Appellate Advocacy Clinic

John Byron (’11) Argues in U.S. Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals

John Byron (’11) argued to the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, in Richmond, Va., on Friday, Sept. 24, as part of the law school’s Appellate Advocacy Clinic.  The Fourth Circuit decides federal appeals from five states, including North Carolina.  The Clinic represents Danny Keith Thomas in the case of United States v. Thomas. Continue reading »

Appellate Clinic wins Industrial Commission Appeal

The Full Commission of the North Carolina Industrial Commission recently ruled in favor of the Wake Forest University School of Law Appellate Advocacy Clinic, in the case of David Crump and Sharon L. Crump v. N.C. Dept. of Health and Human Services.  The Full Commission is a group of appellate judges who review decisions by trial judges in the Industrial Commission, which has jurisdiction over state tort and workers compensation claims. Continue reading »

Will Morgan (’10) makes history in front of the N.C. Industrial Commission

Will Morgan (’10) made history on Thursday, May 6, in Raleigh with his argument before the “Full Commission” of the North Carolina Industrial Commission.

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Alumna argues in U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit

Sarah Nichols Copeland (’08) recently argued to a panel of judges in the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, in the case of United States v. Saucedo, Case Number 08-40186.

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Governor welcomes alumni to Executive Mansion

From the steps in the foyer of the N.C. Executive Mansion, Gov. Beverly Perdue welcomed the Wake Forest School of Law into the stately Victorian home. Continue reading »

Clinic students serve real-world clients

Our clinics integrate study, practice and hands-on experience, and they help develop great lawyers. Keep reading to find out what’s new at each one. Continue reading »

Appellate Clinic hears case involving NFL while visiting U.S. Supreme Court

Earlier this month, the Appellate Advocacy Clinic made its annual trip to the United States Supreme Court in Washington, D.C. While there, clinic students observed oral arguments, toured the courthouse, and met privately with Clerk of Court General William Suter.

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Appellate Clinic Wins Fourth Circuit Appeal

The United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit has ruled in favor of an Appellate Advocacy Clinic client, in the case of Bostick v. Stevenson, in a unanimous published opinion decided Dec.17.

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Daniel Vandergriff argues in Fourth Circuit

Third-year law student Daniel Vandergriff argued an appeal in the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit in the case of Bostick v. Stevenson on Friday, Oct. 30.

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Pro Bono Committee celebrates National Pro Bono Week with first Clinic Hop

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