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Feature Stories 2018

Sara Hayat, LLM ’18: “Michigan Law Enriched My Relationship with Law Forever”
June 13, 2018

Sara Hayat, LLM ’18: “Michigan Law Enriched My Relationship with Law Forever”
New Digital Legal Journal on Autonomous Cars Launched by Michigan Law, Mcity, and Michigan Council on Future Mobility at ITS-America
June 6, 2018

New Digital Legal Journal on Autonomous Cars Launched by Michigan Law, Mcity, and Michigan Council on Future Mobility at ITS-America
MLaw Students Examine Legal Training on a Global Stage as Cutler Fellows
June 6, 2018

MLaw Students Examine Legal Training on a Global Stage as Cutler Fellows
ALI Approves Liability Insurance Restatement
May 31, 2018

ALI Approves Liability Insurance Restatement
Kara Brockmeyer, ’92: FCPA Expert Transitions to Private Practice
May 29, 2018

Kara Brockmeyer, ’92: FCPA Expert Transitions to Private Practice
Inaugural Michigan Law Team Competes in Prestigious Vis Moot
May 14, 2018

Inaugural Michigan Law Team Competes in Prestigious Vis Moot
Child Welfare Appellate Clinic Spearheads New Legislation
May 7, 2018

Child Welfare Appellate Clinic Spearheads New Legislation
Kylee Sunderlin, ’13, To Public Interest Students: “I Look Forward to Standing Next to You in the   Trenches”
May 1, 2018

Kylee Sunderlin, ’13, To Public Interest Students: “I Look Forward to Standing Next to You in the Trenches”
Maureen Carroll Chosen for 2018 L. Hart Wright Teaching Award
April 27, 2018

Maureen Carroll Chosen for 2018 L. Hart Wright Teaching Award
Gross’s Blue Jeans Lecture Reminds Students to Be Careful of Who They Pretend to Be
April 25, 2018

Gross’s Blue Jeans Lecture Reminds Students to Be Careful of Who They Pretend to Be
Tribal State Federal Judicial Forum Addresses Difficult Jurisdictional Overlap Issues
April 23, 2018

Tribal State Federal Judicial Forum Addresses Difficult Jurisdictional Overlap Issues
Student Funded Fellowships: For the Students, By the Students
April 19, 2018

Student Funded Fellowships: For the Students, By the Students
Anti-Apartheid Leader, Former Constitutional Court Justice Delivers MLaw Bishop Lecture
April 16, 2018

Anti-Apartheid Leader, Former Constitutional Court Justice Delivers MLaw Bishop Lecture
Pediatric Advocacy Clinic Works to Support a Parent’s Final Act of Love
April 12, 2018

Pediatric Advocacy Clinic Works to Support a Parent’s Final Act of Love
Making an Impact Through the Voting Rights Initiative
April 4, 2018

Making an Impact Through the Voting Rights Initiative
Michigan Innocence Clinic Client Richard Phillips has been Exonerated
March 29, 2018

Michigan Innocence Clinic Client Richard Phillips has been Exonerated
Wen Fa, ’13: Standing Up for Personal Liberties
March 26, 2018

Wen Fa, ’13: Standing Up for Personal Liberties
Pogue Panelists Address Changing Roles of Big Law Firm Associates
March 26, 2018

Pogue Panelists Address Changing Roles of Big Law Firm Associates
LAW Breaks Teaches Real Lawyering
March 22, 2018

LAW Breaks Teaches Real Lawyering
Alumni Mentors Are the Michigan Difference for the Next Generation
March 16, 2018

Alumni Mentors Are the Michigan Difference for the Next Generation
Remembering Professor John Reed
March 13, 2018

Remembering Professor John Reed
MJR&L Symposium: Viewing American Institutions as “Dwelling Places” Can Address Human and Civil Rights Issues
March 7, 2018

MJR&L Symposium: Viewing American Institutions as “Dwelling Places” Can Address Human and Civil Rights Issues
Remembering Professor Whitmore Gray, ‘57
March 6, 2018

Remembering Professor Whitmore Gray, ‘57
Allie Greenleaf Maldonado, ’00: Bringing Michigan into Compliance with ICWA
February 26, 2018

Allie Greenleaf Maldonado, ’00: Bringing Michigan into Compliance with ICWA
Glynn Washington, '96, to Deliver May Senior Day Address
February 23, 2018

