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Semi-Finalists in the Spring 2022 Best Brief Competition Are Announced

The semi-finalists in the Spring 2022 Best Brief Competition are: Jessica Biggott, Morgan Bloch, Lily Broyles, Claudia Drace, Stephen Goettsche, Catherine Harding, Taylor Hatridge, Jodi Klagos, Madeline Koengeter, Tracy Lu, Carter Mickelson ...

Posted Jun 16, 2022 by Law School News

Law Student Jacob Gardner Publishes Debut Novel

For lifelong Wisconsinite and second-year law student Jacob Gardner, formative childhood experiences in Northern Wisconsin as a self-described ‘poor rural kid’ served as inspiration for his debut novel, North of Highway 8 . The nov ...

Posted May 26, 2022 by Law School News

Jamey Anderson 3L Named Student Winner of 2022 Richard D. Cudahy Writing Competition
American Constitution Society News

Posted May 20, 2022 by Law School News

Meet Von Dickens Abero Ulsa, a notable graduate of Spring 2022
UW-Madison News

Posted May 11, 2022 by Law School News

Student and faculty speakers named for UW Law School Hooding Ceremony

Professor Heinz Klug and students Elise Alexandria Ashley, Etiosa Emmanuel Ojomo, and Von Dickens Abero Ulsa have been named speakers for the University of Wisconsin Law School's annual Hooding Ceremony . They will join keynote speaker Justice R ...

Posted May 6, 2022 by Law School News

Dylan Burdelik: Finding the joy in law

About Dylan Hometown Park Ridge, Illinois Year Class of 2023 Career Interests Litigation (patents or torts) General counsel Consultant Judge Fun Fact I've played piano for about 18 years. Favorite Movie ...

Posted May 2, 2022 by Law School News

UW mock trial team wins first bid to nationals in 14 years
The Badger Herald

Posted Apr 12, 2022 by Law School News

Wisconsin Law Review names Kimberly Gutierrez editor-in-chief for 2022–23

The Wisconsin Law Review has named University of Wisconsin Law School student Kimberly Gutierrez as editor-in-chief for 2022–23. She replaces outgoing Editor-in-Chief Kyle Clark. Senior Editorial Board members for 2022–23 include: ...

Posted Mar 31, 2022 by Law School News

Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson inspires Iman Davenport 2L
Spectrum News 1

Posted Mar 28, 2022 by Law School News

Animal Legal Defense Fund chapter wins 2021 Student Chapter of the Year Award
Animal Legal Defense Fund

Posted Mar 8, 2022 by Law School News

Mike Holland: Forging a more inclusive legal profession

About Mike Hometown Austin, Texas Year Class of 2022 Career Interests Civil litigation Commercial litigation Complex litigation Extracurricular Involvement Student Bar Association (SBA) QLaw Wiscons ...

Posted Feb 9, 2022 by Law School News

Kelly Gorman '23 discusses retaining women in law firm positions
State Bar of Wisconsin

Posted Feb 3, 2022 by Law School News

UW Law student Marin Smith receives Stearns-Shaw Scholarship

Marin Smith is the latest University of Wisconsin Law School student to be named a Stearns-Shaw Scholar. Smith earned their bachelor’s degree in Community and Nonprofit Leadership as well as Spanish from the University of Wisconsin-Madis ...

Posted Feb 3, 2022 by Law School News

UW Law student Renee Pasciak: LGBTQ youth need you to educate courts on their unique issues
State Bar of Wisconsin

Posted Jan 31, 2022 by Law School News

UW Law graduates receive Order of the Coif honors

Twenty-seven recent UW Law School graduates have been elected to the Order of the Coif for 2021. Induction into the Order of the Coif, a national honor society, is considered one of the highest academic distinctions a law school graduate can r ...

Posted Jan 18, 2022 by Law School News

Makaila "Iman" Davenport: Inspired to make an impact

About Iman Hometown Chesapeake, VA Year Class of 2023 Career Interests White collar crime Extracurricular Involvement Wisconsin International Law Journal Black Law Students Association (BLSA) Wisconsin ...

Posted Jan 6, 2022 by Law School News

Law School congratulates Best Brief Competition nominees and finalists

The Best Brief Competition is an annual event that recognizes outstanding legal writing by first-year students. The competition, which is in its nineteenth year, was created to encourage the best writers to reach for their highest potential.&nbs ...

Posted Sep 30, 2021 by Law School News

Walker Kahn 3L receives NSF Law and Science Dissertation Grant

Third year student Walker Kahn received a National Science Foundation (NSF) Law and Science Dissertation Grant for his work on mortgage foreclosures which identifies mortgage foreclosure litigation as a nexus connecting the growing pow ...

Posted Sep 29, 2021 by Law School News

Crystal Stonewall named Public Interest Law Student of the Year
Madison 365

Posted Aug 23, 2021 by Law School News

Moot Court teams excel in virtual competitions

During the 2020-21 academic year, UW Law School Moot Court Teams excelled in multiple virtual competitions. “Due to the pandemic, all the competitions were virtual this year, which was an added challenge that teams have not faced in pre ...

