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Federal Appeals Project offers law students hands-on experience in criminal appeals

Beginning next fall, a new clinical offering at the University of Wisconsin Law School will provide six law students with in-depth experience in appellate advocacy. The Federal Appeals Project , an expansion of UW Law School’s existing Oxford ...

Posted Mar 13, 2013 by Law School News

UW Law School improves in US News & World Report ranking

The 2013 U.S. News and World Report's "Best Graduate School" rankings have been announced. University of Wisconsin Law School is ranked 33rd in the nation. Last year, the Law School was ranked 35th overall. "We're proud of all of our gra ...

Posted Mar 12, 2013 by Law School News

Wisconsin Law Review rises in law journal rankings; Launches online supplement

The Wisconsin Law Review  improved its ranking by ten spots in the Washington & Lee School of Law's annual law journal rankings and is now the twenty-sixth ranked law journal in the country based on combined score.The Law Rev ...

Posted Mar 11, 2013 by Law School News

Black Law Student Association wins Chapter of the Year Award at Midwest Regional Convention

The Black Law Students Association won the 2012-13 Chapter of the Year Award at the National Black Law Students Association Midwest Regional Convention in St. Louis, Mo. UW Law School’s BLSA chapter received the honor for outstanding achievem ...

Posted Feb 13, 2013 by Law School News

How John Chisholm '94 found his calling in law school, and went on to become a new kind of DA


Milwaukee Magazine

Posted Feb 5, 2013 by Law School News

Jean Crowe '81 receives top Tennessee Bar award


Tennessee Bar Association

Posted Jan 28, 2013 by Law School News

Mitch discusses proposed changes to Wisconsin unemployment benefits


WKOW

Posted Jan 18, 2013 by Law School News

Daniel Cary '94 and Miriam Falk '85 named 'Prosecutors of the Year'


Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Posted Jan 16, 2013 by Law School News

Lisa Rutherford '93, UW-Madison's top lawyer, takes Amherst College job


UW-Madison News

Posted Jan 15, 2013 by Law School News

La Crosse County DA Tim Gruenke '95 named 'Person of the Year'


La Crosse Tribune

Posted Jan 3, 2013 by Law School News

Everett Mitchell '10: Building community relationships


The Madison Times

Posted Dec 19, 2012 by Law School News

Three Minutes with Vel Phillips '51: Video Interview

UW Law School alum Vel Phillips spends three minutes talking about her experience as an accomplished lawyer, civil rights crusader and Milwaukee's first African-American Woman alder and judge. Video produced by University Communications and ...

Posted Dec 11, 2012 by Law School News

3L Jimmy Anderson won't let personal tragedy dictate his life


Inside Track

Posted Dec 5, 2012 by Law School News

Annie Smith '06 to direct Civil Clinic at Arkansas law school


University of Arkansas School of Law News

Posted Dec 4, 2012 by Law School News

Bradford Delapena '91 appointed to Minnesota Tax Court


Minneapolis Star Tribune

Posted Dec 4, 2012 by Law School News

Rebecca Bradley '96 named circuit judge in Milwaukee


Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Posted Dec 4, 2012 by In the Media

Lester Pines '74 takes on high profile cases of statewide interest


The Capital Times

Posted Nov 26, 2012 by Law School News

Three Minutes with William Shernoff '62: Video Interview

An interview with Wisconsin Alumni Association Distinguished Alumni Award Winner and consumer advocacy attorney William Shernoff '62. Video produced by University Communications and Marketing.

Posted Nov 14, 2012 by Law School News

William Shernoff '62: "What I'm Doing with my Law Degree"

During his September 2012 visit to campus, Distinguished Alumni Award recipient William Shernoff '62 discussed the passion that drives his work. His approach to practicing law, he says, is not about just winning one case, but about how ...

Posted Oct 23, 2012 by WAA and Law School staff

Roya Bahrami '12 receives La Mancha Award for pro bono work


San Diego Magazine

Posted Oct 15, 2012 by Law School News

Professor Michele LaVigne and Jennifer Van Kirk '02 honored by Association for Women Lawyers

On September 11, 2012, the Association for Women Lawyers (AWL) honored Professor Michele LaVigne with the Pro Bono Service award and alumna Jennifer Van Kirk '02 with the Community Involvement Award. LaVigne, Clinical Professor and Director o ...

Posted Sep 26, 2012 by Law School News

Q&A: Special Narcotics Prosecutor Bridget Brennan '83


New York Law Journal

Posted Aug 10, 2012 by Law School News

Science and Law Connect in Campus Collaboration

Have you ever wondered how scientists decide which problems to work on or what inventions to develop? In addition to curiosity and inspiration, intellectual property can be a key factor, especially if researchers ...

Posted Jul 25, 2012 by Law School News

Wisconsin Law Review Welcomes New Members

The Wisconsin Law Review is honored to welcome its new members: Robert Warren Beck Kelsey Berns Kelliann Blazek John Blimling Cary Bloodworth Anita Boor Trevor Brown Kelley Burd-Huss Margaret Carnahan Stephen Cirillo Ben ...

Posted Jul 23, 2012 by Law School News

New Book on Epic Bank Failure Praises Former CEO Louis Pepper '51

In the opening chapter of a new book by Kristen Grind, UW Law alumnus Louis Pepper '51 gets extensive recognition for his management of a failing bank in the 1980s. Grind's Book, The Lost Bank: The Story of Washington Mutual-The Biggest Bank Fai ...

