News@NYU Law

12/1/2016
NYU Shanghai, NYU Law and the International Development Law Organization (IDLO) signed a memorandum of understanding...
11/30/2016
Joseph Ehrlich ’97, president of the NYU Law Alumni Association Lisa Schweitzer ’96...
11/28/2016
NYU Law’s longstanding commitments to empower student success and to improve diversity and inclusion in the legal...
11/17/2016
Ben Heineman Jr., former general counsel of GE, discussed lessons learned in the course of his career as part of NYU...
11/9/2016
In the annual Latinxs in the Law Lecture, Iván Espinoza-Madrigal ’05—executive director of the Lawyers' Committee...
11/2/2016
Linda Sarsour, executive director of Arab-American Association of New York, delivered the 23rd annual Rose...
10/31/2016
On October 14, "Beyond 'Criminal Justice Reform': Conversations on Police and Prison Abolition" focused on...
10/31/2016
The Office of Career Services’ Diversity Forum on November 1 will showcase and bring together employers and students to...
10/28/2016
Cassandra “Sandy” Williams, already a well-known figure in the NYU School of Law community, has been named as the Law...
10/26/2016
At the NYU School of Law Forum on October 19, Robert Bauer and Richard Pildes considered the complexities of the 2016...
10/4/2016
At the September 28 Forum, expert panelists considered the complications of an eight-member US Supreme Court and...
9/26/2016
NYU Law's new strategic plan lays out three ambitious goals.
9/2/2016
The Milbank Tweed Forum continues to draw some of the brightest minds from multiple disciplines to examine...
9/2/2016
US Senator Chuck Schumer of New York visited NYU Law in March at the invitation of the NYU Law...
9/2/2016
Emily New '16 begins her legal career at the Orleans Public Defenders. Growing up with a mother who worked as a...
9/2/2016
Jordan Roth Jeannie Forrest Rocco Landesman Danny Meyer Thane...
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
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9/2/2016
Juan Caballero, West Michigan Legal Fellow, ACLU of Michigan Steve Marcus, Clerk, Judge Harry...
9/2/2016
The Black Allied Law Students Association won Northeast Region Chapter of the Year in 2016. Ayelet Evrony ’17 was...
8/3/2016
It's not often that law students have a chance to code (and hack passwords) alongside computer science engineers, but...
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...
5/5/2016
The Korematsu Lecture, given annually at NYU Law in honor of Japanese internment challenger Fred Korematsu, serves as a...
4/18/2016
NYU Law’s Leadership Mindset program supports the Law School’s mission of inspiring and developing in its students a...
4/15/2016
On April 7, the 15th annual Deans’ Cup—the charity...
4/8/2016
Judge William Fletcher, Justice Elena Kagan, and Judge Thomas Griffith Sean Stefanik ’16...
3/30/2016
The symposium “Dishwashers, Domestic Workers, and Day Laborers: Can Alternative Labor Organizing Revive the Labor...
3/28/2016
As presidential hopefuls spar over economic reform, both Law Women and the Black Allied Law Students Association (BALSA...
3/21/2016
Ajani Husbands ’17 lived in four different countries during seven years with the US Department of State. In his last...
3/14/2016
Dozens of NYU Law students each year devote their winter and spring breaks to work and service projects around the...
3/7/2016
Over the past two years, NYU Law students have played a central role in building a pioneering database that sheds new...
3/4/2016
On campuses across the country, on topics ranging from rape law  to Halloween costumes and decor, much has been...
3/1/2016
At NYU Law, the Moot Court Board is classified not as a student organization but as a student journal, a unique...
2/24/2016
The brief asks the Supreme Court to uphold the accommodation of the Affordable Care Act’s (ACA) contraceptive coverage...
2/9/2016
When Queens high school senior Najib received a months-long suspension for fighting last April, he felt his college...
2/4/2016
NYU Law hosts 2016 Public Interest Legal Career Fair
1/29/2016
More than 800 LLM students from 72 countries came to NYU Law on January 29, 2016 for the largest LLM recruiting...
1/26/2016
For 25 years, the Family Defense Clinic—founded by Fiorello LaGuardia Professor of Clinical Law Martin Guggenheim ’71—...
1/21/2016
Sarah Brafman ’16, a former co-president of NYU Law Students for Reproductive Justice and Ford Foundation Public...
11/30/2015
At the 21st annual Herbert Rubin and Justice Rose Luttan Rubin International Law Symposium, “Constitution and Custom:...
11/20/2015
On November 13, Andrew Tobias, journalist and author of the now classic coming-out memoir The Best Little Boy in the...
8/17/2015
The Immigrant Rights Clinic, now in its 16th year, has earned a reputation as a training ground for top lawyers who...
8/12/2015
From August 10-12, the Office of Career Services will hold its annual Early Interview Week, hosting 8,487 scheduled...
7/31/2015
NYU School of Law announced Jason Belk as the new dean of students, to begin on September 8. He comes to the...
7/7/2015
Merging both ends of the criminal justice system by pairing indigent defense with offender reentry, the Criminal...
6/15/2015
On a Monday evening in March, a group of students sat around the dining room table of Professor Daniel Shaviro’s West...
6/9/2015
In the 2014-15 academic year, NYU Law hosted events with two Supreme Court Justices, the attorney general of the United...
6/2/2015
Since the summer of 2013, Shana Knizhnik ’15 has juggled the demands of law school with the responsibilities of...
5/22/2015
On the historic Beacon Theatre stage, awash in purple lights, NYU School of Law honored its graduating students in two...
5/20/2015
The Law School was well represented at New York University’s 183rd Commencement on May 20. The occasion marked the...
