News@NYU Law

6/2/2011
The Immigrant Rights Clinic won a seven-year battle on June 1 when U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE)...
5/31/2011
Philip Weiser ’94, senior advisor for technology and innovation to the White House’s National Economic...
4/19/2011
On April 6, the NYU School of Law chapter of the Order of the Coif inducted Law School Trustee Thomas R. Brome ’...
4/18/2011
On April 14, NYU Law defeated Columbia Law in the 10th annual Deans' Cup fundraiser. The final score was 78-67. It was...
3/21/2011
Peter Guber ’67 (LL.M. ’68), chairman and CEO of Mandalay Entertainment, recently published Tell to Win:...
3/15/2011
Kenneth Feinberg ’70 will be awarded the Albert Gallatin Medal for Outstanding Contributions to Society at the...
3/11/2011
Christina Sanford '00, an attorney-adviser in the Office of the Legal Adviser at the U.S. Department of State was...
3/9/2011
On March 3, Kevin Huffman '98 was named Tennessee’s education commissioner by Governor Bill Haslam. Huffman, who...
2/17/2011
Mohamed ElBaradei (LL.M. '71, J.S.D. '74, LL.D. '04) has had the eyes of the world on him since late January, when he...
2/15/2011
On February 7, Alan Houseman '68, executive director of the Center for Law and Social Policy (CLASP), delivered the...
2/4/2011
On January 27, two NYU Law alumni were honored at the New York State Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers annual...
2/1/2011
At the NYU School of Law’s Annual Alumni Luncheon on January 28, Dean Richard Revesz called Law School Trustee...
1/31/2011
On January 26, the Women of Color Collective sponsored a panel on the issue of sex trafficking, featuring guest...
1/28/2011
On January 24, the Internal Revenue Service selected Charles Rettig (LL.M. '82) to serve as the 2011 chairman of the...
1/26/2011
The January 24 installment of the Public Interest Law Center’s Leaders in Public Interest Series was particularly...
1/26/2011
On January 18, Mitra Hormozi ’95 was appointed chairperson of New York Governor Andrew Cuomo’s Commission...
1/11/2011
On January 1, Lionel Yee Woon Chin (LL.M. '99) took office as Singapore’s second solicitor general. Yee takes...
1/10/2011
Paul Quigley (LL.M. ’05) recently returned to Ireland from New York, where he had an arbitration practice at...
1/10/2011
Debut novel by Matthew Gallaway '95 praised in New York TimesMatthew Gallaway ’95, whose book, The Metropolis...
12/23/2010
New York Governor-elect Andrew Cuomo has named Paul Francis '80 to serve in the new position of director of agency...
12/23/2010
On December 22, Attorney General-elect Eric Schneiderman named Janet Sabel '84 New York state's executive deputy...
12/22/2010
Maribel Hernández '10 has won a Fried Frank/MALDEF Fellowship, giving her the opportunity to work for two years at...
12/22/2010
On December 17, Irving Picard (LL.M .'67), the court-appointed trustee for the victims of Bernard Madoff’s Ponzi...
12/20/2010
Over the course of a single weekend, the Senate confirmed two NYU Law alumni as federal appeals court judges. Albert...
12/7/2010
On November 23, a federal jury awarded $1.3 billion in damages to Oracle, a software company represented by David Boies...
12/7/2010
Brian Burgess '09 will serve as assistant to Neal Katyal, the acting Solicitor General of the United States, for one...
12/1/2010
On October 20, Cornell University announced that Kate Griffith '04 will be the first Proskauer Rose Employment and...
12/1/2010
On November 19, Peggy Twohig '83 was selected to help lead the implementation team at the new Consumer Financial...
11/23/2010
On November 15, nine NYU Law alumni were honored by the Sanctuary for Families’ Center for Battered Women’s...
11/22/2010
On November 15, five NYU School of Law alumnae discussed their work in international human rights in the Law Alumni...
11/22/2010
The Center on the Administration of Criminal Law (CACL) hosted a “Conversation on Urban Crime” with New...
11/19/2010
On November 13, Domestic Workers United (DWU) presented NYU Law’s Immigrant Rights Clinic (IRC) with the Advocate...