Posted Jul 11, 2012 by Law School News

Robyn Blader '95 is Wisconsin Law Journal's 2012 Woman of the Year

An alumna of the University of Wisconsin Law School has been named Wisconsin Law Journal's 2012 Woman of the Year. Lt. Col. Robyn Blader '95 accepted the honor June 21 at the annual Women in Law awards ceremony, which recognizes women who have m ...

Posted Jun 26, 2012 by Law School News

D.C. Superior Court Appoints Kenia Seoane Lopez '02 Magistrate Judge

Kenia Seoane López '02 has been appointed magistrate judge on the District of Columbia Superior Court in Washington, D.C., where she will preside over paternity and child support cases. Prior to the magistrate appointment, Seoane López ...

Posted Jun 26, 2012 by Law School News

Danae Davis '80 Leads PEARLS for Teen Girls Program Expansion


Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service

Posted Jun 25, 2012 by Law School News

Brent Smith '78 Elected President to Board of Regents

The University of Wisconsin Board of Regents has elected a new president, UW Law School alumnus Brent Smith '78. The Board of Regents oversees all 26 two- and four-year UW System campuses, approves budgets and sets tuition and admission standard ...

Posted Jun 25, 2012 by Law School News

Lethal Weapon: Special Narcotics Prosecutor Bridget Brennan '83


More Magazine

Posted Jun 23, 2012 by Law School News

Everett Mitchell '10 Named Young Professional of the Year

Everett Mitchell '10 has a simple - and compelling - reason for why he gives so much of his time doing community service work."Because somebody gave it to me," he says.Growing up in inner-city Fort Worth, Texas, Mitchell, now the University of ...

Posted Jun 20, 2012 by Law School News

June 19: Madison Women in Law

Posted Jun 19, 2012 by Law School News

Joseph Kirgues '08 and Troy Vosseller '06 Bring Tech Business Accelerator to Wisconsin Entrepreneurs


Wisconsin State Journal

Posted Jun 18, 2012 by Law School News

UW Law Professors Make Most-Cited Law Review Articles of All Time List

A recently compiled list of The Most-Cited Law Review Articles of All Time includes three articles written by UW Law School professors. The article updates two well-known earlier studies dated 1985 and 1996. Using databases such as He ...

Posted Jun 6, 2012 by Law School News

Three Law School Programs Honored with Public Service Grants from the Morgridge Center

The Morgridge Center for Public Service awarded a combined $126,451 to support academically based service-learning courses and community-based research work at the University of Wisconsin Law School. Three programs – the Center for Patient Pa ...

Posted May 25, 2012 by Law School News

Jamie Yoon: New UW-Madison Graduates have Compelling Stories


UW-Madison News

Posted May 21, 2012 by Law School News

50-year lawyers: Trubek, Froehlich, and Basting Make Lasting Contributions


InsideTrack

Posted May 16, 2012 by Law School News

UW-Madison Starts New Dual-Degree Program in Law and Public Health

The University of Wisconsin-Madison will offer a dual degree, a combined Juris Doctor and Master of Public Health starting this fall. The dual degree, a cooperative effort between the Law School and the School of Medicine and Public Health, wil ...

Posted Apr 26, 2012 by Law School News

Mitchell named UW-Madison director of community relations

Posted Apr 24, 2012 by Law School News

Locked up and Locked In: Legal Team Marks 15th Year Working on Death Row Case


Wisconsin Law Journal

Posted Apr 13, 2012 by Law School News

Del Laverdure '99 Named Interim Head of U.S. Bureau of Indian Affairs

Posted Apr 11, 2012 by Law School News

SBA Election and Graduation Speaker Results Announced

Congratulations to the following individuals who were elected today to the 2012-2013 Student Bar Council: President Brittany NanzigVice President of Academic Affairs Sean McNultyVice President of Public Service Henry WeinerVice President of Com ...

Posted Apr 10, 2012 by Law School News

Students Excel in Moot Court Competitions Across the Country

Congratulations to the following Moot Court teams for earning honors at competitions across the country: Ryan Reszel (3L) and Chelsey Dahm (2L), coached by Jane Howard (3L), finished second overall at the BMI/Cardozo Entertainment and Com ...

Posted Apr 4, 2012 by Law School News

Anuj Desai Confirmed by Senate as a Commissioner on the Foreign Claims Settlement Commission

Posted Mar 30, 2012 by Law School News

Five UW Law Students Selected to be Presidential Management Fellows

Five UW Law students have been selected to be Presidential Management Fellows. Presidential Management Fellows work throughout the executive branch, in departments as diverse as Veterans Affairs and Health & Human Services. This year the ...

Posted Mar 28, 2012 by Law School News

Spring Alumni Events

Posted Mar 17, 2012 by Law School News

26th Annual Coming Together of the Peoples Conference

The Indigenous Law Students Association (ILSA) will host its 26th annual Coming Together of the Peoples Conference March 23-24 in Union South at the University of Wisconsin–Madison. ILSA exists to provide an organization and forum for Unive ...

Posted Mar 16, 2012 by Law School News

Wisconsin Law Review Elects Senior Board for 2012-13

The Wisconsin Law Review has elected next year’s Senior Board: Editor-in-Chief: Brian J. BohlSenior Note & Comment Editor: Monica MarkSenior Articles Editor: Alisha McKaySenior Managing Editors: Alex Brousseau, Kelley Daugherty, & Sp ...

Posted Mar 13, 2012 by Law School News

Melissa Holds the Enemy '10 Honored with Forward Under 40 Award from the Wisconsin Alumni Association

Posted Mar 12, 2012 by Law School News

Global Policy TV Spotlight Profiles Thomas Mitchell


Global Policy TV

Posted Mar 5, 2012 by Law School News


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