Media Roundup for the week of Sept. 8, 2017

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Wake Forest Law faculty, students and staff are quoted regularly in the media. Following are the media mentions for the week of Sept. 8, 2017:

Wake Forest claims top marks again

North Carolina Lawyers Weekly

Sept. 8

For several examinations now, Charlotte School of Law officials have vowed that more focused preparation, “revamped curriculums,”…

Passing the bar: How N.C. law schools stacked up in July

Triangle Business Journal

Sept. 7

Wake Forest University School of Law, Duke University School of Law and Campbell Law School have taken the top three spots, respectively, when it comes to overall passage rates for the July 2017 North Carolina Bar Exam.

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Robert K. Walsh to Receive the American Inn of Court 2017 A. Sherman Christensen Award


Sept. 6

Robert Walsh is Dean Emeritus and Professor of Law at Wake Forest University School of Law, a position he has held since 2007. He served the law school as dean from 1989 to 2007. He has also taught at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock School of Law and Villanova Law School. Before joining Wake Forest University, Walsh was in private practice at Friday, Eldredge & Clark in Little Rock, where he was a partner in the litigation department. Early in his career, Walsh was an associate at the firm of McCutchen, Black, Verleger & Shea in Los Angeles.


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