9/18/2017
When Melissa Tidwell ’03 was a student at NYU Law, one of her favorite courses was Current Constitutional Issues,...
9/1/2017
Pfeifer-Gans Family Scholar Kasey Marie Hemphill was hooded by Maxwell Pfeifer ’49 Nordlicht Family...
9/1/2017
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This year’s Center for Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging Speaker Series included Brian Welle, Google’s director of...
9/1/2017
Marc Platt ’82 has been a giant in the entertainment industry for more than 30 years. He has served as president of...
9/1/2017
The battle over immigration is about law and policy—and people. BY MICHAEL OREY GRAPHIC ADAPTATIONS BY ELEANOR DAVIS...
9/1/2017
The women of NYU Law have been making history since 1892. Facing modern challenges for women in the legal profession,...
9/1/2017
NYU Law embraces training to advise socially minded businesses in the emerging field of law and social...
9/1/2017
Anthony “Tony” Gooch ’63, LLM ’64, a retired partner of Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton, passed away on January...
9/1/2017
George Zeitlin LLM ’61 passed away on January 19 at age 86. Zeitlin’s colleagues and students remember him as a...
9/1/2017
NYU Law Life Trustee Ciro Gamboni ’65 passed away on April 23 at age 76. Gamboni spent nearly his entire legal career...
9/1/2017
Joseph Forstadt ’64, a long-serving member of the Law Alumni Association Board and a Weinfeld Fellow, passed away on...
8/28/2017
These are, most would agree, unusual times in American politics and government. Voters are polarized on a range of...
8/21/2017
When Ndidi Oriji ’03 graduated from NYU Law, her mother gave her an unusual gift: a piece of construction paper with...
8/1/2017
The 2016–17 NYU Law Forum brought together journalists, academics, politicians, and business professionals to address a...
6/15/2017
NYU School of Law Life Trustee Norma Z. Paige ’46 passed away on June 5. Paige, a talented attorney and...
6/15/2017
As a Root-Tilden-Kern scholar at NYU Law, Johnathan Smith ’07 knew that he wanted to use his legal career to fight for...
5/22/2017
Chantá Parker ’06 works to improve the country’s public defense systems. Chantá Parker ’06 defines herself as a “...
5/18/2017
At NYU Law, the Brennan Center for Justice, founded in honor of a Supreme Court legend, uses a multipronged approach to...
5/18/2017
On April 28, 2017, a federal court in Wisconsin struck down a state law authorizing the detention, involuntary...
5/2/2017
When the law is used properly, it has the power to create facts, asserted Sherrilyn Ifill ’87, president and director-...
4/25/2017
The 2017 Robert L. Bernstein Institute for Human Rights symposium, “Defending Dissent: Civil Society and Human Rights...
4/25/2017
Two NYU Law alumni—Jared Kushner ’07, senior White House adviser to the president, and Bob Ferguson ’95, Washington...
4/21/2017
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4/21/2017
2017 Weinfeld Award Recipient Sheila Birnbaum '65 NYU Law Board of Trustees Chairman Anthony Welters...
4/18/2017
Jeramie Scott ’12 discusses his career in privacy and national security law. Five years after graduating from law...
4/17/2017
John Walker ’93 had spent the majority of his career as a partner at Dentons—a multinational law firm that employs more...
4/12/2017
Law Alumni of Color Association President Rafiq Kalam Id-Din II ’00 Dean Trevor Morrison...
4/7/2017
At a recent event, “‘Regarded As’ Muslim: Islamophobia and its Ripple Effects,” panelists considered the difficulties...
3/30/2017
Vijaya Gadde ’00, Twitter’s general counsel, had scarcely settled into her chair at the March 22 NYU School of Law...
3/24/2017
The Women of Color Collective (WoCC) was one of the primary reasons Samah McGona ’18 chose to attend NYU Law. “I was a...
3/23/2017
As a new governor of Puerto Rico took office this year, the commonwealth continued to grapple with an economic crisis...
3/13/2017
Meeropol advocates for prisoners’ rights and the constitutional rights of Muslims In the final hearing of the Obama...
3/10/2017
In his second trip to the United States since stepping down as president of Taiwan in May 2016, Ma Ying-jeou LLM ’76...
