April 18th, 2018 | Student Life | Comments Off
Emily Scotton (JD ’18) has been selected as the recipient of the 2018 Smith Anderson Pro Bono Award for Exceptional Service. The award is given annually to a Wake Forest School of Law student in recognition of outstanding pro bono service to the community and is presented at the school’s special Pro Bono Honor Society dinner. Continue reading »
April 16th, 2018 | Student Life | Comments Off
Four student organizations will address issues surrounding the #MeToo movement, domestic violence, and sexual assault at two separate noon events on Wednesday, April 18, in the Worrell Professional Center. Both events are free and open to the public. Continue reading »
April 12th, 2018 | Student Life | Comments Off
Wake Forest School of Law has for the fifth year in a row won the North Carolina Bar Association’s North Carolina Legal Feeding Frenzy. The 2018 event saw more than 373,018 pounds of food collected — 66,000 more pounds of food than in 2017, according to organizers.
April 9th, 2018 | Research | Comments Off
Professor John Korzen, director of the Appellate Advocacy Clinic, has been chosen to speak at the Wake Forest University chapter of Phi Beta Kappa 2018 ceremony and reception for undergraduates. The event will be held at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, April 10, in the Porter Byrum Welcome Center Auditorium. Continue reading »
March 31st, 2018 | Alumni | Comments Off
Wake Forest School of Law alumni are featured regularly in the media. Following is a roundup of news mentions from March 2018:
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March 26th, 2018 | Research | Comments Off
America’s Town Hall: The American Constitution Society (ACS) and the Federalist Society co-sponsored a debate hosted by the National Constitution Center on whether the First Amendment protects hate speech on Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018, at Old Parkland in Dallas, Texas.
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March 19th, 2018 | Alumni | Comments Off
Daniel Gibson (JD ’15) may have been the youngest practicing attorney in North Carolina when he started working as an associate at Cannon Law in Statesville in September 2015. Continue reading »
March 16th, 2018 | Student Life | Comments Off
The brief written by Blake Stafford (JD ‘17), Matt Cloutier (JD ‘17), and Mia Falzarano (JD ‘17), the law school’s 2017 National Moot Court champions, has earned first place in the National Moot Court Competition’s Scribes Brief Writing Award. Continue reading »
March 9th, 2018 | Research | Comments Off
Wake Forest Law faculty, students and staff are quoted regularly in the media. Following are the media mentions for the week of March 9, 2018: Continue reading »
March 7th, 2018 | Student Life | Comments Off
The following post was written by Matt Breeding (JD ’06), adjunct faculty member and coach of the Wake Forest School of Law American Association for Justice (AAJ) Trial Team, following the annual AAJ Student Trial Advocacy Regional Competition on March 1-4 in Philadelphia.
“Coaching the Wake Forest AAJ trial team is an incredible honor, as it has been for the past 12 years. But coaching this year’s team has been one of the most profoundly impactful experiences of my professional career. Continue reading »