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Lauren Emery ('16) and Alexis Iffert ('16)

Lauren Emery (’16) wins 43rd annual George K. Walker Moot Court Competition

Lauren Emery (’16)  won the 43rd annual George K. Walker Moot Court Competition final round held at Wake Forest University School of Law on Thursday, April 17. Continue reading »

Interim Dean Suzanne Reynolds ('77)

Interim Dean Suzanne Reynolds (’77) to recieve Renaissance Lawyer Award from N.C. Bar Association

The North Carolina Bar Association (NCBA) Board of Governors has voted unanimously to award the H. Brent McKnight Renaissance Lawyer Award to interim Dean Suzanne Reynolds (’77). The award will be presented at the NCBA Annual Meeting on June 19 in Asheville, N.C. Catharine Arrowood (BA ’73, JD ’76), partner at Parker Poe and president of the NCBA, will present the award to Dean Reynolds. Arrowood received the award in 2011. Continue reading »

Annual PILO auction to be held online for the first time beginning Jan. 29 – Feb. 4

Live auction scheduled for Thursday, Feb. 5, in Worrell Professional Center

The Wake Forest Law annual Public Interest Law Organization (PILO) Auction is set for 4 p.m on Thursday, Feb. 5, in the Worrell Professional Center, Room 1312. An online auction will begin Thursday, Jan. 29, and extend through Wednesday, Feb. 4, at 5 p.m (EST). The online auction can be accessed here.
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Professor John Knox

Professor John Knox to participate in N.C. Journal of International Law and Commercial Regulation Symposium on Friday, Jan. 30

Professor John Knox will speak at  the N.C. Journal of International Law and Commercial Regulation Symposium on Friday, Jan. 30, at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Law School. Continue reading »

Susan Sparks (’87) to deliver the 2015 Carolyn M. Parker Memorial Preaching/Teaching Lectures Jan. 31-Feb. 1

LEXINGTON, N.C. — Susan Sparks (’87), a pastor, comedian and lawyer, will deliver the 2015 Carolyn M. Parker Memorial Preaching/Teaching Lectures on Saturday, Jan. 31, and Sunday, Feb. 1,  at First Baptist Church, West Third Avenue, in Lexington. Continue reading »

Associate Professor of Law Tanya Marsh

Professor Tanya Marsh elected to The American Law Institute

Professor Tanya Marsh is among 26 new members elected to The American Law Institute (ALI) on Tuesday, Jan. 27. According to ALI, this group includes highly accomplished individuals from 15 states and the District of Columbia. Continue reading »

Journal of Business and Intellectual Property Law to host ‘IP Strategy in the Digital Age’ symposium Friday, Feb. 6

The Wake Forest Law Journal of Business and Intellectual Property Law will host its 2015 symposium, “IP Strategy in the Digital Age,” beginning at 8:30 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 6, in the Worrell Professional Center, Room 1312. The symposium is co-sponsored by Kilpatrick Townsend. Continue reading »

BLSA to host 30th annual Scholarship Banquet on Friday, Feb. 13

The Wake Forest Black Law Students Association (BLSA) will host its 30th annual Scholarship Banquet on Friday, Feb. 13, 2015 at the Milton Rhodes Center for the Arts.  Continue reading »

Professor Christine Nero Coughlin

Professor Chris Coughlin to participate in ‘Ebola: At Home & Abroad’ symposium set for Feb. 12-13 at Wake Forest

Professor Christine Nero Coughlin, director of Wake Forest Law’s Legal Analysis, Writing and Research Program, is among the panelists scheduled for the “Ebola: At Home And Abroad” symposium set for  7 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. Feb. 12-13 in the Kulynych Auditorium of the Byrum Welcome Center at Wake Forest University. The symposium is sponsored by the WFU Biology Department. Continue reading »

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Winston-Salem ranks No. 2 among most affordable U.S. cities

Winston-Salem was No. 2 among a list of the top 10 affordable cities in a ranking by an online publication, although local officials said they doubted the ranking would make that much difference in their efforts to market the city. Continue reading »

Wake Forest Law students participate in annual Martin Luther King Day of Service project

The Phi Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. provided clothes, food and education to the community for its annual Martin Luther King Day of Service project Monday. Continue reading »