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Morris Dees, founder of the Southern Poverty Law Center, gives the keynote address, "With Justice For All," at the Wake Forest University School of Law's annual Public Interest Retreat in the Worrell Professional Center on Friday, Feb. 4, 2011.

Morris Dees tells students to fight for equality

Morris Dees’ soft drawl belies the fire that the founder of the Southern Poverty Law Center still carries for work that befits Wake Forest University’s motto, pro humanitate, or for humanity. Continue reading »

Bob Young is the CEO and founder of Lulu.com and co-founder of Red Hat. (Courtesy of Prosportsblogging.com)

Founder of Lulu.com and co-founder of Red Hat to give keynote at first Journal of Business and Intellectual Property Law’s March 25 symposium

The Wake Forest Journal of Business and Intellectual Property Law, will host its first law and business-oriented symposium, “Creative Capital: Intellectual Property Creation and Venture Capital,” on Friday, March 25. Continue reading »

Schweitzer Fellowships informational program planned for noon Jan. 13

Barbara Heffner, a representative from the Schweitzer Foundation, will give an informational program on the Schweitzer Fellowships at noon Thursday, Jan. 13, in Room 1302.  A light lunch will be served. Continue reading »

Fall 2010 Elder Law Clinic students

Elder Law Clinic News Fall 2010

Read student articles, success stories, and current news updates here.

Southern Poverty Law Center founder to give keynote address at annual Public Interest Retreat on Friday, Feb. 4

Morris Dees, founder of the Southern Poverty Law Center, will give the keynote address, “With Justice For All,” at the Wake Forest University School of Law’s annual Public Interest Retreat. Continue reading »

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Students learn about unusual career paths during 2010 International Law and Practice Panel

The WFU International Law Society and the North Carolina Bar Association International Law and Practice Council sponsored the 2010 International Law and Practice Panel at Wake Forest University School of Law on Nov. 3. Continue reading »

Legal Writing Institute selects law school to hold legal writing workshop on Dec. 3

Wake Forest University School of Law will host a Legal Writing Institute (LWI) workshop from 9 a.m.-6 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 3,  in the Worrell Professional Center. Continue reading »

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Law school welcomes Jon McLamb as assistant dean of development

Jon McLamb’s connection to Wake Forest University goes way back. It also has some interesting twists and turns. Continue reading »

Debate over the legality of human gene patents set for Oct. 21

The Wake Forest University School of Law’s Law and Medicine Society and the Wake Intellectual Property Student Association are hosting “The Gene Patent Debate” at noon on Thursday, Oct. 21, in Room 1302 of the Worrell Professional Center. Continue reading »

Photo of Adjunct Professor David Smith (JD '94) in his office at Kilpatrick Townsend

Pro Bono Project hosts David Smith (’84) to celebrate National Pro Bono Week on Oct. 26

Wake Forest University School of Law’s Pro Bono Project will host David Smith (’84) for a discussion on the importance of pro bono work as part of the second annual National Pro Bono Week to be held Oct. 24-30.

The event is scheduled for noon on Tuesday, Oct. 26, in Room 1312 of the Worrell Professional Center. It is free and open to the public.

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