Law School News
for July, 2008
July 23, 2008
With a record high number of alumni participating and a tremendous leadership gift of $100,000 by Vance Opperman ('69), President and CEO of Key Investment Inc., the Law School's Partners In Excellence annual fund set a new record in the 2007-08 fiscal year.
July 21, 2008
Bradley G. Clary ('75), a clinical professor and the Director of Applied Legal Instruction at the University of Minnesota Law School, has been named to the Minnesota Supreme Court Advisory Committee on the Rules of Civil Appellate Procedure.
July 17, 2008
Two University of Minnesota Law School professors recently were notified that their public service projects will receive grant funding.
July 11, 2008
Myron Orfield, Associate Professor at the University of Minnesota Law School and Director of the Institute on Race & Poverty, was recently appointed to be one of five commissioners to the National Commission on Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity.
July 2, 2008
Amy Bergquist ('07) has accepted a clerkship with U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg for the 2010-11 term.
July 1, 2008
Adjunct Professor and U.S. District Judge Michael J. Davis has been named Chief Judge of the U.S. District Court, District of Minnesota.
July 1, 2008
The Law School community welcomes David Wippman, who begins his role of the Law School's 10th dean.