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In a span of just five years, Yahya Alsharif went from not knowing English to graduating from University of Arizona Law with two degrees and an assistant professor job secured in his home country. Alsharif obtained a bachelor of law...
University of Arizona Law rising 3L Jacob Metoxen has been elected president of the National Native American Law Students Association (NNALSA). NNALSA promotes the study and development of Federal Indian Law, Tribal Law, and traditional forms of governance, as well...
University of Arizona Law class gift community service Graduate 2 Service

Class gift co-chairs Jillian Andrews and Storm Byrd announce the results of the Graduate 2 Service campaign at commencement. Photo: David Sanders.

Close to 80 percent of the University of Arizona Law Class of 2017 has committed to provide a total of more than 4,100 hours of community service in the next three years. The pledge serves as this year’s class gift...
NBC News Cosby Trial Gears Up With Jury Selection in Pennsylvania May 19, 2017 University of Arizona Law’s Christopher Robertson , associate dean for research and innovation and professor of law, was interviewed by NBC News for a piece covering...
The Udall Center Fellows Program named Research Professor of Law Melissa Tatum as one of four faculty members selected for the 2017-18 cohort. The program, entering its 28th year, offers fellows a semester off from standard teaching, allowing for creative...
Arizona Law Journal of Emerging Technology student editors

The 2016-17 editorial board consisted of (left to right) Jason Buckner, Sai Manthra, John Howard, Clark Taylor, Evan Speciale and Levon Kantzabedian. 

The first issue of the Arizona Law Journal of Emerging Technologies (LJET) has officially launched. Founded in fall 2015, L JET offers legal, policy and business analysis of novel technical developments. LJET’s peer-reviewed papers either reference recent advancements or present...
Lawyers starting from a place of agreement? It may sound counterintuitive, but that is just one of the exercises a group of 13 University of Arizona Law students practiced recently in a workshop at Unscrewed Theater, a Tucson improvisational comedy...
On Monday, April 17, Simon Lorne spoke with University of Arizona Law students and faculty as the concluding speaker in the Mundheim Speaker Series . Lorne is vice chairman and chief legal officer at Millennium Management, LLC, a hedge fund...
On the day that Wells Fargo’s board announced the results of a massive investigation into company fraud , one of the investigating attorneys shared his behind-the-scenes perspective on that and other executive compensation issues with students and faculty at University...
On Monday, April 3, investment banker Peter Tague spoke with a group of University of Arizona Law students and faculty as part of the Mundheim Speaker Series . Tague is the global co-head of Citigroup’s Mergers & Acquisitions Department, focusing...