Glynn Washington, '96, to Deliver May Senior Day Address
Michigan Law to Offer Master's Degree in Advanced Corporation Law
February 22, 2018

Michigan Law to Offer Master's Degree in Advanced Corporation Law
MJLR Symposium Explores Energy and Environmental Regulation as a Bipartisan Interest February 20, 2018

MJLR Symposium Explores Energy and Environmental Regulation as a Bipartisan Interest
Latham’s Leading Women Series Kicks Off with Microsoft VP Carolyn Frantz, ’00 February 9, 2018

Latham’s Leading Women Series Kicks Off with Microsoft VP Carolyn Frantz, ’00
Michigan Immigration and Labor Law Association Clinic Assists Immigrants Pursuing Citizenship February 7, 2018

Michigan Immigration and Labor Law Association Clinic Assists Immigrants Pursuing Citizenship
Lack of Imagination Has Contributed to Mass Incarceration, Says MLaw MLK Day Speaker January 25, 2018

Lack of Imagination Has Contributed to Mass Incarceration, Says MLaw MLK Day Speaker

Feature Stories 2017

War of words and slavery in modern Brazil December 20, 2017

War of words and slavery in modern Brazil
THE TECH [R]EVOLUTION IN LAW December 19, 2017

The Tech [R]evolution in Law
Michigan Innocence Clinic Client Richard Phillips Granted Bond, Released From Custody After 46 Years  December 14, 2017

Michigan Innocence Clinic Client Richard Phillips Granted Bond, Released From Custody After 46 Years
Maria Gritsenko, LLM ’06, Breaking Gender Barriers in International Arbitration December 8, 2017

Maria Gritsenko, LLM ’06, Breaking Gender Barriers in International Arbitration
Bayrex Marti, ’06: Helping Students Navigate Law School Life December 7, 2017

Michigan Innocence Clinic Client Raymond McCann Exonerated
Bayrex Marti, ’06: Helping Students Navigate Law School Life December 4, 2017

Bayrex Marti, ’06: Helping Students Navigate Law School Life
Michigan Law Graduate Elected to Constitutional Court of Croatia December 4, 2017

Michigan Law Graduate Elected to Constitutional Court of Croatia
1L Encourages Future Students to Gather Experiences Before Law School November 30, 2017

1L Encourages Future Students to Gather Experiences Before Law School
Blue Jeans Lecture Urges Students to Use Their Talents to Help Others November 28, 2017

Blue Jeans Lecture Urges Students to Use Their Talents to Help Others
Michigan Innocence Clinic Seeks Pardon for Client Mark Craighead November 27, 2017

Grads Giving Back: Ronald Kahn, ’73: Serving the Ronald McDonald House of Cleveland
Michigan Innocence Clinic Seeks Pardon for Client Mark Craighead November 21, 2017

Michigan Innocence Clinic Seeks Pardon for Client Mark Craighead
Grads Giving Back: Reena Bajowala, ’05, Turns Outrage into Action November 20, 2017

Grads Giving Back: Reena Bajowala, ’05, Turns Outrage into Action
U.S. Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein Tells MLaw Crowd, “Nobody Dictates What Cases We Take” November 17, 2017

U.S. Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein Tells MLaw Crowd, “Nobody Dictates What Cases We Take”
Nancy Williams, ’81: Giving Back Is Its Own Reward November 13, 2017

Nancy Williams, ’81: Giving Back Is Its Own Reward
Legal Services Corporation Convenes Access to Justice Forum at MLaw November 9, 2017

Legal Services Corporation Convenes Access to Justice Forum at MLaw
GA Lawyer’s Path from Prosecutor to <em>Fortune</em><span id='ms-rterangeselectionplaceholder-start'></span> 100 CEO November 7, 2017

A Lawyer’s Path from Prosecutor to Fortune 100 CEO
Grads Giving Back: Thomas Bean, ’86, Finds His Spark November 6, 2017

Grads Giving Back: Thomas Bean, ’86, Finds His Spark
MLaw Alumni Recognized as U-M Volunteer Leaders October 27, 2017

MLaw Alumni Recognized as U-M Volunteer Leaders
Inspiring Paths Speaker Hardy Vieux, '97: Understanding Marginalization Fuels My Work October 25, 2017

