News@NYU Law

1/22/2013
A provocative proposal by Samuel Estreicher, Dwight D. Opperman Professor of Law, to make the third year of law school...
1/22/2013
Governor Andrew Cuomo has nominated Jenny Rivera ’85 to the New York State Court of Appeals. If confirmed by the...
1/18/2013
Susan Herman ’74, Centennial Professor of Law at Brooklyn Law School and president of the American Civil...
12/21/2012
This year's Law Alumni Association Fall Lecture, entitled "College Athletics: Is Anyone in Charge?", brought together...
12/17/2012
Forbes names three NYU Law graduates to "30 Under 30: Law & Policy" listLauren Burke '09,...
12/13/2012
Jennifer Chen ’12 has won first prize in the Professor William R. Ginsberg Memorial Essay Contest, sponsored by...
11/27/2012
New documentary Walking Merchandise features immigration lawyer Lauren Burke ’09Lauren Burke ’09, founder...
11/19/2012
Sherrilyn Ifill ’87, a nationally recognized civil rights attorney and professor at the University of Maryland...
11/14/2012
On October 20, the Yale Law School Association honored NYU Law Trustee David Boies (LL.M. ’67) with their 2012...
11/14/2012
At the Equal Justice Works (EJW) 2012 Annual Dinner, NYU Law Trustee Randal Milch ’85, executive vice president...
11/12/2012
Sarah Weiss Ma'udi '02, deputy director of the International Law Department at the Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs...
11/8/2012
Many members of the NYU Law community were actively involved in the 2012 election, from working behind the scenes to...
11/6/2012
Delivering the inaugural lecture of the Robert A. Kindler Professorship of Law on October 17, Alan Sykes, the holder of...
10/18/2012
The Law School recently announced plans to plant its flag on three continents, setting up NYU Law-designed and managed...
10/4/2012
The Immigrant Rights Clinic (IRC) recently won a groundbreaking victory for immigrant rights in the U.S. Court of...
10/2/2012
The New York County District Attorneys Office recently hired Philip Kovoor ‘12, Karl Mulloney-Radke ’12 and...
9/28/2012
At the annual Weinfeld Gala on September 20, The Honorable Frank J. Guarini, Jr. ’50 (LL.M. ’55), Order of...
9/27/2012
The New York County District Attorneys Office recently hired Philip Kovoor ‘12, Christina Maloney ’07, Karl...
9/12/2012
The New York Law Journal has come out with their second annual list of "Lawyers Who Lead By Example,"...
9/7/2012
Robert A. Kindler has endowed the Law School’s newest chaired professorship, the 24th to be established since...
9/5/2012
Candice Jones ’07 and Jason Washington ’07 are among the 15 White House Fellows selected for the elite...
8/30/2012
Lori Rifkin ’04, a senior trial attorney in the civil rights division of the Department of Justice, was named one...
8/24/2012
Iván Espinoza-Madrigal ’05, a staff attorney for Lambda Legal—the oldest and largest national legal organization...
8/15/2012
At Mount Holyoke College's commencement ceremony in May, Mallika Dutt ’89 received an honorary doctorate in...
7/11/2012
Governor Deval Patrick has appointed Paul Wilson ’81 to the Massachusetts Superior Court. Formerly a litigator at...
6/27/2012
On June 26, two dozen NYU Law students attended the latest installment of the Frank J. Guarini Government Summer Series...
6/27/2012
Hakeem Jeffries ’97 and Scott Peters ’84 have both achieved victory in their respective primaries and will...
6/18/2012
David Katz ’88, a partner at Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz and an adjunct professor at NYU Law, has been...
6/15/2012
Martin Garbus ’59, a longtime proponent of human rights and free speech and a 2004 Fulbright Scholar who taught...
6/15/2012
In the period between earning his J.D. from NYU Law and returning as the new executive director of its Center on Law...
6/8/2012
The presentation of the Class of 2012’s gift to NYU School of Law at the Law School’s Convocation on May 18...
5/7/2012
On May 1, Sharon Rabin-Margalioth (LL.M. ’96) began her deanship at the Radzyner School of Law,...
5/2/2012
Anthony Foxx ’96, the mayor of Charlotte, North Carolina, will address the Class of 2012 at NYU School of Law...
4/30/2012
Four NYU Law students or recent graduates have been named Equal Justice Works (EJW) Fellows this spring. The...
4/30/2012
On April 27 and 28, NYU Law welcomed back alumni from the classes of 1957, 1962, 1967, 1972, 1977, 1982, 1987, 1992,...
4/18/2012
On April 4, the NYU School of Law chapter of the Order of the Coif inducted Charles Stillman ’62 as an honorary member...
4/17/2012
Daryl Levinson, David Boies Professor of Law, and NYU School of Law alumni Rita Hauser and Anthony Welters ’77...
4/16/2012
Arthur Gonzalez (LL.M. ’90), who joined the NYU School of Law as a senior fellow after stepping down as chief...
