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UK Law Litigation Banquet

The University of Kentucky College of Law recently honored the hard work and dedication of the officers, members, advisors, and coaches of the Moot Court Board and Trial Advocacy Board (TAB), as well as many first-year students in connection with their Legal Research and Writing (LRW) Clubs.  The Litigation Banquet recognizes the students who have excelled in both written and oral advocacy.

Albanian Judges Visit UK Law

On April 16, 2015, the University of Kentucky College of Law and the Patterson School of Diplomacy were pleased to welcome to campus, in partnership with Assistant U.S. Attorney David Grise (UK Law ’83) and U.S. District Judge Gregory Van Tatenhove (UK Law ’89), seven judges from the Albanian School of Magistrates.  The Albanian School of Magistrates provides initial legal training and is the sole provider of Continuing Legal Education for judges and prosecutors. 

Ollen B. Hinnant II Celebration Rescheduled

Friday, April 10, 2015 Spindletop Hall 6:30pm

UK College of Law Hosted Regionals of National Trial Competition

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Feb. 12, 2015) – Law students from thirteen different law schools and four different states made the trip to Lexington to compete for a chance to participate in the National Trial Competition, the most prestigious trial competition in the nation. The University of Kentucky College of Law and the Kentucky Chapter of the American College of Trial Lawyers co-hosted the regional competition at the Fayette District and Circuit Courthouses Feb. 6-8.

KJEANRL 2nd Annual Symposium

The UK College of Law hosts the Kentucky Journal of Equine, Agriculture, & Natural Resources Law inaugural symposium: Energy & the Environment "The Interplay of Regulations and Natural Resource Law and Policy"

Spring 2015 Judicial Conversation Series

The University of Kentucky College of Law is pleased to announce Judge Roger L. Gregory, of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, will be our Spring 2015 speaker for the Judicial Conversation Series. The event will take place at Noon on February 18, 2015, in the College of Law Courtroom.

2014-2015 Judicial Conversation Series

The University of Kentucky College of Law hosted Chief Judge Tracey Wise from the Eastern District of Kentucky United States Bankruptcy Court on October 22 as part of the College of Law’s 2014-2015 Judicial Conversation Series. Judge Wise met with members of the Women’s Law Caucus for breakfast and discussed challenges she faces in her judiciary role as a female in a predominantly male position. She encouraged the Women’s Law Caucus members to continue pursuing their dreams, whether it’s practicing law or becoming a judge, and assured them it is possible to balance family and career.

Judicial Conversation Series

2013 Judicial Conversation Series A series of thoughtful and engaging interactions between members of Kentucky's highest court and students praparing for a career in law, each taking place at the University of Kentucky College of Law. Each forum will take place in the College of Law Courtroom.February 6, 2013 at noonJustice Bill CunninghamFebruary 27, 2013 at noonJustice Daniel J. Venters

Justice Albie Sachs to Speak at College of Law

The College of Law proudly welcomes:Justice Albie SachsConstitutional Court of South AfricaThe Sacred and the Secular: South Africa's Constitutional Court Rules on Same-Sex Marriages 6:30p.m., Friday, April 12, 2013 W.T. Young Library UKAA Auditorium.

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