Spotlight: Tatiana Shirasaki

We Heart Our Students This UW Law graduate student dreams of opening a children's humanitarian immigration clinic.

Activities and Scholarship

Sumudu Atapattu presented “Climate Refugees and Vulnerability: Using Human Rights to Fill the Protection Gap” at the Michigan State University College of Law in March. Atapattu's talk was part of a symposium at the school's Lori E. Talsky Center for Human Rights of Women and Children, “Immigrants’ Rights under International Law.”

Keith Findley participated on the panel "Let's Talk about Probablistic Genotyping" at the Innocence Network Annual Conference, held in San Diego in March.

In March, Asifa Quraishi-Landes presented "How not to talk about Muslim Feminism" at Northwestern University in Qatar.

An article by former faculty member Jonathan Lipson and former student Jennifer Vandermeuse ’11 was cited in a March 22 U.S. Supreme Court opinion involving the authority of bankruptcy courts, Czyzewski v. Jevic Holding Corporation. Their article, “Stern, Seriously: The Article I Judicial Power, Fraudulent Transfers, and Leveraged Buyouts,” appeared in a 2013 issue of Wisconsin Law Review.