3/8/2017
The launch of NYU Law’s Center on Race, Inequality, and the Law on February 27 drew a crowd that filled Tishman...
3/7/2017
When President Ronald Reagan appointed Judge Pauline Newman ’58 to the bench of the US Court of Appeals for the Federal...
3/3/2017
Law Women honored Carol Bellamy ’68 with the Alumna of the Year Award at the organization’s annual Alumnae Reception....
2/28/2017
Attorney General Bob Ferguson speaks during a press conference at Sea-Tac Airport. Ferguson speaks...
2/15/2017
As protestors rallied at airports and other locations around the country in opposition to President Trump’s executive...
2/13/2017
Vicki Been ’83, Boxer Family Professor of Law, has returned to NYU Law from a three-year leave during which she served...
2/10/2017
Vullo is known for her expertise in consumer enforcement and commitment to public service As superintendent of the New...
2/10/2017
OUTLaw, NYU Law’s LGBTQ student organization, honored Hayley Gorenberg ’92 with its Alumna of the Year Award on January...
2/8/2017
Observing that the recent change in national government has brought “a reinvigorated discussion of the role of the...
2/3/2017
At the February 1 NYU Law Forum, Robert A. Kindler Professor of Law Adam Cox, Associate Professor of Clinical Law Alina...
1/30/2017
How NYU Law is helping to address the injustices of the bail system. Unable to pay a $1,000 bail, New York City...
1/26/2017
Three members of the NYU Law community have been elected to the American Law Institute (ALI), adding to a lengthy list...
1/13/2017
Mar has worked on a number of significant cases for the ACLU and NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund From a young...
1/13/2017
2016 Alumna of the Year Reception: Jessica Moldovan ’17, Riane Harper ’17, Nancy Duff Campbell ’68, Dean Trevor...
12/12/2016
NYU Law Life Trustee Justice Rose Luttan Rubin ’42 passed away last week at age 99.  Together with her husband and...
11/30/2016
Joseph Ehrlich ’97, president of the NYU Law Alumni Association Lisa Schweitzer ’96...
11/23/2016
US Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor and Professor Kenji Yoshino...
11/10/2016
Conrad’s start-up, Paladin, aims to connect lawyers to pro bono cases. In her very first time in court, Felicity Conrad...
11/9/2016
In the annual Latinxs in the Law Lecture, Iván Espinoza-Madrigal ’05—executive director of the Lawyers' Committee...
11/2/2016
At the Center for Labor and Employment Law’s discussion “Artificial Intelligence & Employment Law: ‘People...
10/21/2016
Experts on tax and human rights met last month at a two-day Center for Human Rights and Global Justice conference on...
10/18/2016
“Trial by Jury of Patent Cases,” a conference co-hosted by NYU Law’s Engelberg Center on Innovation Law & Policy...
10/10/2016
Kenneth Thompson ’92, Brooklyn’s first African American district attorney, passed away on October 9 at age 50 after a...
9/26/2016
NYU Law's new strategic plan lays out three ambitious goals.
9/2/2016
As one of its graduates becomes the first Latina partner at Cravath, Swaine & Moore, the AnBryce Program awards its...
9/2/2016
Ginsburg and Stevens Ruth Rubio Alito and Guarini Katzmann...
9/2/2016
Paulette Caldwell Kenneth Thompson '92 Zachary Carter '75 (right) This year’s Black...
9/2/2016
At the annual Latino Law Students Association (LaLSA) dinner, Ignacia Moreno ’90, chief executive officer and...
9/2/2016
Scott Rosenthal with his wife, Sarah Molinoff '15 Rebecca Weinstein with her mother, Margery...
9/2/2016
Latino Institute for Human Rights Scholars Alicia Nieves and Frances Dávila were hooded by Professor Alina Das...
9/2/2016
Honorable Charles Swinger Conley Scholarship within the AnBryce Program: Ellen Conley with Scholars Evan...
9/2/2016
Candice Jones '07 Ona Wang ’98...
9/2/2016
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8/15/2016
Joy Gallup ’90 is known for her creativity and calm as she steers record-breaking deals. Joy Gallup '90 was recently...