11/1/2010
Margaret Lewis ’03, an associate professor at Seton Hall University School of Law and a former Furman Academic Fellow,...
10/19/2010
On October 12, President Barack Obama named Richard Ketchum '75 one of 12 individuals who will serve on the President's...
10/15/2010
In September, Nathalie Laureano (LL.M. ’10), who focused on international legal studies at the NYU School of Law...
9/28/2010
David Deng ’10 has been awarded a grant in the United States Institute of Peace (USIP) Priority Grant...
9/28/2010
Colin Reardon '10 wins LexisNexis competition for paper on Twombly and IqbalColin Reardon '10 has won LexisNexis’...
9/24/2010
On September 20, Martha Coakley, the attorney general of Massachusetts, presented the 14th annual Attorney General...
8/27/2010
Micah Berul ‘00 was lead attorney for the National Labor Relations Board in an important labor law ruling. On...
8/9/2010
Shawn Pelsinger '09 (LL.M. '10) has had a very busy year. After finishing up his graduate degree in Law and the Global...
8/6/2010
On August 4, David Boies (LL.M. '67) scored a major victory when the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of...
8/6/2010
On August 3, Nicholas Bagley '05 testified before the Subcommittee on Administrative Oversight and the Courts of the...
8/3/2010
On July 19, the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve named Herbert Kelleher ’56 chair of the Federal Reserve...
7/28/2010
On July 6, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) announced the selection of Eloise Gore '79 as acting media legal...
7/3/2010
Since taking office in January 2009, President Barack Obama has been calling upon numerous NYU Law alumni to join his...
6/30/2010
As part of celebrating its 50th anniversary, the American Civil Liberties Union of New Jersey has added an item to its...
6/25/2010
Skadden Fellow Lauren Burke '09 has a key to the city. Thanks to a new public-art project, Burke and other urban...
6/25/2010
Legal ethics expert Steven C. Krane '81 died at age 53 on June 22. A former president of the New York State Bar...
6/16/2010
The White House named Kenneth Feinberg '70 as the administrator of a $20 billion fund that BP is creating to pay claims...
6/11/2010
On June 9, Steven Banks '81 and Michael Rothenberg '91 were selected to join the Task Force to Expand Access to Civil...
6/9/2010
Daryl Levinson, who is rejoining the NYU School of Law faculty in Fall 2010 after five years at Harvard Law School,...
6/2/2010
Law School Trustee Paul Francis '80 has joined New York State Attorney General Andrew Cuomo’s gubernatorial...
5/25/2010
On May 25, the Women’s Bar Association (WBA) of the District of Columbia honored Nancy Duff Campbell '68 as the...
5/19/2010
Jesse Wegman '05 has been named a Soros Justice Fellow for 2010, with a $45,000 stipend that will allow him to spend a...
5/19/2010
On May 5, Equal Justice Works (EJW) announced that Kristin Connor '08 and recent graduates Mindy Friedman '10 and Alisa...
5/18/2010
On April 26, Seth Diamond '88 took over as the Department of Homeless Services commissioner for New York City. Diamond...
5/13/2010
As the U.S. Senate is hashing out an overhaul of the nation’s financial regulatory system, Anne Milgram ’96...
5/10/2010
The 2010 Who’s Who Legal survey has named David Katz '88 and Martin Lipton '55 to their list of the top...
5/5/2010
On April 29, the New York State Crime Victims Board (CVB) announced the confirmation of Mary Haviland '94 as a...
5/5/2010
On May 3, at a 2010 Law Day speech in Albany, Jonathan Lippman '68, chief judge of the New York State Court of Appeals...
5/3/2010
NYU Law alumni named among 2010 Dealmakers of the Year by the American LawyerNYU Law alumni Matthew Feldman '88 and...
4/30/2010
On April 20, the United States Senate confirmed the nomination of Marisa Demeo '93 as an associate judge on the...
4/30/2010
A paper by Daniel Moeritz (LL.M. '09), a former Arthur T. Vanderbilt Scholar, has been cited by a German lawmaker...
4/15/2010
Jennifer Hainsfurther ’08 has won a 2010 Helton Fellowship from the American Society of International Law. The award...
4/13/2010
Charles D. Klein ’63, an NYU School of Law trustee and a managing director of American Securities for the past 30...