Posted Jul 13, 2021 by Law School News

UW Law School students gain valuable experience, stay connected through virtual Mock Trials

Despite COVID-19, the University of Wisconsin Mock Trial Program sent six teams to competitions during the 2020-21 school year. Instead of traveling throughout the United States to various competitions, students practiced and conducted a two-h ...

Posted Jul 2, 2021 by Law School News

Law student Emma Woods receives Peggy Browning Fellowship

Emma Woods, rising 3L at the UW Law School, has won a Peggy Browning Fellowship for Summer 2021. Woods is spending her ten-week fellowship working for UAW, based in Detroit, Michigan. The Peggy Browning Fellows program provides stipends to fir ...

Posted Jun 29, 2021 by Law School News

'It prepared me so well': First graduate of precollege program for Native students reflects on time at UW Madison

Michael Williams, the first graduate of a precollege program for Native students, reflects on his time at UW–Madison. He has been accepted to the Law School where he’ll begin classes this fall.

UW-Madison News

Posted Jun 28, 2021 by Law School News

3L Crystal Stonewall named Public Interest Student of the Year by the State Bar of Wisconsin
State Bar of Wisconsin

Posted Jun 14, 2021 by Law School News

Legal Education Opportunities Constituent Organizations Recognize Students of the Year

2021 Student of the Year Award Recipients Students from the University of Wisconsin Law School’s Legal Education Opportunities (LEO) program have recently announced student of the year award recipients. The LEO program is comprised of ...

Posted May 4, 2021 by Law School News

Senator Tammy Baldwin '89 to keynote UW Law School Virtual Graduation Celebration

U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin will present the keynote address at the University of Wisconsin Law School’s Class of 2021 graduation celebration. The event will take place at 4 p.m. on May 7, 2021, and is being held virtually. U.S. Senator T ...

Posted Apr 26, 2021 by Law School News

Wisconsin International Law Journal Elects Senior Editorial Board

The Wisconsin International Law Journal  has named University of Wisconsin Law School student Andrew Campbell as editor-in-chief for 2020-21.  The student-run journal, established in 1982, features articles by law students and p ...

Posted Mar 30, 2021 by Law School News

Wisconsin Law Review announces 2021-22 Editorial Board

The Wisconsin Law Review has named University of Wisconsin Law School student Kyle Clark as Editor-in-Chief for 2021–22. He replaces outgoing Editor-in-Chief Anya Gersoff.  The student-run journal publishes six times a year, whi ...

Posted Mar 16, 2021 by Law School News

Law Student Alfred Tsai discusses the rise of socially responsible investing
Daily Cardinal

Posted Feb 2, 2021 by Law School News

Law student Kyle Clark wins 2020 Best Brief Competition

Kyle Clark Kyle Clark, a second-year UW Law School student, was named the winner of the 2020 Best Brief Competition. The other finalists were McKenzie Ahmet, Megan Christopher, Mykayla Dado and Anna Hartz. The competition, sponsored ...

Posted Oct 22, 2020 by Law School News

UW Law's entering class improves LSAT score, increases student diversity

The University of Wisconsin Law School welcomed 241 new students this fall, who are among the best and brightest in the nation, says Rebecca Scheller , UW Law’s associate dean of admissions and financial aid. “The Class of 2023 is ...

Posted Oct 12, 2020 by Law School News

Wisconsin Law Review symposium to explore UW Law's enduring scholarly legacy

Abby Chase The Wisconsin Law Review will mark 100 years of legal scholarship with a special online symposium, “Wisconsin's Intellectual History and Traditions ,” on Oct. 22 and 23. Abby Chase, co-editor of the symposium wit ...

Posted Oct 8, 2020 by Law School News

Law student Ellie Pearl makes list of Wisconsin's top tech leaders under 25
Milwaukee Business Journal

Posted Sep 25, 2020 by Law School News

Ben Jordan '20 discusses succeeding in law school, plans to practice tax law in Milwaukee
HNG News

Posted Sep 10, 2020 by Law School News

Law students Veronica Mantilla and Jesse Owens discuss their experiences in Diversity Clerkship program
Inside Track

Posted Sep 2, 2020 by Law School News

Gabrielle Tielman-Fenelus receives Hon. Charles N. Clevert, Jr. Scholarship Award

Posted Aug 13, 2020 by Law School News

Mason Higgins wins Hon. Maxine A. White Book Scholarship Award

Posted Aug 13, 2020 by Law School News

Brittani Miller receives 2020 VelanDale Scholarship Award

Posted Aug 13, 2020 by Law School News

BLSA presidents, advisor pay tribute to Bella Sobah '20: "The rainbow in our clouds"
Wisconsin Lawyer

Posted Aug 4, 2020 by Law School News

Law student Susan Kania receives labor law fellowship

Susan Kania Susan Kania, a rising third-year UW Law student, has won a Peggy Browning Fellowship for Summer 2020. Kania is spending her ten-week fellowship working for the American Federation of Teachers, based in Washington, D.C. The ...

Posted Jul 13, 2020 by Law School News


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