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    Profs. Meili, Moriearty, and Soper Receive Promotions

    May 11, 2018

    The Board of Regents yesterday approved the promotions of Steve Meili and Perry Moriearty to the rank of associate professor with tenure and Chris Soper, who will become associate clinical professor and director of legal writing.

  • Lily Fu Claffee ’93

    Lily Fu Claffee ’93 Appointed General Counsel of FOX News

    May 11, 2018

    Lily Fu Claffee ’93 has been appointed general counsel of FOX News.

    In making the announcement, FOX News Co-President Jack Abernethy said, “Lily has a distinguished legal career in both the private sector and in public service. We are pleased to add her extensive experience to our legal affairs team.”

  • Professor Joan Howland

    AALL Inducts Associate Dean Joan Howland Into Hall of Fame

    May 8, 2018

    The American Association of Law Libraries (AALL) has inducted Joan S. Howland, associate dean for information and technology and Roger F. Noreen Professor of Law, into its Hall of Fame.

  • Professors Susanna Blumenthal and Heidi Kitrosser

    Two Law School Professors Appointed to Named Professorships

    May 7, 2018

    Professors Susanna Blumenthal and Heidi Kitrosser have been appointed prestigious named professorships at the Law School.

    Susanna Blumenthal will be the William L. Prosser Professor of Law and Heidi Kitrosser will assume the title of Robins, Kaplan, Miller & Ciresi Professor of Law on May 4.

  • Clara Ohr ’98

    Why I Give: Clara Ohr ’98

    May 5, 2018

    Clara Ohr considered careers in law, diplomacy, and concert piano. The decision to go with law came when her father was faced with workplace discrimination.

    “The situation blindsided my parents,” she recalls.

  • Spring 2018 Perspectives

    Spring 2018 Issue of Perspectives Now Available Online

    May 4, 2018

    Corporate social responsibility is the focus of the cover story of the spring 2018 edition of Perspectives magazine. Read the compelling stories of Law School alumni who work in this burgeoning field of advising on, analyzing, implementing, and measuring the impact of corporate initiatives designed to promote good governance and to achieve positive social outcomes.

  • Mohammed Al Mulhim S.J.D. ’18

    Meet The First Grad of the Law School’s S.J.D. Program

    May 2, 2018

    Most attorneys are proud to serve as judges, but Mohammed Al Mulhim wasn’t.

    The native of Al-Hofuf, Saudi Arabia, was just 23 years old and a recent graduate of Imam Muhammad ibn Saud Islamic University when he began working as a Grievances Court judge in Riyadh.

  • 1L Elvis Kim and 2L Khansaa Nadeem

    Two Law School Students Awarded RCBF Diversity Scholarships

    May 1, 2018

    The Ramsey County Bar Foundation recently named 1L Elvis Kim and 2L Khansaa Nadeem as 2018 Diversity Scholarship recipients.

  • Professor John Bessler, visiting researcher at the Human Rights Center

    Human Rights Center Hosts Legal History Expert

    May 1, 2018

    On April 26, Professor John Bessler, a visiting researcher at the Human Rights Center, gave a book talk on his latest book, The Celebrated Marquis: An Italian Noble and the Making of the Modern World (2018).

  • International Society of Family Law

    Law School Hosts International Family Law Conference

    April 30, 2018

    The University of Minnesota Law School on April 27-28 hosted the North American Regional Conference of the International Society of Family Law (ISFL).

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