4/3/2012
On March 29, the U.S. Senate confirmed Kathryn Keneally (LL.M. ’93) as the assistant attorney general for the Tax...
3/28/2012
Daniel Nsereko (LL.M. ’71, J.S.D. ’75) was sworn in on March 12 as a judge of the Special Tribunal for Lebanon’s...
3/16/2012
On February 23, Ana Irene Delgado (LL.M. ’06) presented her credentials as Panama's Ambassador to the United Kingdom of...
3/13/2012
The NYU Pollack Center for Law & Business, in cooperation with the University of Pennsylvania’s Institute for...
3/5/2012
In this year’s State of the Judiciary address, New York Chief Judge Jonathan Lippman ’68 announced the...
3/1/2012
On February 24, the Women of Color Collective (WoCC) honored Maria McFarland ’01, deputy Washington director...
3/1/2012
During the 2012-13 term, three NYU School of Law alumni will hold clerkships at the U.S. Supreme Court. In...
2/28/2012
Michael Rothenberg ’91, executive director of New York Lawyers for the Public Interest (NYLPI), died on February...
2/22/2012
Three alumni—Jackson Eaton ’07, Hakeem Jeffries ’97, and Scott Peters ’84—have announced...
2/8/2012
On February 7, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit released its much-anticipated ruling in Perry v. Brown,...
2/2/2012
Five NYU Law students and recent alumni have joined the U.S. Department of Justice through the Attorney General’s...
2/2/2012
On January 26, the New York State Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NYSACDL) honored Jonathan Lippman ’68...
1/31/2012
On January 24, the New York State Bar Association (NYSBA) Committee on Attorneys in Public Service presented Bennett...
1/30/2012
Hakeem Jeffries ’97, a Brooklyn-based member of the New York State Assembly who announced his candidacy for the U...
1/30/2012
On January 23, the New York State Bar Association (NYSBA) Committee on Diversity presented Jenny Rivera ’85 with the...
1/27/2012
On January 24, the Hauser Global Law School Program held its 17th annual dinner. Invitations for the event, an...
1/24/2012
Criminal defense lawyer Benjamin Brafman (LL.M. '79) has tackled some of the highest-profile cases in recent memory,...
1/23/2012
High levels of sexual violence against women and girls in Haiti’s tent camps correlate with their inability to find...
1/19/2012
Professor Margaret Satterthwaite '99, a Center for Human Rights and Global Justice faculty director, and Veerle...
1/17/2012
On January 14, President Ma Ying-jeou (LL.M. ’76), the leader of Taiwan’s Kuomintang party, was elected for a second...
12/13/2011
Alexa Rosenbloom '10 and Peter Barker-Huelster '12 are both recipients of 2012 Skadden Fellowships. Established in 1988...
11/30/2011
Three current and former NYU Law students are members of a team seeking redress for victims of a cholera outbreak in...
11/15/2011
During the Law Alumni Association’s Annual Fall Lecture on November 10, a panel of experts discussed the legal...
11/8/2011
Lauren Burke ’09 has an infectious enthusiasm for public service. "There is no greater reward than a woman...
11/2/2011
On November 1, Jerome Cohen, NYU Professor of Law, and Sharon Hom ’80, executive director of Human Rights in China,...
10/27/2011
In a passionate address on October 24 at the NYU School of Law, Jonathan Lippman ’68, chief judge of the State of...
10/24/2011
Dean Richard Revesz announced on October 24 that Ira Belkin ’82 will join the Law School as the new executive...
10/17/2011
Katherine Forrest ’90 and Alison Nathan, who was a 2008-09 Fritz Alexander Fellow at NYU Law, were confirmed as...
10/13/2011
Deborah Ellis ’82, assistant dean for public service, was among four members of the NYU School of Law community honored...
10/12/2011
Warren Sinsheimer (LL.M. ’57) was presented with the Judge Edward Weinfeld Award at this year’s Weinfeld...
9/22/2011
On September 19, the Public Interest Law Center’s Leaders in Public Interest Series featured Marieke Wierda (LL.M...
9/22/2011
Margaret Lemos ’01, a former Furman Academic Fellow and Furman Program coordinator at the NYU School of Law,...
9/14/2011
Delivering the 15th annual Attorney General Robert Abrams Public Service Lecture on September 12, Julie Brill ’85...
8/4/2011
A number of members of the NYU Law community have been monitoring legal and human rights issues in Haiti’s camps...
7/27/2011
Amedeo Arena (LL.M. ’10) has received an award from the Italian Society of International Law for his article “The...
7/11/2011
Sara Zier ’10 is one of 18 people nationwide to receive a 2011 Soros Justice Fellowship from George Soros’s...
7/8/2011
Howard L. Greenberger ’54, professor of law emeritus, passed away on July 5. A member of the NYU School of Law...
6/21/2011
The Center for Labor and Employment Law hosted the 64th annual Conference on Labor, "The Impact of the Global Economic...
6/2/2011
The Immigrant Rights Clinic won a seven-year battle on June 1 when U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE)...

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