News@NYU Law

2/19/2009
The February 19 Wall Street Journal reports that the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority plans to name Richard...
2/18/2009
National Law Journal highlights pro bono efforts of Sternhell '02 on behalf of Guantanamo detaineesSince 2005, Michael...
2/18/2009
Students and alumnae gathered at the Law Women's 2009 Alumnae Reception on February 17 to celebrate the achievements of...
2/10/2009
Demetri Martin, who completed two years at NYU Law before a change of heart led him to pursue a comedy career, debuts...
2/10/2009
On Monday, February 2, Joanne Lin ‘97, legislative counsel for the American Civil Liberties Union and Gregory...
2/9/2009
An article in the Houston Chronicle highlights the efforts of Bill Brewer (LL.M. ’78), co-founder of the law firm...
2/4/2009
No stranger to responding quickly in economic downturns, Daniel Doctoroff, president of Bloomberg L.P....
1/30/2009
David Kamin ’09 has been appointed special assistant to Peter Orszag, director of the Office of Management and Budget (...
1/14/2009
Jon Leibowitz '84, currently a commissioner of the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and formerly the Democratic...
1/14/2009
Governor David Paterson has nominated Justice Jonathan Lippman ’68 to be the next chief judge of the New York...
1/13/2009
Lev Dassin '90, acting U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York, profiled in the New York TimesSince...
1/13/2009
The New York Times calls U.S. Magistrate Judge Ronald Ellis '75 "calm judicial eye in storm over bail"In a...
1/7/2009
Chesler '75, presiding partner at Cravath, Swaine & Moore, calls for the demise of the billable hour in Forbes op-...
1/5/2009
Matt Lopez '96 and Tim Herlihy '92 are the cowriters of the screenplay for Bedtime Stories, released by Walt...
12/19/2008
Judge James Peck ’71 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York, already busy presiding...
12/16/2008
Jerome Cohen, Professor of Law and co-director of the Law School’s U.S.-Asia Law Institute, personally urged Taiwan...
12/12/2008
Neil Barofsky ’95, an assistant U.S. attorney for the Southern District of New York, was confirmed by the Senate...
12/8/2008
On December 5, Sarah Ludwig ’92 was awarded the Felix Fishman Award by New York Lawyers for the Public Interest in...
11/19/2008
As the crisis on Wall Street continues to affect the global economy and events unfold at a breakneck pace,...
11/13/2008
Chief Judge Judith Kaye '62 of the New York Court of Appeals delivered her final address on the state of the judiciary...
11/5/2008
New York City Police Department Commissioner Raymond W. Kelly (LL.M. '74) was the subject of a profile in the October...
11/4/2008
On October 18, Susan Herman '74 was elected president of the American Civil Liberties Union by the organization's Board...
10/31/2008
On October 30, Judge Thomas Buergenthal ’60 of the International Court of Justice was awarded the 2008 Gruber...
10/29/2008
On October 28, Anthony Welters ’77, the newly-appointed chair of the Law School’s Board of Trustees, and his wife...
10/23/2008
On October 21, the New York Times reported on the role that community organizers such as Andrew Friedman ’98 of...
10/10/2008
Welters '77, new chair of the Law School's Board of Trustees, talks to the New York Law JournalAnthony Welters '77, the...
10/7/2008
Larry Pedowitz ’72 completed his 14-month investigation into allegations of gambling among NBA referees and found...
9/8/2008
Julie Salamon '78, a bestselling author who has been on the staff of both the New York Times and the Wall Street...
12/14/2007
The Immigrant Rights Clinic scored an en banc victory before the Board of Immigration Appeals on December 13. The Board...
10/2/2007
Anne Milgram '96 became New Jersey's attorney general in June 2007, having served previously as first assistant...
9/24/2007
September 24, 2007Lisa Kung '97, executive director of the Southern Center for Human Rights, discussed race and racism...
9/20/2007
"Centralized Oversight of the Regulatory State" coauthored by Dean Richard Revesz and Nicholas Bagley '05 was selected...
9/16/2007
Reena Arora '08 won an Outstanding Student Award from Equal Justice Works for her public-interest work. In 2005, NYU's...
9/2/2007
Judge M. Blane Michael '68 has served as a judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit since 1993. He...
7/2/2007
Robin Steinberg '82 is the executive director of The Bronx Defenders, an organization providing holistic legal...
6/2/2007
Kevin Ryan (LL.M. '00), the commissioner of the New Jersey Department of Children and Families and a member of Governor...
5/2/2007
Michael Waldman '87 is the executive director of the Law School's Brennan Center for Justice, a preeminent legal policy...
4/2/2007
Keith Harper '94, a litigation partner and head of the Native American affairs practice group at Kilpatrick Stockton in...
3/2/2007
  Lisa Kung '97, the director of the Southern Center for Human Rights, has worked on class action litigation...
2/2/2007
Barry Cozier '75, a member of the firm Epstein Becker & Green, spent two decades in the New York judiciary, most...
1/26/2007
The Chief Justice of New York, Judith Kaye, was the keynote speaker at the Law Alumni Association's annual Alumni...
1/2/2007
Andrew Scherer '78 is executive director and president of Legal Services for New York City, the nation’s largest...
12/29/2006
 Attorney General-elect Andrew Cuomo announced that Jenny Rivera '85 will become the state's first Special Deputy...
12/16/2006
The Skadden Fellowship Foundation has awarded five NYU law students and recent graduates with its prestigious...
12/2/2006
  Belinda Clark (LL.M. '87) is New Zealand's secretary for justice and chief executive of the Ministry of Justice...
11/23/2006
New York State's Attorney General-Elect Andrew Cuomo has tapped more than a dozen members of the NYU community to help...
11/2/2006
David Pressman '04 is a leading advocate for awareness of and action toward the Darfur crisis, and helped bring George...
10/2/2006
Jennifer Dalven '95, deputy director of the ACLU Reproductive Freedom Project, argued Ayotte v. Planned Parenthood, a...
9/1/2006
 Judge Richard A. Brown (LL.B. '56) became the Queens County District Attorney in 1991. Brown has been the...

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