April 23rd, 2018 | Research | Comments Off
Wake Forest School of Law alumni returned in droves on April 20, 2018, to help recognize and honor the 188 combined years of service of retiring Professors Miles Foy, Ralph Peeples, Charley Rose, George Walker, and Dean Emeritus Bob Walsh.
The “Last Class with Professor Rose” was held in Worrell Professional Center in the morning and a panel discussion with the “Fab Five” professors, with the exception of Professor Walker, was held in the afternoon in Farrell Hall followed by a reception in Worrell. Those unable to attend either or both events can watch the recordings of “The Last Class” and the “Fab 5,” moderated by Dean Suzanne Reynolds (JD ’77).
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September 8th, 2017 | 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 Sept. 8, 2017: Continue reading »
August 11th, 2017 | 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 Aug. 11, 2017: Continue reading »
July 25th, 2017 | Research | Comments Off
Dean Emeritus and Professor Bob Walsh has been selected as this year’s recipient of the A. Sherman Christensen Award, given by the American Inns of Court in recognition of outstanding service and exceptional leadership.
“I was privileged to nominate Bob,” says Tom Comerford Jr. (JD ’74) of Comerford & Britt LLP. “This is quite an honor for Bob and for the Joseph Branch Inn of Court. Please join me in congratulating Bob for this great achievement.” Continue reading »
April 4th, 2011 | Research | Comments Off
Professor of Law and Dean Emeritus, Robert K. Walsh, of the Wake Forest University School of Law was a featured speaker in an international symposium from March 31 through April 2 at Georgetown University Law Center in Washington, D.C. Continue reading »
August 9th, 2010 | Community | Comments Off
Dean Emeritus and Professor of Law Robert K. Walsh of the Wake Forest University School of Law was awarded the Robert J. Kutak Award over the weekend at the American Bar Association’s annual meeting in San Francisco. Continue reading »
April 30th, 2010 | Research | Comments Off
Robert K. Walsh, dean emeritus and professor at the Wake Forest University School of Law, is this year’s recipient of the American Bar Association’s Kutak Award. Read the full story »
April 29th, 2010 | Campus | Comments Off
Each year, the American Bar Association Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar gives its national award, the Robert J. Kutak Award, to the person who “meets the highest standard of professional responsibility and demonstrates substantial achievement towards increased understanding between legal education and the active practice of law.” The award honors the late Robert J. Kutak, a distinguished member of the Section’s governing Council who died suddenly in 1983 after a remarkable career characterized by service to the public and the legal profession.
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March 4th, 2010 | Campus | Comments Off
Dean Emeritus and Professor of Law Robert Walsh has just been elected an Honorary Academic Bencher of the Honorable Society of Inner Temple. The Inner Temple is one of the four Inns of Court in London which educate barristers and then call members to the Bar entitling them to practice. The other Inns are Middle Temple, Gray’s Inn, and Lincoln’s Inn. Every barrister in England and Wales must belong to one of the Inns, which continue supervisory and disciplinary function over their members throughout their careers. Continue reading »
October 20th, 2009 | Community | Comments Off
Professor and Dean Emeritus Robert K. Walsh, the national president of the American Inns of Court, presided at the annual Celebration of Excellence dinner and ceremony at the United States Supreme Court on Saturday, Oct. 17.
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