Inspiring Paths Speaker Hardy Vieux, '97: Understanding Marginalization Fuels My Work
Lisa Helem, ’09: Living Her Dream Job at The NLJ October 23, 2017

Lisa Helem, ’09: Living Her Dream Job at The NLJ
Michigan Law Students Participate in Global Young Leaders Forum October 20, 2017

Michigan Law Students Participate in Global Young Leaders Forum
MLaw Students Shaping Their Futures with Summer Internships October 12, 2017

MLaw Students Shaping Their Futures with Summer Internships
3Ls Turn the Quad into Hogwarts for 3L Nannes Challenge October 9, 2017

25 Years at the EPA: Views from the GCs
3Ls Turn the Quad into Hogwarts for 3L Nannes Challenge October 4, 2017

3Ls Turn the Quad into Hogwarts for 3L Nannes Challenge
Jeff Minear, ’82, Offers Insight on Chief Justice’s Responsibilities October 2, 2017

Jeff Minear, ’82, Offers Insight on Chief Justice’s Responsibilities
Constitution Day Speaker Considers Implications of U.S. Supreme Court Calling Out Political Actors September 28, 2017

Constitution Day Speaker Considers Implications of U.S. Supreme Court Calling Out Political Actors
Scholars, Journalists Offer Global Take on Privacy and Free Expression September 26, 2017

Scholars, Journalists Offer Global Take on Privacy and Free Expression
Matthew Andres, ’02, Appointed New Director of Veterans Legal Clinic September 25, 2017

Matthew Andres, ’02, Appointed New Director of Veterans Legal Clinic
Bill Jentes, ’56, and Bill Bogaard, ’65, Named 2017 Distinguished Alumni September 22, 2017

Bill Jentes, ’56, and Bill Bogaard, ’65, Named 2017 Distinguished Alumni
Inaugural Fiza Quraishi Youth Law Fellowship Awarded September 15, 2017

Inaugural Fiza Quraishi Youth Law Fellowship Awarded
Incoming 1Ls Poised to Take on Law School September 14, 2017

Incoming 1Ls Poised to Take on Law School
Michigan Innocence Clinic Client Lamarr Monson Exonerated  August 25, 2017

Michigan Innocence Clinic Client Lamarr Monson Exonerated
Michigan Law Welcomes Early Interview Week Participants August 16, 2017

MLaw Hosts Annual Lutie Lytle Faculty Workshop and Writing Retreat
Michigan Law Welcomes Early Interview Week Participants August 9, 2017

Eve Primus Named 2017 L. Hart Wright Teaching Award Recipient
Michigan Law Welcomes Early Interview Week Participants August 7, 2017

Michigan Law Welcomes Early Interview Week Participants
MLaw Grads Use Equal Justice Works Fellowships to Advocate for Underserved Communities  August 1, 2017

MLaw Grads Use Equal Justice Works Fellowships to Advocate for Underserved Communities
Assistant Professor Nicolas Cornell Joins Michigan Law July 26, 2017

Assistant Professor Nicolas Cornell Joins Michigan Law
Professor Susanne Baer Elected Corresponding Fellow of the British Academy July 24, 2017

Professor Susanne Baer Elected Corresponding Fellow of the British Academy
Michigan Innocence Clinic Client Desmond Ricks Exonerated June 22, 2017

MLaw Young Scholars' Conference Bridges Gaps in the Legal Research Community
Michigan Innocence Clinic Client Desmond Ricks Exonerated June 2, 2017

Michigan Innocence Clinic Client Desmond Ricks Exonerated
Professor James R. Hines Jr. to Receive National Tax Association's Lifetime Achievement Award June 1, 2017

Professor James R. Hines Jr. to Receive National Tax Association's Lifetime Achievement Award
Michigan Innocence Clinic Secures Release of Desmond Hicks May 26, 2017

Michigan Innocence Clinic Secures Release of Desmond Hicks
Lara Finkbeiner, '13: Fulfilling Her Dream of Helping Refugees May 23, 2017

Lara Finkbeiner, '13: Fulfilling Her Dream of Helping Refugees
Senior Day Speakers Celebrate the MLaw Family May 18, 2017

Senior Day Speakers Celebrate the MLaw Family
Chad Readler, ’97, Appointed Acting Assistant Attorney General of the Department of Justice Civil Division May 9, 2017

