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Simon M. Lorne, Vice Chairman & Chief Legal officer at Millennium Management, Joins Prof. Mundheim in Conversation Series

The guest for the third conversation in the 2015 Mundheim Conversations , Monday, March 30, 2015, Noon - 1:15 p.m., will be Simon M. Lorne , vice chairman and chief legal officer at Millennium Management, LLC. Mr. Lorne oversees compliance, … [Read more...]
Posted: 03/27/2015

Indian Country Today Covers Impact of NALSA Moot Court Competition

On March 26, 2015, Indian Country Today published NALSA:  Preparing the Next Generation of Passionate Native Lawyers , covering the recent 2015 Native American Law Students Association (NALSA) Moot Court Competition, hosted at the … [Read more...]
Posted: 03/26/2015

Fleeing Violence, Finding Prison Panel, April 23, 2015

The Agnese Nelms Haury Program in Environment and Social Justice and The Bacon Immigration Law and Policy Program will present a panel discussion, Fleeing Violence, Finding Prison , on April 23, 2015, 4:00 - 5:30 p.m., Room 168. The Panel … [Read more...]
Posted: 03/26/2015

A Tribute to Jean Braucher, April 17, 2015

Professor Jean Braucher, a leading scholar and thinker in the areas of Contracts, Bankruptcy, and Consumer Protection, died in November 2014. Please join us on April 17, 2015, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Room 164, as a group of prominent scholars … [Read more...]
Posted: 03/25/2015
Updated: 03/25/2015

The 2015 Vine Deloria, Jr. Distinguished Indigenous Scholars Series Presentation

This year’s Vine Deloria, Jr. Distinguished Indigenous Scholars Series presentation will be As True As Rain to the Sea:  A Conversation on the Poetics and Politics of Water in Honor of Vine Deloria, Jr. , Wednesday, April 15, 2015, … [Read more...]
Posted: 03/24/2015

Ricardo Ramírez Hernández to Deliver the First Annual International Economic Law & Policy Lecture

Ricardo Ramírez Hernández , Chairman of the World Trade Organization’s (WTO) Appellate Body, the WTO’s highest court, will deliver the First Annual International Economic Law & Policy Lecture will be given on … [Read more...]
Posted: 03/24/2015
Updated: 03/24/2015

Gault - Looking Back in Time

Hon. Peter J. Cahill, Gila County Superior Court Presiding Judge, and Lisa Pferdeort (’13), Maricopa County Office of the Public Advocate, deliver a multimedia presentation, Gault - Looking Back in Time:  An Arizona Law Centennial … [Read more...]
Posted: 03/18/2015
Updated: 03/18/2015

Timothy P. Flynn, Former CEO of KPMG, Joins Prof. Mundheim in Conversation Series

The guest for the second conversation in the 2015 Mundheim Conversations , Monday, March 23, 2015, Noon - 1:15 p.m., will be Timothy P. Flynn , who has been an Advisory Chairman of BT Americas, Inc. since April 2014. He served as the Chief … [Read more...]
Posted: 03/18/2015

Prof. Rachel Harmon to Deliver 2015 Soll Lecture

Professor Rachel Harmon , the Sullivan & Cromwell Professor of Law, University of Virginia law school will deliver the 2015 Soll Lecture, Tuesday, March 24, 2015, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m., Room 168. Her topic will be Why Arrest? , where she will … [Read more...]
Posted: 03/11/2015
Updated: 03/27/2015

Arizona Law Hosts 2015 National Native American Law Students Association Moot Court Competition

The College of Law hosts the 2015 National Native American Law Students Association (NALSA) moot court competition, March 6 - 7, 2015. The annual event features law students representing 70 law schools from across the country. More than 120 … [Read more...]
Posted: 03/06/2015

