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Chancellor Mark Nordenberg '73 credited with bringing the University of Pittsburgh to life


Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Posted Jul 10, 2013 by Law School News

Robert Habush '61 receives Milwaukee Bar Association Lifetime Achievement Award


Wauwatosa Now

Posted Jun 28, 2013 by Law School News

Mike Mohr '09 heads to Capitol Hill to advocate for people with spinal cord injuries


The Wall Street Journal

Posted Jun 26, 2013 by Law School News

What I'm Doing with my Law Degree: Rep. James Sensenbrenner '68

Rep. James Sensenbrenner visited the University of Wisconsin Law School in April to participate in the ongoing series, “What I’m Doing with my Law Degree.” In an interview-style presentation with Dean Raymond, the congressman off ...

Posted Jun 17, 2013 by Law School News

Rick Raemisch '88 to direct Colorado Department of Corrections


The Denver Post

Posted Jun 17, 2013 by Law School News

Jimmy Anderson '13 tells his story, launches crowdfunding effort to assist victims of impaired driving


Gawker

Posted Jun 3, 2013 by Law School News

Fourth Amendment expert Wayne LaFave (LL.B. '59, S.J.D. '65) weighs in on federal trial over police stop-and-frisk tactics


The New York Times

Posted May 20, 2013 by Law School News

Michelle Behnke '88, Frederic Fleishauer '73 and Paul Swanson '79 appointed to bipartisan federal nominating commission


Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Posted Apr 18, 2013 by Law School News

Kempinen, Kloppenburg and Schwartz named 2012 Teachers of the Year by Wisconsin Law Alumni Association

Three individuals have been honored by the Wisconsin Law Alumni Association in recognition of outstanding instruction at the University of Wisconsin Law School.Ben Kempinen  has been named the Law School's 2012 Clinical Teacher of the Year ...

Posted Apr 16, 2013 by Law School News

Shirley Abrahamson (S.J.D.'62) is now Wisconsin's longest-serving Supreme Court justice


Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Posted Apr 16, 2013 by Law School News

John Pray and Mary Prosser receive Academic Staff Excellence Awards

The 2013 Academic Staff Excellence Awards honor staff members representing a broad spectrum of fields and duties at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. John Pray and Mary Prosser , along with eight other individuals, have been selected ...

Posted Apr 11, 2013 by Law School News

J.J. Watt thanks Law & Entrepreneurship Clinic for support

J.J. Watt (center) stopped by UW Law School to update students on his foundation. J.J. Watt is a powerhouse on and off the football field, and he has the trophy case to prove it. The former Badger defensive end was named to the 2013 P ...

Posted Apr 9, 2013 by Law School News

Marygold Melli honored with Brent Women Lawyers Achievement Award, workshop

Marygold Melli , Voss Bascom Professor of Law Emerita at the University of Wisconsin Law School, adds two recent honors to a trove of professional accolades: The American Bar Association has named Melli a recipient of its annual Margaret Bren ...

Posted Apr 1, 2013 by Law School News

Nancy Marcus (LL.M. '05, S.J.D. '06) joins faculty of new Indiana Tech Law School


Inside Indiana Business

Posted Mar 31, 2013 by Law School News

Thomas McAdams '87 appointed tax appeals commissioner


Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Posted Mar 31, 2013 by Law School News

Cary Bloodworth wins Leonard Loeb Family Law Scholarship

Cary Bloodworth, a second-year student at the University of Wisconsin Law School, has won the 2012 Leonard Loeb Family Law Scholarship. Bloodworth was selected for her record of academic excellence and her commitment to the field of family ...

Posted Mar 13, 2013 by Law School News

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


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