Michigan Law Celebrates First Class of MACL Graduates
Nine students who completed Michigan Law’s inaugural Master of Advanced Corporation Law (MACL) program celebrated their graduation on August 10. MACL is the first degree of its kind designed for U.S. and internationally trained lawyers who want to specialize in U.S. corporate and securities law, and gain an international comparative perspective on both.
Professor Jessica Lefort Joins Michigan Law’s Legal Practice Program
Jessica Lefort has joined Michigan Law’s Legal Practice Program as a clinical assistant professor. She will teach Legal Practice Skills I and II and Legal Practice: Writing and Analysis. Lefort previously was an adjunct professor in the program.
Rising 3L Leia Gu Makes the Most of Her Michigan Law Experience
Rising 3L Leia Gu hit the ground running when she first arrived at the Quad. Her interest in law had taken root as an undergraduate at the University of Southern California, prompting her to work as a paralegal following graduation.
Clinical Professor Mira Edmonds Joins Michigan Law Faculty
Mira Edmonds, whose teaching and research interests include sentencing law and policy, prisoner reentry, and the collateral consequences of conviction, has joined Michigan Law as a clinical assistant professor of law. She will teach in the Pediatric Advocacy Clinic (PAC) and the Civil-Criminal Litigation Clinic (CCLC).
Professor Catharine A. MacKinnon Named Woman of Vision by the National Organization for Women