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Steven Spencer, Wake Forest School of Law Development Officer

Steven Spencer (BA ’94) joins the Wake Forest Law development team

Steven Spencer (BA ’94) has Old Gold and Black running through his veins. His uncle attended Wake Forest as an undergrad and then the Divinity School, and Spencer’s son is named after his Wake Forest college roommate. Continue reading »

Rhonda K. Amoroso (’85) appointed member of N.C. Board of Elections

Chair of the New Hanover County Republican Party, Rhonda K. Amoroso (’85),  has been named to the North Carolina State Board of Elections.

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Emily Munn (JD ’01) and Thomas Sheppard II (’04) help man wrongfully accused of murdering a police officer get charges dropped

After nearly a year and a half in jail, Kareem Hasson Turner is a free man.  Continue reading »

Joy Truluck Scheidt, Assistant Director of Development

Wake Forest Law’s new Assistant Director of Development Joy Scheidt connects with alumni

Fundraising can be done anywhere. So what drew new Assistant Director of Development Joy Scheidt to Wake Forest Law? Continue reading »

Immigration Attorney Steve Garfinkel (’81) opens doors for NASCAR engineers

The annual calendar at Garfinkel Immigration Law looks like it belongs at an accounting firm. There are the other 11 months of the year. And then there’s April.

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Bobby Higdon (’89) works with Kosovars to help them develop rule of law

RALEIGH, N.C. — Jetulla Aliu is on an international journey to build his country’s criminal justice infrastructure, a quest that recently led him to Raleigh. Continue reading »

Alumni Profile: Persistence pays off for Terry Hutchens (’77) and Wake Forest Law

Shortly after graduating from Wake Forest Law, Terry Hutchens’ (MBA ’74, JD ’77) paternal grandmother summoned him to her house to receive his graduation gifts. His grandmother had raised eight children, was accustomed to plain speaking and lived a very simple life. Continue reading »

Kate Barber (’00) and Trent Jernigan (’00) engage in law of attraction

Kate Barber (’00) and Trent Jernigan (’00) were both attracted to Wake Forest Law for its small class sizes and passion among students and faculty. Continue reading »

Family memorializes James C. Berkowitz through Stanley Moot Court Competition best oralist award

In the fall of 1984, Jim Berkowitz was a promising Wake Forest Law student who was in the Washington, D.C., area interviewing for summer associate positions when he got word that he had made it to the quarter final rounds of the Edwin M. Stanley Moot Court Competition. Continue reading »

Alumni work together to improve conditions in Sierra Leone

In 2007, Munje Foh (’08) enrolled in Professor Jennifer Collins’ class on criminal procedure.  In class discussions, Foh often found herself at ideological loggerheads with two of her classmates, Adam Chapman (’08), and his friend, Ryan Bouley (’07), both of whom sat at the back of the class and seemed to pride themselves on taking unpopular positions that often provoked fervent debate. Continue reading »