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Leading News

Dean Newton Steps Down


  • Off the Bench—Prominent judges visit ND Law School
  • Law School improves Loan Repayment Assistance Program
  • Galilee sees record participation
  • ‘You are the hope’—ND Law hosts one of Church’s leading voices on race
  • Program on Church, State & Society growing
  • ‘Fighting for Fair Housing’—Law School hosts conference on Fair Housing Act of 1968
  • ND alumni talk about Guantanamo detention facility
  • Religious freedom moot court team wins in Italy
  • Music lesson—The Slants rock McCartan Courtroom
  • Commencement 2018
  • Exoneration Project inspires law students

Profiles—A Different Kind of Lawyer

  • A Bridge to Home—James Cheney ’18 J.D. wins housing case for local woman
  • ‘I just wanted to bring them justice’—Kym Worthy ’84 J.D. wants to end the backlog of untested rape kits
  • The law as a vocation—How ND inspired Matt Feeney ’79, ’83 J.D. to serve his community

Celebrating 50 Years of Notre Dame Law in London

Feature: Big Ideas—The expansion of ND Law’s intellectual property program is bearing fruit

  • More courses, more opportunities
  • Learning outside the classroom
  • Protecting ideas, preparing students
  • Strength in numbers
  • Student entrepreneurs

Father Mike’s Law School Legacy Faculty News

  • Barb Fick and Doug Cassel Retire
  • Four new professors join the Law School
  • ND Law hosts Judge Amy Barrett’s investiture
  • Mark McKenna named John P. Murphy Foundation Professor
  • Paul Miller appointed associate dean for international and graduate programs
  • Stephen Yelderman earns tenure as professor of law
  • ND Law School celebrates Randy Kozel’s new book
  • Carter Snead elected Hastings Center Fellow
  • Veronica Root awarded grant for ‘dignity of work’ project
  • Avishalom Tor named Distinguished Fellow of ND Institute for Advanced Study
  • Leading scholars gather to discuss Professor A.J. Bellia’s book
  • Supreme Court takes note of Notre Dame Law scholars
  • Remembering little things that matter A tribute to Justice Anthony Kennedy

Alumni Notes

  • ‘The Black Hills are not for sale’
  • Judge Williams joins Jones Day
  • Double Domer featured in Netflix documentary
  • Krieg DeVault elects new managing partner
  • Four ND Lawyers appointed as U.S. attorneys
  • Alum appointed to New Mexico Appeals Courts
  • Alumni share expertise at NYU conference
  • Young alumni rising in the academy

In Memoriam Lawyer's in love—The Class of 1981 formed a dozen married couples

Interrogatory—From Law Chaplain to Law Student

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The Notre Dame Lawyer was published once in 2018.

Notre Dame Lawyer—2018

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