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CCHR announces 2018 Summer Fellows

The Center for Civil and Human Rights has awarded its 2018 Summer Fellowships in support of Notre Dame law students pursuing public interest work
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NDLS hosts moot court tournament for religious freedom

The Notre Dame Law School Moot Court Board recently hosted its Second Annual National Appellate Advocacy Tournament for Religious Freedom. Ten moot court teams from across the country participated in...

The Class of 2015: Year of the Volunteer

p(image-right). !/assets/165008/100x/finelli_1.jpg(finelli_1)! When Alisa Finelli, JD ’15, learned that she had won the national Pro Bono Award from the Super Lawyers rating service, she was grateful for the recognition the...

Nine Public Interest Summer Scholarships Awarded

Nine students were awarded public interest summer scholarships from the Women’s Legal Forum, Asian Law Student’s Association, and the Environmental Law Society. Seven scholarships were funded by the Women’s Legal...

Trial Advocacy Team Wins AAJ Regionals, Advances to Semifinals

p(image-right). !/assets/162347/100x/aaj_trial_team_web.jpg(aaj_trial_team_web)! The Law School’s AAJ national team advanced to the final four of the American Association of Justice National Student Trial Advocacy Competition in Pittsburgh this past weekend. In...

Laura Wolk Awarded Two Prestigious Scholarships

p(image-right). !/assets/160885/100x/lardy_scholarship_story_photo_dean_with_laura_news.jpg(lardy_scholarship_story_photo_dean_with_laura_news)! The Peter Lardy Memorial Fellowship for the 2015-2016 academic year is being awarded to 2L Laura Wolk, according to Dean Nell Jessup Newton.

Law School Names 2015 Thomas L. Shaffer Public Interest Fellows

p(image-right). !/assets/158373/100x/img_1883.jpg(Audra Passinault and Jessica Binzoni)! Dean Nell Jessup Newton named Jessica A. Binzoni and Audra Passinault this week the 2015 Thomas L. Shaffer Public Interest Fellows. The third-year law...

NDLS Team Wins National Moot Court Tourney

After four rounds of competition, NDLS students Sarah Gallo and Patrick Duffey (with Jae Kim on the brief) were declared the winners of the National Religious Freedom Moot Court Competition...

Notre Dame Law in D.C. Set for Spring Launch

p(image-right). !/assets/109923/laybold.jpg(laybold)! Janet Laybold Assistant Dean for Graduate and Strategic Initiatives The Law School is launching a Notre Dame Law in D.C. externship program for Spring 2015 and Spring 2016,...