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Dean Suzanne Reynolds (’77), Professor Shannon Gilreath (’02) tell Asheville Citizen Times SCOTUS decision could become landmark case

Dean Suzanne Reynolds (’77) and Professor Shannon Gilreath (’02) are quoted in the following article originally published by the Asheville Citizen Times here.

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Professor Timothy Davis named Wake Forest Law’s newest academic dean

Professor Timothy Davis will serve as Wake Forest Law’s newest Executive Associate Dean for Academic Affairs. He is the first African American to serve in this role at the law school. Continue reading »

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The Charlotte Observer Q&A: Wake Forest Law dean on what same-sex marriage ruling means for N.C.

The Charlotte Observer’s Tim Funk spoke to Dean Suzanne Reynolds to clarify just what does Friday’s U.S. Supreme Court ruling mean for North Carolina? Does the decision affect magistrates who may cite religious objections to refuse to marry same-sex couples? And will gays and lesbians who marry their partners enjoy the same benefits and rights as other married couples? Continue reading »

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Dean Suzanne Reynolds (JD ’77) receives Renaissance Lawyer Award from the North Carolina Bar Association

Dean Suzanne Reynolds (JD ’77) has received the H. Brent McKnight Renaissance Lawyer Award from the North Carolina Bar Association (NCBA). Continue reading »

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Dean Suzanne Reynolds (’77) gives Charlotte Observer her take on SCOTUS ruling on same-sex marriage

Dean Suzanne Reynolds (’77), an expert in family law, tells The Charlotte Observer that if the U.S. Supreme Court leaves the legality of same-sex marriage up to the states, it will throw the Carolinas into “chaos.” Continue reading »

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The National Law Journal: Dean Suzanne Reynolds (JD ’77) among female deans taking charge

As Interim Dean Suzanne Reynolds (JD ’77) makes the transition to dean in July, The National Law Journal’s Karen Sloan points out that “11 — fully 40 percent — of the 28 deans slated to take over this summer are women — a spike that has not gone unnoticed.” Read the original story here.

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Interim Dean Suzanne Reynolds (’77) featured in National Law Journal about getting top job at Wake Forest Law

Suzanne Reynolds, a professor at Wake Forest University School of Law who has served as interim dean for the past year, is getting a promotion. University leaders this week named her dean, effective on July 1. She is the school’s first woman dean.
“As executive associate dean and interim dean, Suzanne Reynolds has proven herself to be well qualified to lead Wake Forest School of Law,” university President Nathan Hatch said in a written statement. “She is a wonderful mentor and model for our law students, exemplifying the blend of research and practice that distinguishes the school. She has the vision and experience to ensure Wake Forest will continue to set the highest standards in legal education.” Continue reading »

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Suzanne Reynolds (JD ’77) named dean of Wake Forest University School of Law

Suzanne Reynolds (JD ’77) will become the next Dean of the Wake Forest University School of Law, effective July 1. Continue reading »

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Interim Dean Suzanne Reynolds (’77) to moderate ABA North Carolina grassroots meeting on Future of Legal Services on May 27

Interim Dean Suzanne Reynolds (’77) is scheduled to moderate a discussion on “Public Access to the Courts” in the Chief Justice’s Convocation at the American Bar Association North Carolina Grassroots Meeting for the ABA Commission on the Future of the Delivery of Legal Services on Wednesday, May 27, at the N.C. Bar Center in Cary, North Carolina. Continue reading »

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Interim Dean Suzanne Reynolds (’77) discusses legal education and changing legal marketplace with deans of Campbell and Elon law schools

Interim Dean Suzanne Reynolds (’77) participated in North Carolina Bar Association  (NCBA) Continuing Legal Education program,”Strange Days Indeed:  Understanding and Navigating the Changing Legal Marketplace,” on May 14.  Also on the panel entitled, “School Daze: Legal Education and the Changing Legal Marketplace,” were the deans of Campbell University and Elon University law schools.

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