UW Law Hosts Forum on Recent Events in Ferguson
On Tuesday, December 2, the University of Washington School of Law hosted a forum in response to the recent grand jury decision in the police shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri.
2014 Tri-Cities Youth & Justice Forum
Students from the University of Washington School of Law joined the Washington State Minority & Justice Commission at the 2014 Youth & Justice Forum hosted in Tri-Cities, WA.
UW Law Expands Outreach to Legal Community in Alaska
On October 15, 2014, Dean Kellye Testy traveled to Anchorage, Alaska for a roundtable discussion on legal education in the state. The meeting was organized by the University of Washington School of Law to bring together universities and stakeholders working in Alaska to explore areas of cooperation to advance legal education and discuss the goals of Alaska’s legal and policy communities. Over twenty schools participated.
UW Law Faculty Engages in Scholarly Conversation
Globally-respected scholars have written essays and articles in response to our faculty’s scholarship, and top-ranked law journals have invited our faculty to respond to articles that those journals have chosen to publish or to write reviews of notable books.
UW Law Awarded $1.5 Million Grant to Build on Existing Programs in Afghanistan
The University of Washington School of Law's Legal Education Support Program-Afghanistan (LESPA) has been awarded a $1.5 million 2-year grant by the U.S. Department of State Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs (INL) to run the Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition in Afghanistan.
Meet This Year’s New UW Law Faculty
This fall, the ranks of our renowned faculty grew to include two more full-time professors, Professor Daniel Foote and Professor Michael Hatfield.
Dean Testy and UW Law Faculty Visit Asia
Dean Testy and a group of law school faculty members travelled to Asia in May, visiting three cities and three countries in nine days: Tokyo, Japan; Taipei, Taiwan; and Shanghai, China.
UW Professors and Student Win Best Paper at IEEE Ethics 2014
UW Law Professor Ryan Calo, Professor Howard Chizeck from the UW School of Electrical Engineering and UW Electrical Engineering graduate student Tamara Bonaci,
win best paper award at the 2014 IEEE International Symposium on Ethics in Engineering, Science, and Technology.
UW Law Celebrates Scholarly Excellence
The faculty at the University of Washington School of Law continues to enhance its reputation for scholarly excellence. This spring, our faculty placed articles in journals at the nation’s top law schools.
UW School of Law Announces 2014 Gates Scholars
The University of Washington School of Law is proud to announce the most recent recipients of the Gates Public Service Law Scholarship: Francisco Carriedo, Bruna Estrada, Martina Kartman, Danielle Meyering and Camille McDorman.
UW Law wins AIPLA Moot Court Competition regionals
A University of Washington School of Law team led by Yeu-Yan Perng and Annie Allison recently won the western regionals competition at the Giles Sutherland Rich Memorial Moot Court Competition held in Palo Alto, California.