Former Senator Mark Udall to Deliver 2015 Marks Lecture

Former Senator Mark Udall will deliver the 2015 Marks Lecture, It's 2015:  Why are We Still Debating Torture? , on Tuesday, March 10, 5:30 - 6:30 p.m., in Room 164. Colorado resident and native westerner, Sen. Udall represented the … [Read more...]
Posted: 02/25/2015

Conversations with Bob Mundheim Start March 9, 2015

Arizona Law’s Business Law Program and the Eller College of Management present Conversations with Bob Mundheim Spring 2015 . In a five-part series, Prof. Bob Mundheim will moderate conversations with national leaders in business and law, … [Read more...]
Posted: 02/24/2015

Trial Lawyer Patrick McGroder to Deliver 2015 Civil Justice Lecture

Recognized by his peers as one of the finest trial lawyers in the country, Patrick McGroder will present the 2015 Civil Justice Lecture, The Art of Oral Advocacy , at the College of Law on Thursday, February 19, 2015, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m., in … [Read more...]
Posted: 02/19/2015

Law Alumni at Galanda Broadman Honor Their Former Professors by Donating to the Next Generation of Law Students

Attorneys at a prominent Seattle law firm who graduated from the James E. Rogers College of Law have made a $26,500 donation to the college as a way of thanking their former professors and mentors. Four Arizona Law alumni working at Galanda … [Read more...]
Posted: 02/12/2015

Grants to Benefit Arizona Law Veterans’ Advocacy Law Clinic

The Veterans’ Advocacy Law Clinic at the College of Law has received two grants to fund its growing capacity to train lawyers and serve veterans of the United States Armed Forces. In December, a family foundation donated $35,000 … [Read more...]
Posted: 02/04/2015

BLSA Presents Black History Month Panel Series

The Black Law Students Association (BLSA) is holding a Black History Month Panel Series on three Wednesdays in February. All presentations will be held in Ares Auditorium (Room 164), Noon - 1:15. February 11:  To Protect and … [Read more...]
Posted: 02/03/2015
Updated: 02/03/2015

Arizona Law and Project Partners Receive $935,000 Grant to Work on DNA Exoneration Cases

The Arizona DNA Advocacy Project, a collaboration between the University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law’s Wrongful Conviction Clinic, the ASU Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law’s Postconviction Clinic, and the … [Read more...]
Posted: 01/27/2015

Environmental Breakfast Club 2014 - 2015 Schedule

The March 6 meeting of the Environmental Breakfast Club with Chris Cokinos will be held in the Dinsmore Room of the College of Architecture, Architecture West. The Environmental Breakfast Club , a diverse group of faculty from various … [Read more...]
Posted: 08/13/2014
Updated: 02/27/2015

Arizona Now Campaign Aims to Raise $1.5 Billion

The University of Arizona's largest fundraising campaign in history, Arizona Now, officially launched in April. Arizona Now aims to raise $1.5 Billion over the next several years for the UA. Arizona Law's fundraising effort is $18 million. More … [Read more...]
Posted: 05/30/2014

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Prof. Glennon Comments on Water Law in the West in Washington Post Article

Prof. Glennon talks about water law in the west in a March 26, 2015, Washington Post article , It is Actually Illegal in Colorado to Collect the Rain that Falls on Your Home . He stated “Prior appropriation is so deeply embedded in … [Read more...]
Posted: 03/27/2015

Prof. Glennon Discusses the Value of Water in The Atlantic

Prof. Glennon discusses how water is valued and his proposed solution in a March 24, 2015, article, Finding the Right Price for Water , in The Atlantic . Read the article here . [Read more...]
Posted: 03/24/2015
Updated: 03/26/2015

Prof. Kozolchyk Presents A Report on the Harmonization of Commercial Law in the Transpacific Region

Prof. Kozolchyk , President and Executive Director of the National Law Center for Inter-American Free Trade (NatLaw) and Evo DeConcini Professor of Law at the James E. Rogers College of Law, is pleased to present A Report on the … [Read more...]
Posted: 03/24/2015

