Monica Hall '05 appointed Jefferson County District Attorney

NBC 15

Posted Jul 6, 2020 by Law School News

Proposal would add statue of Vel Phillips '51 at Wisconsin capitol

The Capital Times

Posted Jul 1, 2020 by Law School News

As a Bronx Defender, David Feige '91 helped launch the bail fund movement

The New Yorker

Posted Jun 29, 2020 by Law School News

Pandemic brings chance to rethink juvenile detention in Dane County; Ken Streit and Everett Mitchell '10 weigh in

The Capital Times

Posted Jun 29, 2020 by Law School News

Kathryn Conyers '09 opens New Orleans bakery to celebrate Black entrepreneurship and culinary heritage

Tennessean

Posted Jun 26, 2020 by Law School News

Remembering Bella Sobah '20: "She was the greatness in all of us"

Posted Jun 26, 2020 by Law School News

UW Law School mourns the loss of Bella Sobah '20

Madison 365

Posted Jun 23, 2020 by Law School News

Sherri Ann Charleston '12 named chief diversity and inclusion officer at Harvard

Harvard Gazette

Posted Jun 22, 2020 by Law School News

Kelliann Blazek '14 discusses her role as head of Wisconsin's Office of Rural Prosperity

Wisconsin State Journal

Posted Jun 20, 2020 by Law School News

As she turns 101, Cody Splitt '49 looks back on a life of service

Wisconsin Lawyer

Posted Jun 19, 2020 by Law School News

Former Governor Tommy G. Thompson '66 to serve as UW System Interim President

University of Wisconsin System Board of Regents President Andrew S. Petersen today announced that former Governor Tommy G. Thompson has agreed to serve as UW System Interim President effective July 1. The decision comes after consultation Thursd ...

University of Wisconsin System News

Posted Jun 19, 2020 by Law School News

Joe Diedrich '17 co-authored brief on behalf of plaintiffs in Supreme Court LGBTQ case

Husch Blackwell News

Posted Jun 17, 2020 by Law School News

Half a century ago, Lloyd Barbee '56 fought to end police brutality

Madison.com

Posted Jun 16, 2020 by Law School News

University of Washington law dean Mario Barnes (LL.M. '04) applauds state's emergency diploma privilege decision

Law.com

Posted Jun 16, 2020 by Law School News

Rep. Chris Taylor '95 appointed to Dane County Circuit Court bench

Channel 3000

Posted Jun 12, 2020 by Law School News

Burton Natarus '60, former downtown Chicago alder, dies at 86

CBS Chicago

Posted Jun 11, 2020 by Law School News

Stanley Woodard '77 helps lead Public Defenders for Racial Justice rally in Madison

Wisconsin State Journal

Posted Jun 9, 2020 by Law School News

Kori Ashley '12 named judge in Milwaukee County

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Posted Jun 9, 2020 by Law School News

In Chicago, Rachel Arfa '06 named commissioner of mayor's Office for People with Disabilities

CBS Chicago

Posted Jun 9, 2020 by Law School News

The Hon. Rev. Everett Mitchell '10: If we want our children to live, and live in a just society, we can't continue to add to their trauma

Wisconsin Public Radio

Posted Jun 8, 2020 by Law School News

Addressing racism's toll: Michelle Goodwin (LL.M. '00) writes about her Minneapolis experience

Ms. Magazine

Posted Jun 3, 2020 by Law School News

Mario White '08 appointed as Dane County judge

Wisconsin Law Journal

Posted Jun 2, 2020 by Law School News

Incoming leader Cheryl Daniels '85 prepares to join State Bar's first all-women team

Madison.com

Posted May 17, 2020 by Law School News

Former USAID director Mark Green '87 discusses the pandemic, foreign aid, Trump's policies

NPR

Posted May 15, 2020 by Law School News

Scientist for federal government files a whistleblower complaint; his attorney Debra Katz '84 discusses

NPR

Posted May 6, 2020 by Law School News

Rick Raemisch '88: Releasing inmates is essential for protecting inmates, officers and communities from COVID-19

Newsweek

Posted May 4, 2020 by Law School News

From linebacker to lawyer: Jason Meehan '19 named Defensive Player of the Decade

St. Louis Today

Posted May 4, 2020 by Law School News

Shalanda Baker (LL.M. '12): Vulnerable populations are on the losing end of too many decisions in health care

