Emlera Quince is a changed man. And as of October 1, he will be a free man, thanks to students and faculty at the College of Law.
College of Law News
Law Professor Douglas A. Blaze recently received the Harold Love Outstanding Community Service Award from the Tennessee Higher Education Commission.
Students in the College of Law’s Appellate Litigation Clinic recently traveled to Cincinnati to argue two cases before the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit. Third-year law students Alexandra Wolff and Trey Neal received the opportunity to argue their cases after nearly a year of intense preparation supported by fellow students Cameron Kapperman, Patrick Morrison, and Sara Ohlman.
Alex Long, associate dean of academic affairs and professor in the College of Law, teaches and writes about torts, professional responsibility, employment law, and disability law.
A team of UT law students won second place and second-best brief in the national Dean Jerome Prince Memorial Evidence Competition, besting thirty-four other law school teams from throughout the country.
A piece written by Glenn Harlan Reynolds, the Beauchamp Broan Distinguished Professor of Law, is featured today in The Washington Post as part of the newspaper’s weeklong discussion of jury nullification.
UT’s graduate programs in printmaking, supply chain management and nuclear engineering have again been ranked among the Top 10 in public and private colleges and universities by U.S. News and World Report.
Stanford law professor Deborah L. Rhode, legendary Volunteers football coach Phillip Fulmer, and Tennessee Supreme Court Chief Justice Sharon G. Lee are the headline speakers for the College of Law’s 2016 Symposium on Professional Leadership Education.
Karen Britton is leaving the College of Law after more than twenty years of service to the law school and after twenty-five years with UT.
The life and groundbreaking career of a famed civil rights lawyer who argued and won nine cases before the US Supreme Court is the focus of UT’s inaugural lecture series in African-American history. The Fleming-Morrow Distinguished Lecture in African-American History kicks off at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, March 10, with a look into the life of Constance Baker Motley, the first black woman appointed to the federal bench.