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Simon Tam in front of the U.S. Supreme Court

The Slants founder Simon Tam in front of the U.S. Supreme Court. Image via The Slants/Instagram.

It turns out the fortune cookie was right. A few months after oral arguments for his U.S. Supreme Court case, Matal v. Tam , Simon Tam received a promising prediction in a fortune cookie: “A judgment will rule in your...
9th Circuit Appellate Representation Clinic University of Arizona Law

The students, along with clinic director Willie Jordan-Curtis, outside the 9th Circuit's Pasadena, California courthouse.

The stakes were high, but the students from University of Arizona Law’s 9 th Circuit Appellate Representation Clinic were ready and in the end, came away with an impressive victory. Each year, the 9 th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals...
University of Arizona Law welcomes Amanda Bynum (’09) as the director of externships and bar success, a newly formed position in the Career Development Office (CDO). Bynum will help students find externships and work with employers to create new opportunities...
Arizona Law Review students hold a mock trial with Tucson teens

Tucson teens participate in a mock trial, Regina v. Harry Potter, with members of the Arizona Law Review as part of the kickoff for ALR Gives Back.

In August, Arizona Law Review kicked off its new community service initiative, ALR Gives Back . Second- and third-year ALR members hosted nearly 20 teens from a Tucson youth services organization for a special event at the College of Law...
The University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law is proud to announce that Clinical Professor of Law Susan Salmon is its new director of legal writing. Salmon had been assistant director of legal writing since 2010 and succeeds...
University of Arizona Law legal writing

L to R: New Director of Legal Writing Susan Salmon, joined by new faculty Joy Herr-Cardillo, Diana Simon, Tessa Dysart, Carolyn Williams, and Sylvia Lett. Photo: Molly Condit/University of Arizona Law.

The University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law legal writing program welcomes a new assistant director and five new faculty members. The new faculty will be led by recently appointed Director of Legal Writing Susan Salmon , who...
The Slants will visit University of Arizona Law to discuss their Supreme Court case

University of Arizona Law also hosted The Slants in April.

The Slants, an Asian American rock band who recently won a U.S. Supreme Court case regarding the right to trademark their band name, will be at the University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law Tuesday, Sept. 12 to...
Legal experts will assemble for the University of Arizona’s 19 th annual Constitution Day program to explore two of the most significant cases from the 2016 Supreme Court term. The panelists will also discuss President Donald Trump’s travel ban and...
Keith Swisher is the new director of University of Arizona Law’s bachelor of arts in law and master of legal studies (MLS) programs. Swisher has taught at Arizona Law since 2015 and will continue in the classroom as a professor...
Online law degree undergraduate master's
University of Arizona Law now offers two of its degrees online: the bachelor of arts in law (BA) and the master of legal studies (MLS) . A third option, the master of laws (LLM) will be available online in the...