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University of Arizona Law Professor of Practice Jim Diamond has been appointed director of the new Indigenous Peoples Law and Policy (IPLP) Tribal Justice Clinic. The new clinic combines the legal work, applied research, and clinical placements of the former...
United States Supreme Court Associate Justice Elena Kagan will speak at the University of Arizona for the 37 th McCormick Lecture, sponsored by the James E. Rogers College of Law and the J. Byron McCormick Society for Law and Public...

IPLP graduate Elifuraha Laltaika (left) with Sami rights advocate Magne Ove Varsi.

Elifuraha (Eli) Laltaika , ’16, has been appointed to the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (UN Permanent Forum). Just a month after completing his Doctor of Juridical Science (SJD) from the Indigenous Peoples Law and Policy (IPLP) Program...
Five new visiting faculty will join the University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law beginning fall 2016. The new hires are: Faisal Chaudhry Visiting Assistant Professor, 2016-2018 Chaudhry joins Arizona Law for a two-year appointment, during which he...
University of Arizona Law student, veteran, and Tillman Scholar Wesley Stiner

Arizona Law student Wesley Stiner said he believes he can have an impact by changing the public's perception of the men and women returning home.

As the son of a U.S. Marine, Wesley Stiner was raised early on with the motto "America needs warriors," and he felt compelled to serve in the Marine Corps because of his family's legacy of service and the events of...
University of Arizona Law Sonoran Desert Public Sector Career Fair

Arizona Law students wait to interview with employers during the Sonoran Desert Public Sector Career Fair, held on campus each February.

For the second year in a row, University of Arizona Law has achieved record employment rates for its JD students. Class of 2015 Graduates For the Class of 2015, the overall employment rate 10 months after graduation was 90.3 percent,...
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Time magazine "Military Spouses and Kids Bear the Burden of Service" May 27, 2016 With Memorial Day on the horizon, Associate Clinical Professor and Director of the Veterans' Advocacy Law Clinic Kristine Huskey published an on-ed in Time advocating for...
Rebecca Tsosie , internationally recognized as one of the most respected legal scholars in the field of federal Indian law and indigenous peoples' human rights, will join the University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law faculty as Regents’...
The University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law has hired Barbara Bergman as director of the advocacy program and professor of law. Bergman joins Arizona Law from the University of New Mexico School of Law, where she served...
University of Arizona Law commencement

Photo: Laura K. Moore/Arizona Law

A wicked performance, an on-stage confetti cannon, a call for lawsuits to be filed as soon as possible, and the state’s “only openly inked Supreme Court justice" (self-identified). It was definitely a graduation to remember. This year, Arizona Law celebrated...