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Meet Ashley Collette (JD ’19)

Ashley Collette (JD ’19) talks about her summer position at the National Center for Lesbian Rights and her decision to attend Wake Forest School of Law.

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Meet Matt Welch (JD ’19)

Matt Welch (JD ’19) talks about his summer positions at multiple law firms this summer. He also talks about his decision to attend Wake Forest School of Law.

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Meet Zakiya Clemons (JD ’19)

Zakiya Clemons (JD ’19) talks about her summer position in the enforcement division of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB). She also talks about her decision to attend Wake Forest School of Law.

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Meet Brooke Driver (JD ’19)

Brooke Driver (JD ’19) talks about her second-year law school summer position at Red Hat. She also talks about her decision to attend Wake Forest School of Law.

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Professor Mark Hall presents study on Affordable Care Act (ACA) stabilization at Brookings Institution

The Affordable Care Act (ACA), through the individual health insurance markets, provided coverage for millions of Americans who could not get health insurance coverage through their employer or public programs. However, recent actions taken by the federal government, including Congress’s repeal of the individual mandate penalty, have led to uncertainty about market conditions for 2019. Market stabilization is currently the most critical regulatory issue that public policy officials are facing under the private insurance component of the ACA.

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Two Wake Forest Law alumni inducted into NCBA General Practice Hall of Fame

The North Carolina Bar Association (NCBA) inducted three new members of the General Practice Hall of Fame on June 21, 2018, at the NCBA Annual Meeting Awards Dinner in Wilmington.

They are two Wake Forest University School of Law alumni — Wesley Bailey  (BA’ 54, LLB ’55) of Winston-Salem and J. Gary Vannoy (BA ’62, LLB ’64) of North Wilkesboro — and Nancy Black Norelli of Charlotte.

The Hall of Fame was established by the NCBA General Practice Section in 1989. With the addition of the following three inductees, 160 exemplary North Carolina attorneys are now members of the Hall of Fame. Continue reading »

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Meet Gabriela Mejias (JD ’19)

Gabriela Mejias (JD ’19) talks about her summer position at the New York County Defender Services. She also talks about her decision to attend Wake Forest School of Law.

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Meet Benny Enemchukwu (JD ’20)

Benny Enemchukwu (JD ’20) talks about his summer positions at the City of Winston-Salem City Attorney’s Office and the Forsyth County Public Defender’s Office. He also talks about his decision to attend Wake Forest School of Law.

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Leah Hermiller (JD ’14) receives Charles F. Blanchard Outstanding Young Lawyer Award

Leah Hermiller (JD ’14) is among three members of the Young Lawyers Division of the North Carolina Bar Association (NCBA) to receive awards during the 2018 NCBA Annual Meeting in Wilmington.

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Alumni in the News for June 2018

Wake Forest School of Law alumni are featured regularly in the media. Following is a roundup of news mentions from June 2018: Continue reading »