News and Headlines


Welcome to the Washington University School of Law News web site. Please check this page for developments that may be of particular interest to you. We also include notices and other current information of interest to the Law School Community. Explore the links on the left side of this page for more information, including Faculty in the News, which offers a sampling of faculty quoted in their areas of expertise by the news media.

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Prof. Quinn Provides Expert Commentary on DOJ Juvenile Court Report

July 2015 [View Release]

Prof. Lipeles to Receive Prestigious Sierra Club Award

July 2015 [View Release]

Alumnus Gross’ Nonprofit Making Positive Impact on St. Louis Youths

July 2015 [View Release]

Law School Hosts Delegation of South American Judges

July 2015 [View Release]

Prof. Clark Offers Expert Commentary on Financial Rewards for Attorney Whistleblowers

July 2015 [View Release]

Faculty Members Receive Appointments to State and National Boards

July 2015 [View Release]

Prof. Sale’s Leadership with DirectWomen Supports Corporate Board Diversity

June 2015 [View Release]

Constitutional Law Experts Richards and Magarian Say SCOTUS Same-Sex Marriage Decision Is Justified

June 2015 [View Release]

Law Student Receives Prestigious Peggy Browning Fund Fellowship

June 2015 [View Release]

Profs. Appleton and Law Share Expert Commentary on Texas Abortion Clinic Ruling

June 2015 [View Release]

Law Student Awarded Inaugural Greenfield Internship at National Consumer Law Center

June 2015 [View Release]

Prof. Sadat Offers Expert Commentary on International Human Rights and Legal Options for Syrian Civil War

June 2015 [View Release]

Low Income Taxpayer Clinic Students and Faculty Ensure Clients’ Rights Are Protected in IRS Disputes

June 2015 [View Release]

Prof. Badawi’s Scholarship Selected for Harvard/Stanford/Yale Junior Faculty Forum

June 2015 [View Release]

Alumna Kathleen Boozang to Serve as Dean of Seton Hall School of Law

June 2015 [View Release]

Washington University Law Students and Graduates Secure Prestigious Judicial Clerkships

June 2015 [View Release]

Prof. Richards Discusses Expired Patriot Act Consequences and Potential Next Steps

June 2015 [View Release]

Profs. Appleton and Rosenbury Participate in Conference on Feminist Jurisprudence in Shanghai

June 2015 [View Release]

Prof. Legomsky Offers Expert Commentary on Latest Court Battles on Immigration Reform

May 2015 [View Release]

Law School Celebrates Commencement 2015

May 2015 [View Release]

Law School Honors Outstanding Students, Selects Honorary Order of the Coif Initiate

May 2015 [View Release]

Law School Recognizes 2015 Public Service Student of the Year

May 2015 [View Release]

Prof. Sepper Receives Prestigious Dukeminier Award and Walter Prize for Scholarship

May 2015 [View Release]

Alumnus Pivnichny Selected for Prestigious International Court of Justice University Traineeship Program

May 2015 [View Release]

Prof. Richards’ Expertise Contributes to ‘Hague Declaration on Knowledge Discovery in the Digital Age’

May 2015 [View Release]