November 19th, 2014 | Alumni | Comments Off
November 17th, 2014 | Alumni | Comments Off
Joyce Neely (’75) is the owner of RayLen Vineyards & Winery and was featured in the following November 2014 article in Forsyth Woman magazine.
Hearing for Elizabeth K. Dillon (’86) nomination to become a federal judge to be Livestreamed on Thursday, Nov. 13
November 12th, 2014 | Alumni | Comments Off
Federal lawmakers will hold a hearing to review President Barack Obama’s nomination of Salem, Va., attorney Elizabeth Dillon (’86) to the U.S. District Court bench. The U.S. Senate Committee on the Judiciary hearing for her to fill the vacant judgeship in Roanoke is schedule for 11 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 13, in Room 226 of the Dirksen Senate Office Building and will be Livestreamed on the Judiciary website. Obama nominated Dillon in September for the seat vacated by Samuel Wilson, who retired earlier this year. An attorney for 28 years, Dillon is a former Roanoke assistant city attorney and her private practice is made up of trials, appellate work and other state and federal litigation, according to her website.
November 5th, 2014 | Alumni | Comments Off
Jim Roberson (’75) has been elected as Alamance County’s new Superior Court judge. He is currently the county’s chief District Court judge but will now fill the seat left vacant when Rob Johnson retired over the summer. According to a Times-News article, Roberson received 30.5 percent of votes in the Nov. 4, 2014, midterm election. “I appreciate the voters giving me the opportunity to serve in Superior Court,” Roberson told the Times-News. “I’m gratified. We worked very hard in a short period of time. I hope this is an indication of some confidence placed in me by the people. I hope to continue to earn that trust placed in me. ”
November 3rd, 2014 | Alumni | Comments Off
Regan Adamson (’10) has joined Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton’s Winston-Salem office as an associate on the Mergers & Acquisitions and Securities Team in the firm’s Corporate, Finance & Real Estate Department. Continue reading »
October 30th, 2014 | Alumni | Comments Off
University of Oklahoma College of Law professors Jonathan Forman and Donald Bogan (’79) were inducted as Fellows of the American College of Employee Benefits Counsel. This honor recognizes them for their contributions to the advancement of the employee benefits field. Continue reading »
Public Interest Law Organization hosts four public interest lawyers as part of Pro Bono Week activities
October 30th, 2014 | Student Life | Comments Off
Four lawyers, including three alumni, who work under the umbrella of public interest law participated in a panel discussion for students with an interest in public interest careers on Wednesday, Oct. 22, as part of the Pro Bono Week activities.
October 28th, 2014 | Student Life | Comments Off
Wake Forest Law’s newly revived chapter of the North Carolina Advocates for Justice (NCAJ) will host a panel discussion,”What I Wish I Learned in Law School,” at 7 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 10, in the Worrell Professional Center, Room 1310.
October 23rd, 2014 | Alumni | Comments Off
October 13th, 2014 | Research | Comments Off
Wake Forest Law Professor Mark Rabil, director of the law school’s Innocence and Justice Clinic, says this story in the Winston-Salem Journal showcases the clinic’s work and the fact that the outcome is not always as important as the process. Continue reading »