7/21/2016
Four NYU School of Law alumni were honored by the New York Law Journal (NYLJ) as “Lawyers Who Lead by Example,”...
6/30/2016
On June 30, the White House announced the launch of its Data-Driven Justice Initiative, an effort that has garnered the...
6/23/2016
Leading competition law scholars from around the world convened at the Bibliothèque Solvay in Brussels on June 8 for a...
5/23/2016
Dean Trevor Morrison Vanita Gupta '01 Isabela Garcez '16 presents the Class of 2016 Gift...
5/18/2016
NYU's 184th Commencement Exercises and NYU Law's Convocation ceremonies this year both featured prominent speakers to...
5/18/2016
(L to R) John Berger, senior editor at Cambridge University Press; Jonathan Lippman '68; Samuel Estreicher;...
5/16/2016
In April, the New York Law Journal honored five NYU Law alumni on its 2016 Rising Stars list. A 24-judge panel chose 42...
5/11/2016
David D. Pustilnik ’58, LLM ’59 has had a long and distinguished career as a tax lawyer. After serving as a...
5/6/2016
The eighth annual conference of the Center on the Administration of Criminal Law, held at NYU Law on April 8, examined...
5/1/2016
The Women of Color Collective honors Judge Doris Ling-Cohan ’79 with its 2016 award.  Not...
4/25/2016
On March 24, Law Women honored Nancy Duff Campbell ’68, co-president of the National Women’s Law Center, as Alumna of...
4/13/2016
Rafiq Kalam Id-Din II ’00 Vice Dean Randy Hertz, Derrick Bell Scholarship for Public Service...
4/1/2016
Dean Garfield ’94 is the legal voice of the technology sector. As president and CEO of the Information Technology...
3/31/2016
M. Carr Ferguson LLM '60 Victor Zonana ’64, LLM ’66 John Samuels LLM ’75...
3/16/2016
The Black Lives Matter movement has brought attention to the peril that many blacks feel in the United States, and a...
3/7/2016
Christopher Meade ’96, general counsel and a senior managing director at BlackRock, was the honoree at this year’s Law...
3/1/2016
In the face of a historical drought, Felicia Marcus ’83 leads the fight to conserve California’s water. As a young...
3/1/2016
At NYU Law, the Moot Court Board is classified not as a student organization but as a student journal, a unique...
2/23/2016
On February 18, 2016, the Federal Communications Commission held an open meeting on proposed rule changes that would...
2/11/2016
On January 28, OUTLaw, NYU Law’s organization for LGBTQ students and their allies, honored Iván Espinoza-Madrigal ’05,...
2/10/2016
In his February 2 visit, Ambassador Keith Harper ’94, the US representative to the UN Human Rights Council (HRC),...
2/9/2016
Following the UN Climate Change conference in Paris, an expert at the Council on Foreign Relations said, “The world...
2/9/2016
When Queens high school senior Najib received a months-long suspension for fighting last April, he felt his college...
2/1/2016
As executive director of Crisis Action, Andrew Hudson LLM '06 works to protect human rights in conflict areas. Andrew...
1/26/2016
For 25 years, the Family Defense Clinic—founded by Fiorello LaGuardia Professor of Clinical Law Martin Guggenheim ’71—...
1/25/2016
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today nominated Maria T. Vullo to serve as the Superintendent of the New York State Department...
1/19/2016
Marie Garibaldi LLM ’63, former associate justice of the New Jersey Supreme Court, passed away January 15, 2016 at the...
1/11/2016
The NYU Furman Center announced today the appointment of Jessica Yager '03 as its new Executive Director. She succeeds...
1/7/2016
Judith Kaye ’62, former chief judge of the New York Court of Appeals, passed away on January 6, 2016, at the age of 77...
1/5/2016
Justice Bridget McCormack '91 of the Michigan Supreme Court hopes to make courts function efficiently for the people...
12/9/2015
At the 2015 Law Alumni Association Annual Fall Conference, Roberta Kaplan, partner at Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton &...
12/9/2015
Lester Pollack ’57, chairman emeritus of the NYU School of Law Foundation Board of Trustees, passed away on December 9...
12/8/2015
For years, Republicans have accused President Barack Obama of waging a “war on coal.” As evidence of his “unprecedented...