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Dean’s Distinguished Lecturer Harvard Professor David Wilkins entertained, informed students

Wake Forest Law welcomed Harvard University Professor David Wilkins to deliver the Dean’s Distinguished Lecture on March 1, 2017. With charisma and enthusiasm, Professor Wilkins entertained and informed students, faculty and staff members during his presentation “Legal Careers in the Global Age of More for Less: What You Need to Know to Survive and Thrive in Legal Profession 3.0.” Continue reading »

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Harvard Law Professor David Wilkins to present Dean’s Distinguished Lecture on Wednesday, March 1

Professor David Wilkins will deliver the Dean’s Distinguished Lecture, “Legal Careers in the Global Age of More for Less: What You Need to Know to Survive and Thrive in Legal Profession 3.0,” at noon on Wednesday, March 1, 2017, in the Worrell Professional Center, Room 1312.

There will be a reception for students, faculty and alumni at 4:30 p.m. in the Law Commons.

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Duke Law Professor Katharine T. Bartlett to present Dean’s Distinguished Lecture on Wednesday, Jan. 20

Professor Katharine T. Bartlett will present the Dean’s Distinguished Lecture, “Discrimination by Customers,” at noon on Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2016, in the Worrell Professional Center, Room 1312. Professor Bartlett, A. Kenneth Pye Professor of Law, served as dean of Duke Law School from 2000-2007. Continue reading »

University of Chicago Law Professor Eric Posner to present Dean’s Distinguished Lecture on Thursday, April 2

Professor Eric Posner will present the Dean’s Distinguished Lecture at noon on Thursday, April 2, 2015, at in the Worrell Professional Center, Room 1312. Professor Posner is the Kirkland and Ellis Distinguished Service Professor of Law and Arthur and Ester Kane Research Chair at the University of Chicago.
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Professor Akhil Amar, Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science at Yale University

Yale Law Professor Akhil Amar gives insight into unwritten value of American Constitution as the Dean’s Distinguished Lecture

Professor Akhil Amar, Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science at Yale University and author of “America’s Unwritten Constitution: The Precedents and Principles We Live By,”  gave the Dean’s Distinguished Lecture on Tuesday, April 15, 2014.

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Yale University Law Professor Akhil Amar to present Dean’s Distinguished Lecture on April 15

Professor Akhil Amar, Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science at Yale University, will present the Dean’s Distinguished Lecture at 12:00 p.m. on Tuesday, April 15, in the Worrell Professional Center, Room 1312. His presentation will follow with a book signing for his most recent book, “America’s Unwritten Constitution: The Precedents and Principles We Live By.”

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‘Targeted Killings Beyond Borders: An International Law Perspective’ topic of Dean’s Distinguished Lecture on Thursday, Oct. 6

“Targeted Killings Beyond Borders: An International Law Perspective” is the topic of this fall’s Dean’s Distinguished Lecture that will feature Philip Alston, the John Norton Pomeroy Professor of Law at New York University Law School. Continue reading »