Law News News RSSThu, 18 Sep 2008 17:22:09 -0400Cascade Serverweb@wm.eduClass of 2016 Celebrates Record 93 Percent Gift Participation at Graduation graduation, the Class of 2016 celebrated a record 93 percent Class Gift participation rate.Fri, 20 May 2016 17:00:00 -0400Class of 2016 Honors Professor Rebecca Green with Walter Williams Teaching Award Class of 2016 presented Professor Rebecca Green with the Walter L. Williams, Jr., Memorial Teaching Award at this year's Diploma Ceremony.Fri, 20 May 2016 17:00:00 -0400Fritzius Honored with 2016 John Marshall Award Fritzius is awarded for her selfless service to the Law School.Fri, 20 May 2016 17:00:00 -0400Awards Ceremony Celebrates the Class of 2016's Achievements and Contributions Saturday, May 14, the Law School community gathered in Colonial Williamsburg's Kimball Theatre with soon-to-be-graduates, their families, and friends to celebrate the Class of 2016's contributions and achievements. Fri, 20 May 2016 17:00:00 -0400Kaine Shares with Law Graduates Lessons He Learned From His Clients Senator Tim Kaine shared what his first clients as a lawyer taught him about empathy, insight and compassion in his address at the Law School's May 15 diploma ceremony.Fri, 20 May 2016 12:00:00 -0400Text of Senator Tim Kaine's Diploma Ceremony Remarks Kaine addressed graduates at the Law School's May 15 Diploma Ceremony.Fri, 20 May 2016 11:12:00 -0400Law School Hosts Neighborhood Criminal Justice Roundtable on May 20-21 May 20th and 21st, William & Mary Law School will host the third installment of the Neighborhood Criminal Justice Roundtable. The event will bring together a tremendous group of criminal justice experts from William & Mary and nearby schools. Mon, 16 May 2016 15:51:00 -0400Tennis Lessons: WFU Prof’s Life a Study in Sportsmanship, Tenacity and the Law,-tenacity-and-the-law.phpProfessor Beth Hopkins of Wake Forest University, a 1977 graduate of the Law School, currently serves as chair of the Constitution and Rules Committee of the United States Tennis Association (USTA), a role she never could have envisioned growing up in Petersburg, Va.Thu, 12 May 2016 08:00:00 -0400Professor Beth Hopkins, J.D. '77, Retires After Distinguished Career at Wake Forest Beth Hopkins, a 1977 graduate of the Law School, is retiring from Wake Forest University after more than 30 years in various roles, most recently as the inaugural director of the Smith Anderson Center for Community Outreach at Wake Forest Law. Wed, 11 May 2016 11:04:00 -0400Professor Fredric I. Lederer Delivers Tenth George S. Prugh Lecture in Military Legal History Fredric I. Lederer presented the Tenth George S. Prugh Lecture on May 4 at the Judge Advocate General's Legal Center and School in Charlottesville, Va. Tue, 10 May 2016 15:50:00 -0400Class Reunions Make a Difference for Law School through Class Gifts classes celebrated milestone reunions from five years to 50 years out and raised $5.8 million in gifts and multi-year pledges to the Law School.Mon, 09 May 2016 17:00:00 -0400Class of 2016 Breaks Class Gift Participation Record With 93 Percent Class of 2016 has the new record in participation for their 3L Class Gift.Mon, 09 May 2016 17:00:00 -0400Twelfth Annual Ali’s Run Raises More than $8,400 for Bone Marrow Drive,400-for-bone-marrow-drive.phpRunners, walkers, and strollers saw to it that the 12th annual Ali's Run was a great success for the Bone Marrow Drive this year.Thu, 05 May 2016 17:00:00 -0400Cramer Wins ABA’s Mendes Hershman Writing Award Cramer J.D. '16 was recently announced as the winner of the Mendes Hershman Award for his paper, "National Security Letters and Corporate Boards." Thu, 05 May 2016 17:00:00 -0400Baer is Ninth William & Mary Student to Receive Prestigious Burton Writing Award Baer J.D. '16 is the ninth William & Mary Law student in 16 years to win a prestigious Burton Legal Writing Award.Thu, 05 May 2016 17:00:00 -0400Professors Butler, Combs, Ibrahim and Oman Recognized with Plumeri Awards for Faculty Excellence,-combs,-ibrahim-and-oman-recognized-with-plumeri-awards-for-faculty-excellence.phpFour law professors are among the university faculty members to be honored today for their exemplary achievements in teaching, research, and service. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 09:15:00 -0400Jack Pigge Convicted in Law School’s Fairy-tale Trial trial, part of the semiannual fairy tale trial series organized by the CLCT, is designed to give elementary school students an overview of American courtroom procedure through an accessible and entertaining fact pattern.Thu, 28 Apr 2016 17:00:00 -0400Chief Justice of Canada Reflects on 35 Years as a Judge during Visit to William & Mary Right Hon. Beverley McLachlin, Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Canada, recently delivered the annual Williamson Fellow lecture at the Law School.Thu, 28 Apr 2016 12:05:00 -0400Chounet and Gum Featured on Tipping the Scales' Top Law Students List Chounet and Kaylee Gum, who will graduate from the Law School in May, were among 29 students nationwide from the Class of 2016 to be featured on Tipping the Scales' "Top Law Students" list.Thu, 28 Apr 2016 11:30:00 -0400Gum to Receive Virginia State Bar Pro Bono Award Kaylee R. Gum, who will graduate from the Law School in May, will receive the Virginia State Bar's Oliver White Hill Pro Bono Award in June.Wed, 27 Apr 2016 14:34:00 -0400