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1L Akash Patel Students from the Shadows to Advocate for Millions Sept. 20, 2016

1L Akash Patel Steps from the Shadows to Advocate for Millions
MLaw to Honor Dr. Mary Frances Berry, PhD '66, JD '70, HLLD '97, as 2016 Distinguished Alumna Sept. 13, 2016

MLaw to Honor Dr. Mary Frances Berry, PhD '66, JD '70, HLLD '97, as 2016 Distinguished Alumna
Christian Urrutia, JD/MA '09: Bringing Justice to the Family of Victor Jara Sept. 12, 2016

Christian Urrutia, JD/MA '09: Bringing Justice to the Family of Victor Jara
First Graduate of Human Trafficking Court Celebrates Her Success Sept. 7, 2016

First Graduate of Human Trafficking Court Celebrates Her Success
Michigan Law Welcomes Assistant Professor Gabriel Rauterberg Aug. 26, 2016

MAP: Producing the Next Generation of Intercultural Leaders
Michigan Law Welcomes Assistant Professor Gabriel Rauterberg Aug. 22, 2016

Michigan Law Welcomes Assistant Professor Gabriel Rauterberg
Bettering the World, in an Entrepreneurial Way Aug. 16, 2016

Bettering the World, in an Entrepreneurial Way
Health Innovation Expert Nicholson Price Joins Michigan Law Faculty Aug. 15, 2016

Health Innovation Expert Nicholson Price Joins Michigan Law Faculty
Assistant Professor Maureen Carroll Joins Michigan L​aw Faculty August 1, 2016

Assistant Professor Maureen Carroll Joins Michigan L​aw Faculty
Professor John Hudson Elected Fellow of the British Academy July 22, 2016

Professor John Hudson Elected Fellow of the British Academy
Governor Signs Foster Care Bills Initiated by MLaw Clinic Students July 19, 2016

Governor Signs Foster Care Bills Initiated by MLaw Clinic Students
Jane Wu Brower, 'll: Scoring a Hit with Goalposte June 27, 2016

Jane Wu Brower, '11: Scoring a Hit with Goalposte
MLaw Study Finds That 'Ban the Box' Leads to Increase in Employer Racial Discrimination June 15, 2016

MLaw Study Finds That 'Ban the Box' Leads to Increase in Employer Racial Discrimination
MLaw Grads Kyla Moore Secure Prestigious Equal Justice Works Fellowships June 13, 2016

MLaw Grads Secure Prestigious Equal Justice Works Fellowships
Living History June 7, 2016

Living History
Three Big Wins for MLaw's Child Welfare Appellate Clinic June 2, 2016

Three Big Wins for MLaw's Child Welfare Appellate Clinic
MLaw Dinner in Tokyo Celebrates Global Reach, Longstanding Ties June 1, 2016

MLaw Dinner in Tokyo Celebrates Global Reach, Longstanding Ties
Michigan Innocence Clinic Files Motion in Case Affected by Detroit Crime Lab June 1, 2016

Michigan Innocence Clinic Files Motion in Case Affected by Detroit Crime Lab
In the Driver's Seat May 31, 2016

In the Driver's Seat
Imran Syed, '11, Named Outstanding Young Lawyer by State Bar of Michigan May 25, 2016

Imran Syed, '11, Named Outstanding Young Lawyer by State Bar of Michigan
Michigan Law Symposium Explores New Approaches to Foster Care May 19, 2016

Michigan Law Symposium Explores New Approaches to Foster Care
Exoneration Imminent for Innocence Clinic Client Lorinda Swain    May 18, 2016

Exoneration Imminent for Innocence Clinic Client Lorinda Swain
Brad M​eltzer, AB '92, to MLaw Grads: Step off the Escalator May 11, 2016

Brad M​eltzer, AB '92, to MLaw Grads: Step off the Escalator
Michigan Law to Host Bergstrom Fellows May 11-13 May 5, 2016

Michigan Law to Host Bergstrom Fellows May 11-13
MLaw Grad Caroline Flynn, '13, to Clerk for Chief Justice Roberts  May 4, 2016

MLaw Grad Caroline Flynn, '13, to Clerk for Chief Justice Roberts
Bestselling Author Brad Meltzer to Deliver Michigan Law's Senior Day Address May 6    April 27, 2016

Bestselling Author Brad Meltzer to Deliver Michigan Law's Senior Day Address May 6
Join Alumni Service Day on April 30 April 26, 2016

Join Alumni Service Day on April 30
Christopher Burke, '00: Enjoying the View from the Bench April 26, 2016

Christopher Burke, '00: Enjoying the View from the Bench
Ramji Kaul, '05, Named Assistant Dean for Career Planning April 25, 2016

Ramji Kaul, '05, Named Assistant Dean for Career Planning
Detroit's Chief Development Officer Speaks About Bringing Back a Distressed City April 21, 2016

Detroit's Chief Development Officer Speaks About Bringing Back a Distressed City
Government Surveillance of Muslim Communities April 21, 2016

Government Surveillance of Muslim Communities
Indigenous Peoples' Struggle for Autonomy and Human Rights in Chiapas, Mexico April 19, 2016

Indigenous Peoples' Struggle for Autonomy and Human Rights in Chiapas, Mexico
Conference Highlights Legal, Regulatory Issues Involved with Driverless Cars April 19, 2016

Conference Highlights Legal, Regulatory Issues Involved with Driverless Cars
MLaw Students Select Prof. Kate Andrias as 2016 L. Hart Wright Award Recipient April 14, 2016

