William & Mary Law School’s Virginia Coastal Policy Center is undertaking a project with the Albemarle-Pamlico National Estuary Partnership to increase engagement among tribal communities, government agencies, and universities.
J. Nicole Alanko J.D. ’18 has joined William & Mary Law School's Immigration Clinic as an Immigrant Justice Corps Fellow. As a Fellow, Nicole will share her expertise and work closely with William & Mary law students to serve immigrants in Hampton Roads.
W&M Law School’s Moot Court Team enjoyed several major competition successes this past spring, including winning best brief at Fordham Law School’s 45th Irving R. Kaufman Memorial Securities Law Moot Court Competition.
William & Mary Law School has a new director of its Institute of Bill of Rights Law: Professor Allison Orr Larsen. Since its founding nearly 40 years ago, the Institute has become one of the foremost centers in the nation for scholarship, teaching, discussion and debate of constitutional issues. A noted scholar and award-winning teacher, Larsen joined the William & Mary faculty in 2010 and is the first woman to lead the Institute.
A. Benjamin Spencer, a nationally renowned civil procedure and federal courts expert and current professor of law at the University of Virginia, has been named Dean of William & Mary Law School.
Professor Nathan Oman has been elected a member of the American Law Institute, the leading independent organization in the US producing scholarly work to clarify, modernize and improve the law.