Spotlight: Summer Jobs

Zack Meth We profile Zack Meth, who spent his summer as a legal intern at Alliant Energy in Madison.

Activities and Scholarship

Steve Barkan was appointed to the National Council of Bar Examiners' Editorial Advisory Committee.

Gretchen Viney presented testimony to the Legislative Council Study Committee on Transfer of Structured Settlement Payments in September. Her testimony focused on guardian ad litem work and on structured settlements created for children.

In August, Elizabeth Mertz co-hosted the New Legal Realism 10th Anniversary Conference at University of California-Irvine School of Law. Besides Mertz, moderators and panelists from UW Law School included Alexandra Huneeus, Heinz Klug, Stewart Macaulay, Marsha Mansfield, Thomas Mitchell, and Brad Snyder.

Keith Findley traveled to Oslo, Norway, to present "Wrongful Convictions and the Rise of the Innocence Movement" at the Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson Academy Seminar, held at the House of Literature in August.