MLaw Students Select Prof. Kate Andrias as 2016 L. Hart Wright Award Recipient
The Challenges and Rewards of Being a Public Defender April 7, 2016

The Challenges and Rewards of Being a Public Defender
Michigan La​w Conf​erence to Explore Legal and Regulatory Issues of Driverless Cars April 6, 2016

Michigan La​w Conf​erence to Explore Legal and Regulatory Issues of Driverless Cars
Tellem, '79, Shares His Path from Politics to the Pistons with MLaw Students April 1, 2016

Tellem, '79, Shares His Path from Politics to the Pistons with MLaw Students
Assessing Health Care Plans Proposed by Trump, Sanders, and Clinton April 1, 2016

Assessing Health Care Plans Proposed by Trump, Sanders, and Clinton
Novelli, '81, Talks Internet, iPhones, and International Trade at MLaw Roundtable March 30, 2016

Novelli, '82, Talks Internet, iPhones, and International Trade at MLaw Roundtable
The State of Public Defense and Indifference to the Indigent March 29, 2016

The State of Public Defense and Indifference to the Indigent
Jamala S. McFadden, '01, and Chandra C. Davis, '02: Kinship Guides Business Partnership March 28, 2016

Jamala S. McFadden, '01, and Chandra C. Davis, '02: Kinship Guides Business Partnership
Learning the Law and Much More With LAWBreaks March 25, 2016

Learning the Law and Much More With LAWBreaks
Shaw Advocates for Less Divisive Supreme Court Nominating Process March 24, 2016

Shaw Advocates for Less Divisive Supreme Court Nominating Process
Salazar Honored with Michigan Law's Distinguished Alumni Award March 21, 2016

Salazar Honored with Michigan Law's Distinguished Alumni Award
Flint Water Crisis Lawsuits Discussed at Michigan Law March 21, 2016

Flint Water Crisis Lawsuits Discussed at Michigan Law
Embrace Opportunities for Government Service, Pogue Panelists Tell MLaw Students March 17, 2016

Embrace Opportunities for Government Service, Pogue Panelists Tell MLaw Students
MLaw Students Assist People Seeking Citizenship During Naturalization Clinic March 16, 2016

MLaw Students Assist People Seeking Citizenship During Naturalization Clinic
Hong Kong: One Country, Two Systems March 15, 2016

Hong Kong: One Country, Two Systems
Philanthropy Awareness Day Shows Private Support Reaches Far and Wide at MLaw March 14, 2016

Philanthropy Awareness Day Shows Private Support Reaches Far and Wide at MLaw
35 Law Student Groups Donate 38,400 Bottles of Water to Flint Residents March 7, 2016

35 Law Student Groups Donate 38,400 Bottles of Water to Flint Residents
Jayne Rizzo Reardon, '83: Leading the Charge for Professional Responsibility Feb. 29, 2016

Jayne Rizzo Reardon, '83: Leading the Charge for Professional Responsibility
Innocent Until Proven Poor Symposium Sheds Light on Inequalities in Legal System Feb. 24, 2016

Innocent Until Proven Poor Symposium Sheds Light on Inequalities in Legal System
Justice McCormack and Judge Levy Discuss Their Roles as Women Judges with MLaw Students Feb. 22, 2016

Justice McCormack and Judge Levy Discuss Their Roles as Women Judges with MLaw Students
Faculty and Students Discuss Justice Scalia's Lasting Influence Feb. 19, 2016

Faculty and Students Discuss Justice Scalia's Lasting Influence
Speakers Address Future of Death Penalty Feb. 12, 2016

Speakers Address Future of Death Penalty
U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez Visits Michigan Law Feb. 10, 2016

U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez Visits Michigan Law
Broderick Johnson, '83, Discusses My Brother's Keeper and Role as Cabinet Secretary Feb. 5, 2016

Broderick Johnson, '83, Discusses My Brother's Keeper and Role as Cabinet Secretary
Record Number of 58 Homicide Defendants Exonerated in 2015 Feb. 3, 2016

Record Number of 58 Homicide Defendants Exonerated in 2015
MLaw's Fred Korematsu Celebration Honors Legacy of Japanese American Civil Rights Leader Feb. 2, 2016

MLaw's Fred Korematsu Celebration Honors Legacy of Japanese American Civil Rights Leader
Journal of Law Reform Symposium to Focus on Death Penalty Feb. 1, 2016

Journal of Law Reform Symposium to Focus on Death Penalty
Detroit Police Department LGBT Liaison Speaks About Role to MLaw Students Jan. 28, 2016

Detroit Police Department LGBT Liaison Speaks About Role to MLaw Students
State Supreme Court Justices: 'We Have to Rule the Right Way, Even if it Means Losing the Next Election' Jan. 26, 2016

State Supreme Court Justices: 'We Have to Rule the Right Way, Even if it Means Losing the Next Election'
Brad Brockmann, '83: Reforming Prisons by Reforming Healthcare Jan. 25, 2016

Brad Brockmann, '83: Reforming Prisons by Reforming Healthcare
Iranian-American Shermin Kruse, '02, to Deliver MLaw's MLK Day Address Jan. 13, 2016

Iranian-American Shermin Kruse, '02, to Deliver MLaw's MLK Day Address
National Lawyers Guild Chapter Honors 2015 Michigan Law Grad Andy Goddeeris Jan. 12, 2016

National Lawyers Guild Chapter Honors 2015 Michigan Law Grad Andy Goddeeris
Human Trafficking Clinic Receives Award for Anti-Trafficking Efforts Jan. 11, 2016​

Human Trafficking Clinic Receives Award for Anti-Trafficking Efforts
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