The College of Law has named Renee Allen the first director of its Academic Success Program, which helps students excel throughout law school and prepare for the bar exam.
College of Law News
Students of the College of Law and the College of Engineering had a rare opportunity to work together as interns this summer at the University of Tennessee Research Foundation.
The College of Law is among the Top 20 Best Value law schools in the nation, according to The National Jurist magazine.
Professor Teri Baxter recently took time to analyze some of the Supreme Court’s recent rulings on major issues such as affirmative action, immigration, and abortion, as well as the impact of Justice Antonin Scalia’s unexpected death.
The United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit has ruled in favor of a client recently represented by students of the College of Law’s Appellate Litigation Clinic.
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.
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.