UCLA Law lecturer and alumnus named as Director of U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

12 February 2018

UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES SCHOOL OF LAW – Andrei Iancu ’96 has been unanimously confirmed as the Under Secretary of Commerce for Intellectual Property and Director of the United States Patent and Trademark Office.

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Creighton Law alumnus find passion in American Indian tribal law

12 February 2018

OMAHA – For John Peebles, a relationship forged through a fast-pitch softball game led to a career in the evolving field of American Indian tribal law and a founding partnership in a multistate law firm.

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Cleveland-Marshall Law alumna tapped as new Ohio Supreme Court justice

5 February 2018

CIRCLEVILLE HERALD – Governor John R. Kasich Thursday announced that he has selected Judge Mary DeGenaro of the 7th District Court of Appeals to replace Ohio Supreme Court Justice William O’Neill.

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University of Arkansas Law Women’s Law Student Association recognizes alumna

5 February 2018

UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS – The University of Arkansas School of Law Women’s Law Student Association will honor Regina Hopper (B.A. ’81, J.D. ’85) with the Gayle Pettus Pontz Award.

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Recent University of Houston Law graduates find careers in unique solo practice settings

5 February 2018

UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON LAW CENTER – A number of recent graduates are making their own distinctive inroads into the legal profession.

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Brooklyn Law School to honor three distinguished alumni

2 February 2018

BROOKLYN EAGLE – Brooklyn Law School will honor three of its distinguished alumni, including Hannah Cao, who is the general counsel of China’s Silk Road Fund.

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Arizona State University Law graduates share how judicial clerkships helped shape their careers

29 January 2018

ARIZONA STATE UNIVERSITY SANDRA DAY O’CONNOR COLLEGE OF LAW – [G]reater long-term rewards may be realized through a more patient path: a judicial clerkship.

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UCLA Law alumna promoted to partner at Carvath, Swaine & Moore LLP

25 January 2018

UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES SCHOOL OF LAW – Vanessa A. Lavely ’08 became the first UCLA School of Law graduate to rise to that position at the powerhouse New York firm.

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AccessLex report looks at long-term outcomes of law graduates

24 January 2018

ABA JOURNAL – According to a report released Tuesday that focuses on the long-term outcomes of law degrees and includes a survey of college graduates, more than half of the individuals with JDs surveyed indicated that if they had it to do over, they’d still go to law school.

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University at Buffalo Law to honor alumna and former New York State Surrogate Judge for Erie County with award

23 January 2018

UNIVERSITY AT BUFFALO – Hon. Barbara Howe, former New York State Surrogate Judge for Erie County, will receive the University at Buffalo School of Law’s 2018 Edwin F. Jaeckle Award.

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