Boston Globe

Posted Apr 30, 2020 by Law School News

State bar president-elect post goes to Cheryl Daniels '85

State Bar of Wisconsin

Posted Apr 28, 2020 by Law School News

50 years ago, Gaylord Nelson '42 founded Earth Day and changed the way we look at the world

Wisconsin Alumni Association

Posted Apr 22, 2020 by Law School News

They met in a UW Law class, and went on to help pass the nation's first unemployment compensation law

The Washington Post

Posted Apr 20, 2020 by Law School News

Gerardo Alcazar '06 brings a creative approach to his products liability practice

Minnesota Lawyer

Posted Apr 16, 2020 by Law School News

Aissa Olivarez: Legal protection for detained immigrants more important than ever during pandemic

Wisconsin State Journal

Posted Apr 15, 2020 by Law School News

Kelliann Blazek '14 to lead Wisconsin's new Office of Rural Prosperity

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Posted Apr 15, 2020 by Law School News

Iris Christensen '90: How lawyers can help clients in nursing homes and assisted living facilities

Wisconsin Lawyer

Posted Apr 9, 2020 by Law School News

James Peterson '98 to keynote at UW Law School's virtual commencement

The Honorable James D. Peterson will deliver a video-recorded keynote address for the University of Wisconsin Law School’s Class of 2020 virtual commencement ceremony . Chief Judge James Peterson UW Law School joined UW-Madison i ...

Posted Apr 6, 2020 by Law School News

Brian Sammons '08, Wisconsin Distillers Guild president: Distillers step up to meet need for hand sanitizer

Wisconsin Public Radio

Posted Apr 1, 2020 by Law School News

Nonprofit director Maureen Atwell '08 moves into understaffed homeless shelter to help keep it open

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Posted Mar 23, 2020 by Law School News

Senator Tammy Baldwin '89 welcomes law students to QLaw Gayla

Senator Tammy Baldwin ’89 opened the 2020 QLaw Gayla with a pre-recorded welcome, commending guests for their courage and activism on behalf of the University of Wisconsin Law School’s LGBTQ community. The event took place at Madison ...

Posted Mar 10, 2020 by Law School News

Everett Mitchell '10: It's up to us to support the 'diamonds in the rough'

Posted Mar 10, 2020 by Law School News

Jonathan Lipson '90 discusses U.S.A. Gymnastics bankruptcy case

The New York Times

Posted Mar 4, 2020 by Law School News

Kimberlé Crenshaw (LL.M. '85) coined the term 'intersectionality;' here's what it means to her today

Time Magazine

Posted Feb 25, 2020 by Law School News

Bruce Nilles '96 weighs in on one city's proposed total ban on fossil fuels

The Washington Post

Posted Feb 21, 2020 by Law School News

David Ruder '57, former Northwestern Law dean, dies at 90

Northwestern University News

Posted Feb 20, 2020 by Law School News

Determining Harrisburg Diocese's assets will be complicated process under bankruptcy, says Jonathan Lipson '90

WHYY

Posted Feb 19, 2020 by Law School News

Nicki Vander Meulen '04 pushes for inclusion, understanding in Madison schools

Education Week

Posted Feb 19, 2020 by Law School News

Meet Forward Under 40 award recipient Scott Colom '09

Posted Feb 12, 2020 by Law School News

Civil rights trailblazer Vel Phillips '51 highlighted

PBS

Posted Feb 12, 2020 by Law School News

Alumni input requested in UW Law dean search

The search and screen committee for the next dean of the University of Wisconsin Law School seeks alumni input. Graduates of the Law School can join a conference call, scheduled for Thursday, February 13, at 5:30 p.m. (CST) , to share thoughts a ...

Posted Feb 7, 2020 by Law School News

Vata Edari '01 to judge 2020 Academy of Chocolate Awards in London

Madison 365

Posted Jan 24, 2020 by Law School News

Shalanda Baker (LL.M. '12) joins the Center for Progressive Reform as a member scholar

Northeastern University School of Law

Posted Jan 23, 2020 by Law School News

Carl Williams '06: Homeland Security list of environmental extremists criminalizes dissent

The Guardian

Posted Jan 20, 2020 by Law School News

Leyla Ateş (LL.M. '10) named law dean at Turkey's Altinbas University

Leyla Ateş Leyla Ateş has been appointed dean of the Altinbas University Faculty of Law in Istanbul, Turkey, where she has served on the law faculty since 2014. Ateş earned her Master of Laws degree (LL.M.) at UW Law School in 2010. ...

