Opinion: UC Berkeley Law dean and AALS President Erwin Chemerinsky pens open letter to law school graduates

June 22, 2022

THE SACRAMENTO BEE — What should we say to this year’s graduates at a time when so many feel discouraged? I have struggled with this question over the last few weeks. As a law school dean, I preside over and speak at our commencement ceremonies. This year, we had two graduations: one for the Class of….

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University of Chicago Law graduates share experiences at the school

June 21, 2022

THE UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO LAW SCHOOL — After they graduate on June 4, members of the Class of 2022 will also carry with them memories of special moments, often involving classmates or professors. We have excerpted a few of their favorites below.

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Recent University of Georgia Law graduate Haley K. Kairab wins national mock trial competition

June 17, 2022

UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA SCHOOL OF LAW — Congratulations to 2022 graduate Haley K. Kairab for winning the Top Gun XIII National Mock Trial Competition. Kairab tried the case as a solo advocate, and 2022 graduate Cole M. Harper was her co-counsel/trial technician.

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Family and friends of 2022 Harvard Law graduates reflect on commencement

June 17, 2022

HARVARD LAW TODAY — A jubilant Class of 2022 and their proud families celebrated their long-awaited in-person commencement ceremony at Harvard Law School on Thursday, May 25. With faculty, friends, and family looking on, the graduating J.D., LL.M., and S.J.D. students processed across Holmes Field to receive their diplomas.

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Harvard Law staff share what it takes to plan commencement

June 17, 2022

HARVARD LAW TODAY — Harvard Law School graduates, their friends and family gathered on campus this week to celebrate years of hard work and achievement, with some returning for the first time in more than two years. Festivities began with Class Day and Commencement for the Class of 2022 and concluded with the return of….

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Recent Howard Law graduate Kimberly Martin discusses her journey to graduation

June 17, 2022

HOWARD UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF LAW — Being born to two heroin-addicted parents and having to go through withdrawals as an infant, it’s a wonder that I am here. I am reminded daily that, statistically, none of this was ever in the cards for me. Losing my mom at five and my dad just a few….

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Notre Dame Law co-hosts graduate academy for law and economics

June 17, 2022

UNIVERSITY OF NOTRE DAME LAW SCHOOL — Notre Dame Law School’s Research Program on Law and Market Behavior (ND LAMB) is collaborating with the University of Lucerne to host the Lucerne Graduate Academy for Law and Economics later this month.

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Pepperdine Law celebrates 2022 graduates

June 16, 2022

PEPPERDINE CARUSO SCHOOL OF LAW — Pepperdine Caruso Law sent off the class of 2022 with several ceremonies to celebrate their achievements.

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Recent SMU Dedman Law graduate Haley Taylor Schiltz discusses her passion for education policy

June 16, 2022

ABA JOURNAL — A good home-school program provided a nurturing environment that was lacking in elementary education, and the experience helped build confidence for law school, says Haley Taylor Schlitz, who left public school at age 10 and at age 19 may be the youngest Black person to complete a JD program.

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A profile on recent Southwestern Law LLM graduate Arman Asryan

June 16, 2022

SOUTHWESTERN LAW SCHOOL — When Arman Asryan walks across Southwestern’s commencement stage on May 29 and receives his LL.M. degree, we want you to know how he made his way from Artsakh to Los Angeles. His story is remarkable.

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