5/18/2015
On Wednesday, May 20, the 183rd All University Commencement will be held at Yankee Stadium, where family, friends, and...
5/14/2015
Antonia House ’15  and Annie Mathews ’14 have been named 2015 fellows by the Immigrant Justice Corps (IJC)....
5/5/2015
Many law school clinics work at the boots-on-the-ground level, assisting with individual cases, filing petitions and...
4/30/2015
NYU President John Sexton and Board of Trustees Chairman Martin Lipton today announced the names of those to be honored...
4/17/2015
Law Revue returned for its 41st season with a parody of the 1990s sci-fi classic Terminator 2: Judgment Day.
4/17/2015
Billy Freeland '15 Stephen Tensmeyer ’15 Andre Brewster ’15 Sean Stefanik ’...
4/14/2015
On March 26, the NYU School of Law Violets defeated the Columbia Law School Lions in the 14th annual Deans’ Cup at...
4/3/2015
The Global Justice Clinic joined two Haitian civil society coalitions to testify on the right of access to information...
3/13/2015
NYU School of Law will hold JD and LLM/JSD Convocation ceremonies on May 21 at the Beacon Theatre. Preet Bharara, US...
3/13/2015
NYU School of Law professors, alumni, and students have filed amicus briefs with the Supreme Court supporting the case...
3/13/2015
This day-long symposium explored the ways that Halliburton II changed the securities class action landscape,...
3/11/2015
On February 27, for the third consecutive year, OUTLaw, NYU Law’s organization for LGBT students and their allies, held...
3/9/2015
Leslie Spencer ’98, litigation partner at Ropes & Gray, was the recipient of this year’s Woman of Distinction Award...
2/27/2015
Judge Jack Weinstein may have taken senior status more than two decades ago on the US District Court for the Eastern...
2/24/2015
In an ever more interconnected global economy, international boundaries are increasingly irrelevant. And as governments...
2/3/2015
This Thursday and Friday, more than 4,700 students from 21 law schools are expected to flock to NYU School of Law for...
1/5/2015
Law school clinics and their local communities in need have always had a mutually beneficial relationship. Clinic...
12/15/2014
Alexander Levy ’14 has won first place in the 2014 Tannenwald Writing Competition for his paper, “Believing in Life...
11/26/2014
"5 ways yoga can make you a better lawyer," from NYU Stories.
11/26/2014
On Monday night, a St. Louis County grand jury announced its decision not to indict Police Officer Darren Wilson for...
10/7/2014
On Wednesday, October 1, the Milbank Tweed Forum presented the annual Supreme Court (P)Review. Led by Burt Neuborne,...
9/30/2014
Each summer, NYU Law students travel the globe to intern in countries as diverse as India, Hungary, and Colombia in...
9/26/2014
On September 25, the US Department of Justice submitted a “statement of interest” in Hurrell-Harring v. State of New...
8/19/2014
To the uninitiated, Early Interview Week (EIW) sounds as hectic as Black Friday: NYU Law students racing from interview...
8/14/2014
Dian Yu ’16 has been awarded the 2014 Dennis R. Washington Achievement Graduate Scholarship from the Horatio Alger...
6/18/2014
Leo Gertner ’16, a Root-Tilden-Kern Scholar, has been selected for a Peggy Browning Fellowship. The fellowship, which...
5/23/2014
Reflecting on the significant anniversaries of major civil rights victories, Sherrilyn Ifill '87 gave a stirring speech...
5/22/2014
When the City of Detroit filed for bankruptcy last July, it presented lawyers and policy makers with a rare...
5/13/2014
Although plenty of students are inspired by Professor Adam Cox’s course, Legislation and the Regulatory State, not...
4/28/2014
The New York University School of Law ACS Student Chapter broke new ground this year by launching its first annual...
4/21/2014
Nicholas Melvoin ’14 did not originally plan to go into the law. Rather, he thought he would spend his career as a...
4/18/2014
Constitutional Transitions is proud to announce the release of two reports as part of a series of thematic, comparative...
4/18/2014
The Immigrant Justice Corps (IJC) has announced its first class of Justice fellows, recent law graduates who will be...
4/16/2014
Amanda Levendowski, editor-in-chief of the 2013-14 Moot Court Board, opens the proceedings. The...
4/16/2014
The 2014 Law Revue had some excellent songs, dances, and professor cameos lined up.
4/11/2014
In testimony on April 8 before the House Energy and Commerce Committee’s Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and...
4/9/2014
Salmah Rizvi ’16 and Sarahi Uribe ’16 have both been named 2014 recipients of Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowships...
4/9/2014
Although he is well on his way to becoming a barrister, with a pupillage lined up in London next fall, ...
4/8/2014
  The Getty Center in Los Angeles, the Metropolitan Museum in New York and Sotheby's auction house...
4/8/2014
When you hear the words “tax preparer,” you may imagine a calculator-clutching accountant, carefully scrutinizing...
4/4/2014
Julissa Reynoso, US Ambassador to Uruguay in Montevideo, delivered the keynote. Donald Cooley ’15...
4/1/2014
On Thursday, May 22, the Law School’s Convocation was held at Madison Square Garden, in a single ceremony honoring both...
3/31/2014
Despite Captain Ryan James's stellar night, the heavily favored NYU Violets couldn't overcome the three-point shooting...
3/28/2014
The March 21, 2003 American bombing of Baghdad marked the beginning of a war as well as the start of Iraq’s difficult...
3/26/2014
NYU Law’s Immigrant Rights Clinic won release for a longtime Brooklyn resident who had been detained by the...

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