4/13/2010
All politics, it has been said, is local. And if you ask Anthony Foxx ’96, starting local is a great way to get into...
4/7/2010
Lauren Burke '09 was recently interviewed by the producers of "Following the Snakehead," a...
4/6/2010
On March 26, the Black, Latino, Asian Pacific American Law Alumni Association (BLAPA) held its annual Spring Dinner to...
4/1/2010
On March 25, President Barack Obama nominated Todd Edelman '94 to the Superior Court of the District of Columbia as an...
4/1/2010
On March 24, Governor Chris Gregoire of Washington named Michael Spearman ’81 to the state’s Court of...
4/1/2010
Warren J. Sinsheimer (LL.M. '57) has received the 2010 Diane Lipton Award for Outstanding Educational Advocacy on...
3/12/2010
On March 11, President Obama nominated Raymond Lohier Jr. '91 for the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit....
3/12/2010
Judith Kaye ’62, former chief judge of the New York Court of Appeals, was appointed by New York Attorney General...
3/9/2010
After more than a decade with the ACLU Reproductive Freedom Project, Jennifer Dalven ’95 will become its director...
3/9/2010
On March 3, Paul Verkuil (LL.M. '69, J.S.D. '72) was unanimously confirmed by the U.S. Senate as chairman of the...
3/9/2010
Natalia Sorgente ’96 has been named chief of staff and counsel in the Department of Justice’s Environment...
3/8/2010
Julie Brill ’85, the senior deputy attorney general and chief of consumer protection and antitrust for the North...
3/8/2010
On March 1, Christopher J. Meade '96 joined the Obama Administration as the principal deputy general counsel at the...
3/4/2010
The newest addition to the array of funding opportunities available at NYU Law gives one student every year the...
3/2/2010
The NYU School of Law’s $400 million capital campaign, “Where We Stand,” begun in 2002 and launched...
3/1/2010
Former Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Mohamed ElBaradei (LL.M. '71, J.S.D. '74, LL.D...
2/23/2010
The United Arab Emirates Ministry of Presidential Affairs announced on February 22 that Lady Barbara Judge '69 will...
2/23/2010
On February 22, New York State Attorney General Andrew Cuomo appointed Maria Vullo '87 executive deputy attorney...
2/18/2010
On February 18, NYU School of Law held the 16th annual Public Service Auction at Vanderbilt Hall. The auction...
2/8/2010
M. Patricia Smith '77, outgoing commissioner of the New York State Department of Labor, was honored as the Law Women...
2/5/2010
On February 4, President Barack Obama nominated David Fein '85 to become the new United States attorney for Connecticut...
2/4/2010
On January 29th, David O'Keefe '95 was awarded an inaugural Robert M. Morgenthau Award for Region One from the District...
2/3/2010
Jerrold Nadler, the Democrat who has represented New York’s Eighth Congressional District in the U.S. House of...
1/27/2010
A House subcommittee looking into the federal bailout of AIG heard testimony from a number of high ranking officials on...
1/15/2010
The Immigrant Rights Clinic recently won its case to prevent the deportation of a longtime lawful permanent resident to...
1/14/2010
Kenneth Feinberg '70 has been selected by the American Federation of Teachers to lead an effort to revamp public school...
1/14/2010
On January 4, Miriam Sapiro '86 took office as a deputy United States trade representative responsible for trade...
1/11/2010
Daniel Alonso ’90, a partner at Kaye Scholer since 2005, began a new job last week: chief assistant district...
1/8/2010
Professor Oren Bar-Gill spearheaded a January 6 conference, “Regulating Consumer Financial Products,” held...
1/5/2010
After four years as a commercial litigation associate at Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe in New York, Benjamin Stone...
1/5/2010
Lourdes Rosado ’95, a former Root-Tilden-Snow Scholar, and colleague Marsha Levick, attorneys at Philadelphia’s...
1/5/2010
NYU School of Law Trustee and alumna Rita E. Hauser has been appointed to the President’s Intelligence Advisory...
12/23/2009
Jeremy Marwell ’06 called it “an honor and great privilege" to serve as a law clerk for former NYU...
12/15/2009
New York State Governor David Paterson’s Task Force on Transforming Juvenile Justice, chaired by Jeremy Travis ’82,...

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