Prof. Robertson’s Health Care Cost-Sharing Article Reviewed on JOTWELL

Prof. Robertson’s recent article, Scaling Cost-Sharing to Wages:  How Employers Can Reduce Health Spending and Provide Greater Economic Security , Yale Journal of Health Policy, Law, & Ethics 239 (2014) , was recently reviewed … [Read more...]
Posted: 03/04/2015

Prof. Glennon Discusses Water Sustainability at U.S. Water Alliance Roundtable

The U.S. Water Alliance’s Business Advisory Council will host Prof. Glennon at The Business Case for Water Sustainability:  A Roundtable with Robert Glennon , Monday, April 13, 2015, in Washington, D.C. The discussion will focus … [Read more...]
Posted: 02/27/2015

Prof. Robertson's Work on Jury Bias Featured in Slate

On January 22, 2015, Slate featured Prof. Robertson and his work on jury bias in an article, The Magic Question , discussing jury selection in high-profile cases. Prof. Robertson was also interviewed for the story. The story on Slate can … [Read more...]
Posted: 01/22/2015

Prof. Williams Contributes to New York Magazine's Cover Story on the Obama Presidency

Prof. Williams contributed to this month’s cover story for New York Magazine , “Barack Obama:  The (Trifle Early) Historical Verdict.” Williams is one of 53 distinguished American historians who offer their views on … [Read more...]
Posted: 01/14/2015

Prof Christopher Robertson quoted in Physician Risk Management

Prof. Christopher Robertson discusses the potential use of  reported data resulting from The Physician Payment Sunshine Act to support malpractice claims in the July issue of Physician Risk Management.   The Physician Payment … [Read more...]
Posted: 07/30/2014
Updated: 07/30/2014

Prof. Roy Spece a Distinguished Guest of the International Council of Jurists

John D. Lyons Professor of Law Roy G. Spece, Jr., was a Distinguished Guest of the International Council of Jurists at its convention in London, U.K., last month.  He presented talks on Separation of Powers and on The Role of Legal Education … [Read more...]
Posted: 07/24/2014

Prof Robert Glennon Comments on the California Drought on "Marketplace"

Prof. Robert Glennon comments on the California drought in American Public Media's Marketplace piece California Farms Pumping Water to Make Up for Drought . The piece aired July 16; the audio is available on the Marketplace website. [Read more...]
Posted: 07/22/2014
Updated: 03/26/2015

Prof Lynn Marcus on the Migrant Children Crisis

Prof Lynn Marcus, co-director of the Immigration Clinic at Arizona Law, has provided context for the migrant children crisis in the Southwest for various media in Arizona:   Arizona Week  on Arizona Public Media Migrant … [Read more...]
Posted: 07/22/2014
Updated: 07/22/2014

Prof Melissa Tatum and Jill Kappus Shaw (SJD ’12) take readers on a legal journey in new book, "Law, Culture, & Environment"

Every day, somewhere in the United States, a battle rages over one of America’s National Parks, Forests, or Monuments. Vacationers seek to camp, climb, and snowmobile. Environmentalists seek to protect critical habitats, and American … [Read more...]
Posted: 07/03/2014
Updated: 07/07/2014

Prof Robert Glennon featured in The New York Times Opinion Pages

Prof. Robert Glennon calls for appropriate water pricing in his op-ed How We Should Pay For Water in The New York Times. Professor Glennon's piece is part of the Room for Debate series The Water Crisis in the West . [Read more...]
Posted: 06/30/2014
Updated: 06/30/2014

Prof. James Anaya Makes Final Presentation, in Capacity as Special Rapporteur, to the Permanent Forum

On May 20, 2014 Professor James Anaya made his final presentation, in his capacity as Special Rapporteur, to the Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues at its annual session in New York. Professor Anaya's full statement is available in English and … [Read more...]
Posted: 05/30/2014

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Arizona Law’s Civil Rights Restoration Clinic’s Work Profiled