Chad Readler, ’97, Appointed Acting Assistant Attorney General of the Department of Justice Civil Division
MLaw Adjunct Professor Joan Larsen Nominated to Sixth Circuit  May 8, 2017

MLaw Adjunct Professor Joan Larsen Nominated to Sixth Circuit
Michigan Innocence Clinic Client Marwin McHenry Released May 4, 2017

Michigan Innocence Clinic Client Marwin McHenry Released
Big Law Myth Busters: Pogue Panelists Debunk Private Practice Misconceptions May 2, 2017

Big Law Myth Busters: Pogue Panelists Debunk Private Practice Misconceptions
International Dignitaries and MLaw Students Develop Guidelines on Refugee Protections April 27, 2017

International Dignitaries and MLaw Students Develop Guidelines on Refugee Protections
Top Prosecutors Discuss 30 Years of Environmental Crimes at Recent ELPP Conference April 19, 2017

Top Prosecutors Discuss 30 Years of Environmental Crimes at Recent ELPP Conference
3L Dana Leib Awarded 2017 Skadden Fellowship April 11, 2017

3L Dana Leib Awarded 2017 Skadden Fellowship
U-M Law School Student Named to Prestigious Luce Scholar Program April 10, 2017

U-M Law School Student Named to Prestigious Luce Scholar Program
MLaw Students Examine the Future of International Law as Cutler Fellows April 3, 2017

MLaw Students Examine the Future of International Law as Cutler Fellows
MLaw's Student Funded Fellowships Auction: Silly for a Serious Purpose March 31, 2017

MLaw's Student Funded Fellowships Auction: Silly for a Serious Purpose
Defense Attorney Michael Tigar Talks Ethics, Professional Responsibility, and Controversy March 30, 2017

Defense Attorney Michael Tigar Talks Ethics, Professional Responsibility, and Controversy
Philanthropy Awareness Day: Understanding the Ways Private Support Makes a Difference March 29, 2017

Philanthropy Awareness Day: Understanding the Ways Private Support Makes a Difference
Alan Kahn, '01: Making Public Service a Career Possibility for Students March 27, 2017

Alan Kahn, '01: Making Public Service a Career Possibility for Students
LAWBreaks Means Law Immersion for Students March 27, 2017

MLaw's Environmental Law and Policy Conference to Discuss 30 Years of Environmental Crimes Prosecution
LAWBreaks Means Law Immersion for Students March 20, 2017

LAWBreaks Means Law Immersion for Students
Executive Orders on Travel and Immigration Create a Far-from-Ordinary Semester in Michigan Law's Civil Rights Litigation Clearinghouse March 16, 2017

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 March 14, 2017

U.S. Attorney Barbara McQuade,'91, to Join University of Michigan Law School
Matt Gregory, '14, Receives Clerkship with Justice Anthony Kennedy Feb. 27, 2017

Matt Gregory, '14, Receives Clerkship with Justice Anthony Kennedy
Lip-Syncing and an Absence of Blue Jeans Highlight Professor Krier's Blue Jeans Lecture Feb. 20, 2017

Lip-Syncing and an Absence of Blue Jeans Highlight Professor Krier's Blue Jeans Lecture
U-M Board of Regents Reappoints Dean Mark West for Second Term Feb. 17, 2017

U-M Board of Regents Reappoints Dean Mark West for Second Term
Korematsu Day Commemoration Considers Internment's Parallels to Trump's Immigration Ban Feb. 03, 2017

Korematsu Day Commemoration Considers Internment's Parallels to Trump's Immigration Ban
Michigan Innocence Clinic Client Lamarr Monson Released after Judge Orders New Trial Feb. 02, 2017

Michigan Innocence Clinic Client Lamarr Monson Released after Judge Orders New Trial
Justices Sonia Sotomayor and Susanne Baer, '93, Stress the Importance of Diverse Communities during U-M Visit Jan. 31, 2017

Justices Sonia Sotomayor and Susanne Baer, '93, Stress the Importance of Diverse Communities during U-M Visit
MLK Day Speaker Beydoun: Have the Energy and the Proactive Spirit to Take Part Jan. 20, 2017

MLK Day Speaker Beydoun: Have the Energy and the Proactive Spirit to Take Part
One Alum's Role in Mapping International Investment Treaties Jan. 9, 2017

One Alum's Role in Mapping International Investment Treaties