Public Interest

Third annual Public Interest Retreat proves rewarding for students, faculty

The third annual Wake Forest University School of Law Public Interest Retreat was coined a success by students and faculty alike. Continue reading »

Third annual Public Interest Retreat keynote speaker encourages students to become ‘citizen lawyers’

As Francisco M. Negron Jr. took the podium inside the Worrell Professional Center for the third annual Public Interest Retreat on Friday, March 2, 2012, his message was simple: “Do well while doing good.” Continue reading »

Community Law & Business Clinic offers Public Interest Research Fellowships

The Community Law and Business Clinic is offering a limited number of Public Interest Research Fellowships to second-year law students interested in a public interest career.   Continue reading »

National Jurist, preLaw magazines name Wake Forest among best law schools for public interest

The National Jurist and preLaw magazines have named Wake Forest among the nation’s best law schools for public interest. Continue reading »

Students host CommUNITY Cares Day on October 23

Wake Forest University School of Law students are planning a “CommUNITY Cares Day” from  9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Oct. 23, at Kimberley Park Elementary School, 1701 Cherry St., in Winston-Salem. Continue reading »

Public Interest Retreat featuring alumni scheduled for April 9-10

The Wake Forest University School of Law will host a Public Interest Retreat on Friday and Saturday, April 9-10, in the Worrell Professional Center. Continue reading »

Public Interest Retreat featuring alumni postponed to April 9-10

The Wake Forest University School of Law will host a Public Interest Retreat, April 9-10, in the Worrell Professional Center. The event has been postponed from the weekend of Feb. 12-13 due to the inability of some panelists to travel in inclement weather.

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Loan Repayment Assistance available for grads working in public interest jobs

Several years ago, the Wake Forest University School of Law established a Loan Repayment Assistance Program (LRAP) for graduates in the public service/public interest sector.

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Community Law and Business Clinic offers Public Interest Research Fellowship

The Community Law & Business Clinic is accepting proposals from second-year law students who are interested in working in the clinic as a Public Interest Research Fellow. The Public Interest Research Fellowship assists future public interest leaders as they move from school to practice.

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Third-year student Timothy Wyatt receives graduate research award in public-sector aviation issues

Timothy Wyatt (’10) has received the Airport Cooperative Research Program (ACRP) graduate research award in public-sector aviation issues.

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