University of Arizona Law Events

Week of January 21, 2018

Sunday, January 21

4:00 pm

Phi Alpha Delta Pre-Law Fraternity Council Meeting

Room: MAIN 021
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Please contact the email address below if you have questions about this event.

Contact:
lindseyfoley@email.arizona.edu (Phi Alpha Delta (PAD) - undergrad law fraternity)

Monday, January 22

12:00 pm

Free the Pill: The Case for Legalizing OTC Birth Control

Room: OUTSIDE 168
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Please contact the email address below if you have questions about this event.

Contact:
zoeykotz@email.arizona.edu (Zoey Kotzambasis)

12:00 pm

J Reuben Clark Law Society Meeting

Room: MAIN 021
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Please contact the email address below if you have questions about this event.

Contact:
zlexiscz@email.arizona.edu (Lexi Zendejas)

3:05 pm

Presidential Power & Limits (Marcus, D/Massaro)

Room: OUTSIDE 160
Time: 3:05 PM - 4:05 PM

An Introduction to the Law of Presidential Power
Toni Massaro and David Marcus, University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law

Contact:
brooks@email.arizona.edu (Michael Brooks)

6:00 pm

Barbri Winter Course

Room: MAIN 137
Time: 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Please contact the email address below if you have questions about this event.

Contact:
alex.hoss@barbri.com (Alex Hoss)

7:00 pm

Mock Trial

Room: OUTSIDE 168
Time: 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Please contact the email address below if you have questions about this event.

Contact:
madisondodge@email.arizona.edu (Mock Trial Program)

Tuesday, January 23

12:00 pm

The Nuts and Bolts of Judicial Clerkships

Room: MAIN 118
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Senior Director Shannon Trebbe will give a presentation on post-graduate judicial clerkships. The application process, associated timelines, and tips will be discussed.

Contact:
sawalker@email.arizona.edu (Shannon Walker)

12:00 pm

Financial Aid - Max Lex Presentation

Room: MAIN 137
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

5 Steps to a Better Credit Score
Your credit score impacts your life in many ways. Whether you want to reduce the interest rates you pay on loans, plan to buy a house someday, or just want to take a smart step toward passing the character and fitness piece of the bar, this workshop is for you. You’ll learn what goes into your credit score, how information about your financial life is tracked, and what actions you can take to build and safeguard your credit. Get ready to learn strategies to maximize your credit score – and the financial and professional opportunities that go with it.

Contact:
kconner@email.arizona.edu (Keyshia Conner)

2:00 pm

Law & Literature

Room: OUTSIDE 160
Time: 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM

The law school community is invited to join five Law and Literature discussions over tea and cookies, hosted by Honors College lecturer Jamie Cox Robertson, and featuring five law school faculty. Each discussion will focus on legal themes from a great piece of literature, including the death penalty, discrimination, reproduction, and privacy rights.

Discussions are 2:00-3:15 in room 160 on the following dates: January 23, February 8, February 20, April 5 and April 17.

January 23 features Jason Kreag and "In Cold Blood" by Truman Capote

Contact:
lopezb@email.arizona.edu (Barbara Lopez)

6:00 pm

Barbri Winter Course

Room: MAIN 021
Time: 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Please contact the email address below if you have questions about this event.

Contact:
alex.hoss@barbri.com (Alex Hoss)

7:00 pm

Phi Alpha Delta Pre-Law Fraternity General Meeting

Room: OUTSIDE 168
Time: 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Please contact the email address below if you have questions about this event.

Contact:
lindseyfoley@email.arizona.edu (Phi Alpha Delta (PAD) - undergrad law fraternity)

Wednesday, January 24

12:00 pm

SBA Merch Committee Meeting

Room: MAIN 017
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

The SBA Merch Committee will be meeting to discuss goals for the spring semester and to coordinate overall availability.

Contact:
Jonathanrich@email.arizona.edu (Student Bar Association)

12:00 pm

PCLP Hosts Public Defender Joel Feinman

Room: MAIN 156
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:10 PM

This Wednesday, January 24th, PCLP is proud to host Joel Feinman, who will give a presentation titled, “The Banality of Evil: Practicing Criminal Law in the 21st Century."


Joel Feinman graduated from Northwestern University in 2000, and from the U. of A. Graduate College and College of Law in 2007. That same year he joined the Pima County Public Defender’s Office as a trial lawyer, where he worked until 2015. Joel ran for the Democratic nomination for Pima County Attorney in 2016, then rejoined the Pima County Public Defender as head of the office in 2017. Please join us for his talk. As always, pizza will be served at noon.

Contact:
mashton2@email.arizona.edu (Matthew Ashton)

12:30 pm

Common Struggles: Indigenous Rights around the World

Room: OUTSIDE 164
Time: 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Join Rebecca Tsosie, Regents' Professor of Law; Faculty Co-Chair, Indigenous Peoples Law and Policy Program; Special Advisor to the Provost for Diversity and Inclusion, for a lecture on comparative law. Professor Tsosie will address what issues in Indigenous rights are common across international jurisdictions and where divergences in rights emerge.

Contact:
justinboro1986@email.arizona.edu (Justin Boro)

6:00 pm

Barbri Winter Course

Room: MAIN 156
Time: 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Please contact the email address below if you have questions about this event.

Contact:
alex.hoss@barbri.com (Alex Hoss)

7:00 pm

Mock Trial

Room: OUTSIDE 164
Time: 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Please contact the email address below if you have questions about this event.

Contact:
madisondodge@email.arizona.edu (Mock Trial Program)

Thursday, January 25

12:00 pm

Externship General Information Session

Room: MAIN 118
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

This presentation will cover the ins and outs of externships for all semesters, and will be open to all 1Ls, 2Ls, and 3Ls who are interested in adding externship credit for the spring semester.

Contact:
abynum@email.arizona.edu (Amanda Bynum)

12:00 pm

Christian Legal Society

Room: MAIN 126
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Come join the Christian Legal Society's weekly meeting. We reflect on Scripture and life together, pray together, and eat together. All are welcome! This week lunch is brown bag.

Contact:
vgrafe@email.arizona.edu (Victor Grafe III)

6:00 pm

Barbri Winter Course

Room: MAIN 137
Time: 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Please contact the email address below if you have questions about this event.

Contact:
alex.hoss@barbri.com (Alex Hoss)

7:00 pm

Phi Alpha Delta Pre-Law Fraternity Info Session

Room: OUTSIDE 168
Time: 7:00 PM - 7:45 PM

Please contact the email address below if you have questions about this event.

Contact:
lindseyfoley@email.arizona.edu (Phi Alpha Delta (PAD) - undergrad law fraternity)

Friday, January 26

12:00 pm

Interview Workshop for 1L students

Room: OUTSIDE 160
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Quarles & Brady will give an informal interview workshop for 1Ls on the do's and don'ts and common interview questions. Lunch will be provided.

Contact:
kberingson@email.arizona.edu (Katie Beringson)

6:00 pm

Barbri Winter Course

Room: MAIN 137
Time: 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Please contact the email address below if you have questions about this event.

Contact:
alex.hoss@barbri.com (Alex Hoss)