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Wake Forest School of Law reschedules 40-Hour Superior Court Civil Action (MSC) mediation training for Spring 2018

Wake Forest School of Law will hold a 40-hour Superior Court Civil Action (MSC) training program from Tuesday, Feb. 27, through Saturday, March 3, 2017.  The program runs each day from 8:30 a.m to 6:30 p.m.

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Drake Law Professor Melissa Weresh (BA ’89) to speak to Wake Forest School of Law faculty, students

Wake Forest School of Law will host visiting distinguished scholar, Professor Melissa Weresh (BA ’89) of Drake University Law School on Thursday, Sept. 14, and and Friday, Sept. 15 thanks in part to a grant from the Association of Legal Writing Directors.

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Media Roundup for the week of Sept. 8, 2017

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: Continue reading »

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Children’s Law Center hosts annual Birthday Blast fundraiser on Thursday, Sept. 14

The Children’s Law Center of Central North Carolina will host its annual Birthday Blast on Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017.  The fundraising event will be held at The Millennium Center in downtown Winston-Salem and feature musical guest The Unbroken Circle, a multi-generation string band of Wake Forest University. Wake Forest School of Law’s Child Advocacy Clinic has been part of the Children’s Law Center of Central North Carolina since its inception in 1996.

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Wake Forest School of Law graduates have highest bar passage rate among North Carolina law schools

Wake Forest School of Law graduates had the highest overall bar passage rate (which includes repeaters) at 86 percent among North Carolina law schools for the North Carolina bar exam in July 2017. That’s compared with a state overall passage rate of 62 percent, according to the North Carolina Board of Law Examiners.

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Wake Forest School of Law welcomes JD Class of 2020, international students

Wake Forest School of Law’s newest students for the 2017-18 academic year include 152 JDs and 28 international students from 15 countries, including Ukraine, Brazil, China, Mongolia, Saudi Arabia, Kosovo, Nigeria, England, Lithuania, Italy, Turkey and Japan, across four programs —  LL.M., SJD, Two-Year JD and Visiting International Researcher (VIR).

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Media Roundup for the week of Sept. 1, 2017

Wake Forest Law faculty, students and staff are quoted regularly in the media. Following are the media mentions for the week of Sept. 1, 2017:

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Media Roundup for the week of Aug. 26, 2017

Wake Forest Law faculty, students and staff are quoted regularly in the media. Following are the media mentions for the week of Aug. 26, 2017: Continue reading »

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Professor Andrew Verstein to be featured speaker at Yale Center Beijing discussion

Wake Forest Law Professor Andrew Verstein will travel to Beijing, China, to be a featured speaker in Yale Center Beijing’s discussion, “Financial Innovation and Regulation,” on Friday, Aug. 25, 2017. Continue reading »

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Media Roundup for the week of Aug. 18, 2017

Wake Forest Law faculty, students and staff are quoted regularly in the media. Following are the media mentions for the week of Aug. 18, 2017: Continue reading »