Spotlight: Pro Bono

Spring break at the borderRead how UW Law students used their legal training to help families seeking asylum.

Activities and Scholarship

Sumudu Atapattu’s article, “Climate Change, International Environmental Law Principles and the North-South Divide,” appears in the Summer 2017 edition of Transnational Law & Contemporary Problems, published by University of Iowa College of Law.

Gretchen Viney presented a Continuing Legal Education program, "Giving Bad News to Clients; Real Estate Listing Contract Update," at the June meeting of the Dodge County Bar Association.

Sumudu Atapattu spoke at “International Justice and Sustainable Development,” a symposium organized by the Center for International Sustainable Development Law in Montreal, Quebec. Her talk was titled “Emergence of Sustainable Development Jurisprudence in South Asia.”

Jonathan Scharrer co-authored the chapter "Reimagining and Restoring Justice: Toward a Truth and Reconciliation Process to Transform Violence Against African-Americans in the United States" (with Fania Davis), which was published in the book "Transforming Justice, Lawyers and the Practice of Law" in June.