Welcome to Preview Weekend
Admitted students: We're glad you are here!
Visit our Preview website for information on this weekend's activities.
LAWBreaks Means Law Immersion for Students
LAWBreaks is an opportunity for students to spend their spring break using their legal skills outside of the classroom to work with organizations around the country and abroad. This year, six groups of students traveled to worksites in Arizona, San Francisco, Minnesota, Detroit, and Belize to work on issues ranging from environmental and housing law to death penalty appeals and LGBT rights.
Executive Orders on Travel and Immigration Create a Far-from-Ordinary Semester in Michigan Law’s Civil Rights Litigation Clearinghouse
U.S. Attorney Barbara McQuade, '91, to Join University of Michigan Law School
Michigan Law is pleased to announce U.S. Attorney Barbara McQuade, '91, will join the faculty as a professor from practice, effective May 1, 2017. She will teach in the areas of national security, criminal law, and criminal procedure.
Matt Gregory, '14, Receives Clerkship with Justice Anthony Kennedy
"Many prosecutors, police officers, and judges have learned that sending innocent people to prison is a constant risk—not a once-in-a-lifetime novelty."
—Professor Sam Gross, cofounder and senior editor of the National Registry of Exonerations, in
Time, about the record number of exonerations in 2016.
March 29: Commemorating the Anniversary of
In re Gault
March 30–31: Environmental Law and Policy Program Conference: Environmental Criminal Enforcement