Former North Carolina Chief Justice Mark Martin to serve as founding dean High Point University Law

June 21, 2022

HIGH POINT UNIVERSITY — High Point University announces that Mark Martin will serve as the founding dean of HPU’s new School of Law. Martin’s successful career includes previously serving as the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of North Carolina, as an Associate Judge on the North Carolina Court of Appeals, and most recently as….

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University of Florida Law professor Jason Nance named dean of SMU Dedman Law

June 17, 2022

DALLAS BUSINESS JOURNAL — An associate dean at the University of Florida’s Levin School of Law who has ties to Texas has been selected to guide the school beginning in August.

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Harvard Law adds faculty members and promotes others

June 17, 2022

HARVARD LAW TODAY — As the academic year draws to a close, four professors have joined or advanced in the ranks of the Harvard Law School faculty. Harvard Law is welcoming legal scholar and philosopher Ryan D. Doerfler ’13, currently a professor of law at the University of Chicago, and Jared Ellias, currently the Bion….

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Northeastern Law professor James Rowan retires after 42 years of teaching

June 17, 2022

NEWS@NORTHEASTERN — Northeastern School of Law is regarded as one of the top public interest law schools in the nation. And for the last 42 years, professor James Rowan has been a big reason why. “It has been, from its origin, a magnet for many people who were interested in the narrow but real possibility of using law….

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Penn State Dickinson Law hires new assistant law librarian Julie Tedjeske Crane

June 17, 2022

PENN STATE DICKINSON LAW — Penn State Dickinson Law is pleased to welcome Julie Tedjeske Crane to its resident faculty beginning July 1, 2022. Tedjeske Crane will join Dickinson Law as Assistant Law Librarian in the H. Laddie Montague, Jr. Law Library. Crane previously served as Faculty Scholarship and Educational Technology Librarian at Chicago-Kent College of….

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Robert Jackson to become director of NYU Law Jacobson Leadership Program in Law and Business

June 17, 2022

NYU LAW — Robert Jackson Jr., Pierrepont Family Professor of Law, will become director of the Jacobson Leadership Program in Law and Business on September 1, Dean Trevor Morrison announced today. Professor of Law Helen Scott and Professor of Practice and Distinguished Scholar in Residence Gerald Rosenfeld, who were among the program’s founders, will step down as co-directors while continuing….

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UIC Law names Gary Friedlander interim director of IP Center

June 17, 2022

UIC LAW — Effective July 1, Gary Friedlander (JD 1987), Senior Vice President and Deputy General Counsel – International with TransUnion, will assume leadership of UIC Law’s Center for Intellectual Property, Information & Technology Law. The IP Center has been a leader in intellectual property legal education since its inception in 1940.

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UIC Law to add UC Irvine Law professor Claire Johnson Raba to the faculty

June 17, 2022

UIC LAW — The University of Illinois Chicago School of Law (UIC Law) is proud to welcome Professor Claire Johnson Raba to the law school’s faculty. Professor Johnson Raba will join UIC Law in Fall 2022 as a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Law. A consumer law expert and access-to-justice advocate, Professor Johnson Raba joins UIC….

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Pace Law adds James Toomey to the faculty

June 17, 2022

PACE UNIVERSITY ELISABETH HAUB SCHOOL OF LAW — The Elisabeth Haub School of Law at Pace University is pleased to announce that James Toomey will join its faculty in Fall 2022 as a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Law. Professor Toomey is currently a Climenko Fellow and Lecturer on Law at Harvard Law School.

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Bradley J. Lingo named dean of Regent Law

June 16, 2022

REGENT UNIVERSITY — Regent University School of Law has received a reaffirmation of accreditation from the American Bar Association. Regent Law is also welcoming a new dean this month.

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