Posted Jan 10, 2020 by Law School News

Venture capital manager Richelle Martin '11 is paving the way for Wisconsin women

Wisconsin State Journal

Posted Dec 23, 2019 by Law School News

Christine Rasmussen '06: Now's the time to discuss farm valuation

State Bar of Wisconsin

Posted Dec 20, 2019 by Law School News

A Q&A with Danny Garcia '15, the Fond du Lac Bar's youngest ever president

Wisconsin Lawyer

Posted Dec 18, 2019 by Law School News

Jennifer Epps-Addison '11 makes '20 women of color to watch in politics' list

Elle Magazine

Posted Dec 17, 2019 by Law School News

5 UW Law alumni make list of UW notables: Abrahamson, Crabb, Nelson, Phillips & Thompson

Wisconsin State Journal

Posted Dec 16, 2019 by Law School News

Rachel Arfa '06 presents 10 deaf and hard of hearing attorneys for swearing in to the U.S. Supreme Court bar

ABC 7 Chicago

Posted Dec 16, 2019 by Law School News

Stacy Leeds (LL.M. '00) discusses her research on Talton v. Mayes and the Indian Civil Rights Act

Talking Stick podcast

Posted Dec 12, 2019 by Law School News

At the Eviction Defense Project, Sofia Ascorbe '17 helps Milwaukeeans in poverty stay in their homes

WUWM

Posted Nov 29, 2019 by Law School News

With help from UW Law's Remington Center, Jourdan Glenn '17 is offering some hope to inmates sentenced to life as juveniles

Wisconsin Law Journal

Posted Nov 27, 2019 by Law School News

UW Law graduates, faculty receive Order of the Coif honors

Sixteen recent UW Law School graduates, along with three faculty members, have been elected to the Order of the Coif for 2019. Induction into the Order of the Coif, a national honor society, is considered one of the highest academic distinctio ...

Posted Nov 18, 2019 by Tammy Kempfert

Debra Katz '84: How non-disclosure agreements help workplace harassment victims

Associated Press

Posted Nov 8, 2019 by Law School News

Danae Davis '80: Reducing the skill gap in Southeastern Wisconsin

WUWM

Posted Nov 7, 2019 by Law School News

A new book on Wisconsin progressive Ed Garvey '69 is available

Milwaukee Magazine

Posted Oct 30, 2019 by Law School News

Natural gas price fixing suit headed to trial; class-action attorney Bob Gegios '81 discusses

Wisconsin State Journal

Posted Oct 18, 2019 by Law School News

Mario White '08 named Outstanding Alumnus at Oklahoma State University

OSU News

Posted Oct 14, 2019 by Law School News

New diversity fellowship for lawyers honors Justice Geraldine Hines '71

Mass.gov

Posted Oct 4, 2019 by Law School News

Jonathan Lipson '90 untangles the latest litigation against Perdue Pharma

WORT-FM

Posted Sep 24, 2019 by Law School News

Aissa Olivarez '16 honored for extraordinary advocacy on behalf of Latino community

Madison365

Posted Sep 20, 2019 by Law School News

Nia Trammell '98 honored by Urban League for distinguished service

Madison365

Posted Sep 20, 2019 by Law School News

Rachel Graham '08 appointed to fill judicial seat on Wisconsin Court of Appeals

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Posted Sep 20, 2019 by Law School News

Joe Wszalek '15: What lawyers need to know about cognitive communication to improve interactions with clients

Wisconsin Lawyer

Posted Sep 10, 2019 by Law School News

As director of Delaware's unclaimed-property office, Brenda Mayrack '08 oversees $540 million annually in forgotten assets

The Atlantic

Posted Aug 27, 2019 by Law School News

Cody Splitt '49, trailblazing attorney and U.S. Navy veteran, celebrates 100th birthday

WFRV Green Bay

Posted Aug 13, 2019 by Law School News

Jim Martin '77 made his mark in sports and law as player, coach, judge

Posted Aug 6, 2019 by Law School News

#MeToo attorney Debra Katz '80 discusses former Sen. Franken's resignation over sexual misconduct

The New Yorker

Posted Jul 22, 2019 by Law School News

Aaron Seligman '11 named director of UW System's Office of Educational Opportunity

Posted Jul 19, 2019 by Law School News

Class of '69 celebrates 50 years in the legal profession

Inside Track

Posted Jul 17, 2019 by Law School News

With Shirley Abrahamson's retirement, a group of UW Law graduates reflect on the changing landscape for women attorneys

The Capital Times

Posted Jul 17, 2019 by Law School News


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