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Third-year University of Arizona Law student Francisco (Frank) Olea will soon earn his JD, and the next letters he adds to his resume after that could be CEO. Olea is one of five members of the Pascua Yaqui Tribe participating...
The White House
The election of Donald Trump, the use of executive orders, and Congressional inaction have led to an increased interest in presidential power and the law. A new lecture series from the University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law...
The University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law’s popular annual series Conversations with Bob Mundheim kicks off Feb. 19 with a special panel discussion with the Gogo, Inc. board of directors. Professor Bob Mundheim moderates informal conversations with...
The University of Arizona Law notes with sadness the passing of our esteemed alumnus, frequent guest lecturer, and good friend, Lowell E. Rothschild (’52). The college sends condolences to his many family members, friends and colleagues. Lowell exemplified professional integrity...
National Conference of Constitutional Law Scholars
The University of Arizona College of Law’s William H. Rehnquist Center will host the National Conference of Constitutional Law Scholars on March 16-17, 2018 in Tucson, Arizona. Adrian Vermeule , professor of constitutional law at Harvard Law School, will deliver...
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Starting a new career can be an exhilarating—and intimidating—experience. In addition to learning the job, every workplace runs on a set of unwritten rules that can drastically effect your success. That’s why University of Arizona Law alumnus Matt Schmidt (’10),...
Brenda Burman

Image via U.S. Bureau of Reclamation

Brenda Burman (‘96) has been unanimously confirmed as the commissioner of the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation. She is the first woman to lead the agency. Burman previously served as the bureau’s deputy commissioner for external and intergovernmental affairs and as...
Step Up to Justice
This is a portion of a story originally published by the McGuire Center for Entrepreneurship . Step Up to Justice, an organization that provides civil legal services to low-income individuals in Pima County, won first place in the UA McGuire...
University of Arizona Law Veteran's Advocacy Clinic

From left: Law fellow Lori Lewis, veteran and UA student Erick Hernandez, students Amanda Ehredt and Zoey Kotzambasis, VALC director Kristine Huskey, and veteran and student Nick Hamilton (Photo: Drew Bourland/UA News)

This story originally published on UA News . "All rise!" Tucson City Court Judge Michael Pollard walked into Courtroom No. 4, black robe billowing around his slight frame. Rather than heading to the judge's bench and issuing the customary order,...
DAPL Divestment Delegation

University of Arizona SJD candidate Michelle Cook (far left), joined by LaDonna Brave Bull Allard, Tara Houska, and Jackie Fielder in Norway as part of DAPL divestment delegation. *Image courtesy of Teena Pugliese, Women's Indigenous Media

The International Human Rights Workshop at University of Arizona Law’s Indigenous Peoples Law and Policy Program is working with the Water Protectors Legal Collective to develop an international human rights response to the legal and human rights concerns facing “water...