Three students in Arizona Law’s Civil Rights Restoration Clinic , Patrick Doyle, Cathleen Ward, and Alex Bergener, were recently filmed in a profile of a workshop put on by the clinic, in conjunction with Primavera Foundation, the Pima … [Read more...]
Posted: 03/09/2015

Arizona Law National Appellate Advocacy Teams Win Honors at Regional

Please congratulate Seth Apfel, Scott Boncoskey, and Emily Tyson , the members of the Arizona Law National Appellate Advocacy Competition team that not only went 3-0 in the preliminary rounds and advanced to the sweet sixteen in the Seattle … [Read more...]
Posted: 03/09/2015

2015 - 2016 Board of the Arizona Journal of Environmental Law & Policy

Join in congratulating the 2015 - 2016 Board of the Arizona Journal of Environmental Law & Policy. Andrea Logue is the new Editor-in-Chief. The other editors are: Executive Editor … [Read more...]
Posted: 03/04/2015
Updated: 03/04/2015

Jessup International Law Moot Court Team Receives Honors at Regional Competition

Please join in congratulating members of the Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Team, Heather Goodwin, Christopher White, Trevor Hill, Sean Kelly, and Tim Butterfield , for their performance at the Rocky Mountain Regional Competition, … [Read more...]
Posted: 03/03/2015

Congratulations to the Transactional LawMeet Team!

Please join us in congratulating the College of Law’s Transactional LawMeet Team, Chris Ambrosio, Joe Baker, Colleen Ganin, Gregg Lines, Ryan Pont, and Jun Zhao for winning best draft and best overall in their bracket at the Western … [Read more...]
Posted: 03/02/2015

2015 - 2016 Board of the Arizona Journal of International and Comparative Law Elected

Join in congratulating the 2015 - 2016 Board of the Arizona Journal of International and Comparative Law. Derek Graffious is the new Editor-in-Chief. The other editors are: Senior Managing Editor … [Read more...]
Posted: 02/09/2015
Updated: 03/04/2015

2015 - 2016 Board of Arizona Law Review Elected

Join in congratulating the 2015 - 2016 Board of Arizona Law Review. Christopher Sloot is the new Editor-in-Chief. The other editors are: Senior Articles Editor … [Read more...]
Posted: 02/02/2015
Updated: 03/04/2015

2015 Richard Grand Legal Writing Competition Awards

On January 22, 2015, this year’s Richard Grand Legal Writing Competition awards were presented. Arizona Law is delighted to announce the four finalists in the final award order: Kate Hollist (2L) - 1st Place ($2500); John … [Read more...]
Posted: 01/23/2015
Updated: 01/23/2015

Student Efforts in Superior Court Receive Arizona Supreme Court Award

On October 21, 2014, the Pima County Superior Court Family Law Bench received the Arizona Supreme Court’s Promoting Access to Justice Award at the Court Leadership Conference luncheon. The court received this award for the Simpla Phi … [Read more...]
Posted: 10/22/2014

Andy Hall (2L) a featured speaker at TEDxTucson May Salon

Andy Hall is focusing on anti-trafficking law and policy at Arizona Law. He is a co-founder of Southern Arizona Against Slavery , a small local nonprofit fighting human trafficking. Andy is one of the featured speakers at the TEDxTucson … [Read more...]
Posted: 05/08/2014
Updated: 05/08/2014

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Douglas Thompson (IPLP LLM, '11) Writes Article on Proposed Changes to Minnesota’s Environmental Regulations

On March 26, 2015, Indian Country Today published an article by Douglas Thompson (IPLP LLM, ’11), Minnesota Tweaks Sulfate Limits for Wild Rice Waters . The proposed changes might impact wild rice, which is sacred to the Ojibwe. Read the … [Read more...]
Posted: 03/26/2015

In Memoriam: F. Daniel Frost (’48)

The Arizona Law community mourns the passing of our accomplished alumnus, F. Daniel “Dan” Frost, on February 25, 2015 in Tucson. A member of the Class of 1948, Mr. Frost rose to become a prominent Southern California lawyer, joining … [Read more...]
Posted: 03/13/2015

