry of Charlotte Law School

18 September 2017

NEW YORK TIMES – The whistle-blower lawsuit came to light in recent weeks, along with the disclosure that it had prompted a federal investigation.

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