Jurist

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Meet Lauren Tozzi (JD ’11)

Lauren Tozzi (JD ’11) works in the air enforcement division of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

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Two decades in the pursuit of justice

In 1998, “Saving Private Ryan,” “Armageddon,” “Titanic,” and “There’s Something About Mary” were among the five biggest films of the year, and “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone” was published for the first time in the United States.

It was the same year attorney Mark Rabil began working on the John Robert Hayes case.

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Trial By Comeback

A collegially competitive spirit thrives among Wake Forest Law students. You may hear it most loudly when it comes to oral advocacy.

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Meet David Jones (JD ’11)

A leap of faith took David Jones (JD ’11) more than 2,400 miles away from home. The California native, having never taken in the sweet aroma of a magnolia or the sight of a North Carolina pine, would find himself in a new community that was altogether different from what he had known.

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Meet Bobby Ray Gordon (JD ’86)

For Bobby Ray Gordon (JD ’86), legal education has been the doorway to a career built on decades of service and humanitarian aid.

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Meet Frédéric Joly (LLM ’00)

A different way of life prepared Frédéric Joly (LLM ’00) to bring his career back home. His journey to senior legal counsel for Saint-Gobain Group in Paris, France, started as a mere curiosity – a passion for other legal cultures – and later transformed into a year-long journey at a small school in the foothills of North Carolina.

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Meet Mauricio Zuluaga (LLM ’13) and Catalina Garzon (LLM ’13)

The dream to take his legal studies beyond the borders of Colombia had been something Mauricio Zuluaga (LLM ’13) had carried with him since graduating from Pontificia Universidad Javeriana in 2002.

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Meet Shuya Wang (LLM ’08)

Among the handbags and luggage, the sunglasses and luxury fashion-wear, there stands alone a brand – Louis Vuitton – that Shuya Wang (LL.M. ’08) is tasked to defend.

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Generation Innovation

Alumna Cheslie Kryst (JD/MBA ’17) makes waves on a national platform as the new Miss USA.

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The Jurist is now available online at DigitalNC

Looking for a former roommate, an old trial team photo or a feature about a professor or classmate from the past 25 years?

The Jurist, Wake Forest Law’s alumni magazine, is now available online in its entirety on DigitalNC, a service of the North Carolina Digital Heritage Center. Each publication since the first issue, which was released in the spring of 1971, can be accessed digitally and is searchable, thanks in large part to the efforts of Alan Keely, associate director for Collection Services and Systems for the Wake Forest Law Library, who was instrumental throughout the process, says Jurist Editor Lisa Snedeker.

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