University of Illinois Law hires new faculty member

15 December 2017

UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS – The College of Law is pleased to announce that Jeremy McClane will join the tenure-stream faculty as an Associate Professor beginning in the summer of 2018.

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Executive director of Georgia State Law’s center for international arbitration to rejoin legal practice at law firm

15 December 2017

GEORGIA STATE UNIVERSITY – Shelby Grubbs become a managing member of the Atlanta office of his firm, Miller & Martin, and lead its international commercial dispute resolution practice.

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John Marshall Law School promotes seven faculty members to leadership roles

15 December 2017

MILTECH – Professors Julie Spanbauer, Marc Ginsberg, Ardath Hamann, Samuel Jones, Hugh Mundy, Joanne Hodge and Susan Brody have all been appointed to new positions.

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Mississippi College Law names Patricia Bennett as Dean from interim role

11 December 2017

MISSISSIPPI COLLEGE – Patricia Bennett will serve as the new dean at the Mississippi College School of Law following a successful year as its interim leader.

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Vanderbilt Law appoints labor economist first-ever Cornelius Vanderbilt Chair

1 December 2017

VANDERBILT LAW SCHOOL – Labor economist Joni Hersch has become the first law school professor to hold a Cornelius Vanderbilt Chair.

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Wake Forest Law names interim director as permanent director of outreach

1 December 2017

WINSTON-SALEM JOURNAL – Hazel Mack, the former leader of Legal Aid of North Carolina, has been promoted to director of outreach at Wake Forest University School of Law.

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Wayne Law adds former member of Michigan legislature to advisory board

1 December 2017

WAYNE STATE UNIVERSITY – James H. (Jim) Townsend, a former member of the Michigan legislature, has been appointed to the bipartisan advisoryJames H. Townsend board of the Levin Center at Wayne State University Law School.

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Georgia State University Law names interim dean Wendy Fritzen Hensel as permanent dean

27 November 2017

GEORGIA STATE UNIVERSITY – Georgia State University named Professor Wendy Fritzen Hensel dean of the College of Law, effective Nov. 15, after a nationwide dean search this fall.

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UC Irvine Law adds tax expert to faculty

27 November 2017

UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORIA, IRVINE SCHOOL OF LAW – UCI Law is pleased to announce the appointment of renowned tax expert Joshua Blank to its faculty. Blank joins from New York University School of Law.

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Texas A&M Law adds two legal scholars to Dispute Resolution Program

17 November 2017

TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF LAW – Nancy Welsh has joined the faculty as Professor of Law and Director of Texas A&M’s nationally ranked Dispute Resolution Program. Guillermo Garcia has also joined the faculty as Associate Professor of Law.

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