Senior Judge Bobby R. Baldock ('60) Visits Arizona Law Students

Senior Judge Bobby R. Baldock (’60), 10th Circuit Court of Appeals, visited the College of Law on February 24, 2015, to talk with students about his career and answer questions about practicing, clerking, and judicial decision-making. … [Read more...]
Posted: 02/25/2015

Gabe Galanda ('00) Writes Article on Disenrollment from Tribal Rolls

On January 16, 2015, Indian Country Today published an article by Gabe Galanda ('00), Disenrollment Is a Tool of the Colonizers . Read the article here . [Read more...]
Posted: 01/20/2015

Jill Kappus Shaw (SJD ’12) co-authors new book with Prof. Tatum

Every day, somewhere in the United States, a battle rages over one of America’s National Parks, Forests, or Monuments. Vacationers seek to camp, climb, and snowmobile. Environmentalists seek to protect critical habitats, and American … [Read more...]
Posted: 07/03/2014
Updated: 07/07/2014

Sheila Gholkar ('13) named 2014-2015 Borchard Fellow

Sheila Gholkar ('13) has been named a 2014-15 Borchard Fellow at Greater Boston Legal Services . As a Borchard Fellow, Sheila will focus on elder abuse issues, one of the missions of  The Borchard Foundation Center on Law & Aging. More … [Read more...]
Posted: 06/23/2014

Stefan M. Palys ('06) elected as a Fellow of the American Bar Foundation (ABF)

Stefan M. Palys ('06), an attorney in the Phoenix office of Stinson Leonard Street LLP, has been elected as a Fellow of the American Bar Foundation . More information is available at the Stinson Leonard Street website .   [Read more...]
Posted: 06/23/2014

James Patrick Shea ('82) Named American Bankruptcy Institute President-Elect

James Patrick Shea ('82), a partner in Armstrong Teasdale's Financial and Real Estate Services practice group, was named American Bankruptcy Institute President-Elect. His one-year term as ABI President will begin at ABI's 2015 Annual Spring … [Read more...]
Posted: 06/06/2014

Shijie Feng ('12) Elected to PCBA Board

Shijie Feng ('12) was elected to the board of the Pima County Bar Association starting June 1, 2014.  Shijie is an Associate in the Tucson office of DeConcini McDonald Yetwin & Lacy, PC. More information is available at the DMYL … [Read more...]
Posted: 06/06/2014
Updated: 06/06/2014

Scott Simonson ('09) named Top 50 Pro Bono Attorneys in Arizona

Scott Simonson  ('09) is a 2014 recipient of the Top 50 Pro Bono Attorneys in Arizona award from the Arizona Foundation for Legal Services & Education (AZFLSE). T he Southern Arizona Legal Aid Volunteer Lawyers Program nominated … [Read more...]
Posted: 05/30/2014

Nicole France Stanton ('00) named one of Phoenix Business Journal's 2014 Most Admired Leaders

Nicole France Stanton ('00) was named one of the 25 Most Admired Leaders of 2014 by the Phoenix Business Journal. More information available at Phoenix Business Journal . [Read more...]
Posted: 05/30/2014

Congratulations to Rosemary Marquez ('93) on her Confirmation to the US District Court for Arizona

On May 15, 2014, the United States Senate voted to confirm Rosemary Marquez ('93) to the  United States District Court for the District of Arizona. Ms. Marquez worked as a county legal defender and federal public defender before entering … [Read more...]
Posted: 05/30/2014

Congratulations to Joan Wagener ('87) on Her Appointment to the Pima County Superior Court

On May 13, 2014, Governor Brewer appointed Joan Wagener ('87)  to the Pima County Superior Court to to fill the vacancy created by the retirement of Judge Ted Borek ('72). “Joan possesses more than 25 years of legal experience … [Read more...]
Posted: 05/13/2014