News@NYU Law

5/14/2013
Judith Resnik ’75 will receive the Arabella Babb Mansfield Award from the National Association of Women Lawyers (NAWL)...
5/3/2013
David Boies (LL.M. ’67), founder and chairman of Boies, Schiller & Flexner and one of the highest-profile...
5/2/2013
Michael Livermore ’06, executive director of NYU Law’s Institute for Policy Integrity, is joining the...
5/1/2013
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit recently reversed a district court order and sided with the...
4/30/2013
On April 25, the U.S. Senate confirmed Christopher Meade ’96 as general counsel of the United States Department of the...
4/30/2013
Martin Guggenheim ’71, Fiorello LaGuardia Professor of Clinical Law, joined an amicus brief, along with other attorneys...
4/29/2013
On April 29, President Obama announced his intent to nominate Mayor Anthony Foxx '96 of Charlotte, North Carolina as...
4/29/2013
Human rights advocate Vrinda Grover (LL.M. '06) was named on TIME's 2013 list of the 100 most influential people in the...
4/24/2013
In an interview with Marketplace on April 19, incoming Dean Trevor Morrison discussed the value of a legal education....
4/24/2013
On April 23, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled, in a 7-2 opinion written by Justice Sonia Sotomayor, that a non-citizen...
4/10/2013
The unveiling of the portrait of Dean Richard Revesz, who will end his 11-year deanship on May 31, attracted a full...
4/9/2013
In Foreign Affairs, Center on Law and Security Executive Director Zachary Goldman '09 writes that the United...
4/8/2013
A hard-won reversal in a case of alleged child abuse has vindicated the efforts of NYU Law’s Family Defense Clinic,...
3/26/2013
The National Law Journal names six NYU Law alumni and scholars to its 100 Most Influential Lawyers listThe National Law...
3/25/2013
A panel of legal luminaries gathered on March 12 at NYU Law for an unusual celebration: the golden anniversary of the...
3/19/2013
Jayne Huckerby (LL.M. ’04), former research director of NYU Law’s Center for Human Rights and Global...
3/15/2013
Judge Judith Kaye '62, former Chief Judge of the State of New York, and Stephen Gillers '68, Elihu Root Professor of...
2/20/2013
Pauline Newman ’58, a judge on the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, was named by NYU Law Women...
2/19/2013
Blaine Templeman ’94, managing partner of Sheppard Mullin’s New York office and a partner in the firm...
2/12/2013
On February 11, the New York State Senate voted to confirm Jenny Rivera ’85 to the New York State Court of Appeals....
2/5/2013
Meredith Fuchs ’93, general counsel of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) gave the annual Frank J....
2/1/2013
Representative Hakeem Jeffries ’97 delivered the keynote speech to a crowd of more than 300 attending NYU Law...
2/1/2013
Gustavo Schmidt (LL.M. ’08) has been appointed secretary chief of staff for the office of Mayor Eduardo Paes of...
1/25/2013
Seth Harris ’90 is now the acting secretary of labor, following the resignation of Secretary Hilda Solis on...
1/25/2013
Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison has made a major gift to NYU School of Law, providing substantial support...
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...

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