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Office of Career and Professional Development welcomes Alvita Eason Barrow as new assistant director

Alvita Eason Barrow has joined the Office of Career & Professional Development at Wake Forest Law as assistant director. Continue reading »

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Wake Forest Law Review presents ‘Relationship-Centered Health Care: Implications for Law and Ethics’ on Friday, Oct. 24

The Wake Forest Law Review will host its Fall 2014 symposium, “Relationship-Centered Health Care: Implications for Law and Ethics,” beginning at 8:30 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 24, in the Z. Smith Reynolds Library Auditorium. The symposium is co-sponsored by the Wake Forest Center for Bioethics, Health and Society.

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WFU Law School hosts inaugural Teen Court Academy for area high school students on Saturday, Sept. 6

The Teen Court Academy will hold a training session for interested law and high school students at the Wake Forest School of Law on Saturday, Sept. 6. The four-hour event is scheduled to start at 10 a.m. in Room 1309 in the Worrell Professional Center. Continue reading »

John Robinson presents a ‘One-Man Play: Clarence Darrow’ on Thursday, Sept. 25

John Robinson, a retired teacher in Winston-Salem, will perform stories of Clarence Darrow’s struggles and triumphs as a Chicago lawyer in a one-man play at Wake Forest Law. The event will be held from 4-6 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 25, in Room 1312 of the Worrell Professional Center followed by a reception. Continue reading »

Wake Forest Law recognized by Law Street Media in rankings for four specialty law programs

Wake Forest Law was recognized for many if its specialty law programs in a recent release from Law Street Media.  Of the five specialty programs Law Street Media studied, Wake Forest Law was ranked in four of them – Entertainment Law, Healthcare Law, Intellectual Property Law, and Environmental & Energy Law. Continue reading »

Mayors Allen Joines and Nancy Vaughan to discuss a ‘Tale of Two Cities’ Monday, Sept. 8

Mayors Allen Joines of Winston-Salem and Nancy Vaughan of Greensboro will discuss a “Tale of Two Cities” from 3 to 5 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 8, in Room 1308 of the Worrell Professional Center.  The event is open to all faculty, staff and students. Continue reading »

The Class of 2017 is helping out the Winston-Salem community this week by volunteering with Habitat of Humanity of Forsyth County. Each of the four sections of new JD students will spend a morning or afternoon on Wednesday, Aug. 20, and Thursday, Aug. 21, along with faculty members and law school administrators, working to improve Habitat homes in the area of 14th and Cherry streets.

Wake Forest Law welcomes new JD, Master of Studies in Law and international students for 2014-15 academic year

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — The Wake Forest University School of Law welcomed its newest juris doctor (JD), Master of Studies in Law (MSL) and international students for the 2014-15 academic year beginning Friday, Aug. 15. Continue reading »

Journal of Business and Intellectual Property Law announces 2014-15 staff

The Wake Forest Journal of Business and Intellectual Property Law has announced its new student members for the 2014-2015 academic school year. Continue reading »

Master of Studies in Law (MSL) program featured in PreLaw magazine

Wake Forest Law is featured in the article, “The one-year legal-education option,” in the August 2014 issue of PreLaw magazine. The article profiles the MSL (Master of Studies in Law) degree program citing its application to careers including health care administrators, librarians, educators, scientists, and engineers among others. The article points out how many professions intersect with the law, and how a one-year MSL degree gives a person a solid foundation of understanding the law to excel in various careers. Continue reading »

Newest group of international students hail from nearly a dozen countries

Wake Forest Law welcomed its newest group of international students during Orientation, which began Monday, Aug. 11.
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