The American Law Institute Elects Professor Jeffrey Bellin as New Member

The American Law Institute (ALI) announced Monday that Professor Jeffrey Bellin is among the newest members elected to ALI membership. Bellin is the Mills E. Godwin, Jr., Professor of Law and Robert E. and Elizabeth S. Scott Research Professor at William & Mary Law School.

Hixon Center
W&M Puller Veterans Benefits Clinic: Serving Those Who Served, Now and in the Future

In the years since its founding in 2009, the Puller Veterans Benefits Clinic has achieved great success in its two-fold mission: to provide students with the skills and knowledge they need to be effective attorneys, and to help veterans affected by service-related disabilities receive the benefits they deserve.

Afghans’ Long Road Ahead Through the Immigration System

The Immigration Clinic is staffed by a Faculty Director, Professor Stacy Kern-Scheerer, and a Supervising Attorney, J. Nicole Alanko ’18, who is placed at the Clinic as an Immigrant Justice Corps Fellow, a grant-funded fellowship program. They sat down to speak with us about the ongoing immigration challenges facing Afghans.

Leadership Boards: A Changing of the Guard

About 50 alumni lend their time and talents each year as members of our leadership boards to ensure that the Law School flourishes now and in the future. We thank these board members for their support and encouragement which has meant so much to our students, staff and faculty, particularly amid the challenges of the past year.

Alumni Weekend 2021
Law School’s Alumni Weekend a Virtual Success

This years Alumni Weekend may have been online, but the fun was real as 20 reunion classes gathered to catch up, celebrate, and support the Law School through their class gifts.

Congressman Scott
Congressman Scott Outlines Path to Equality in Community Conversation

Congressman Robert C. “Bobby” Scott spoke about efforts to redress longstanding racial and economic inequality and systemic racism in the United States during a virtual conversation on April 8 with students, faculty, staff and other members of the local community.

Bruce Caldwell
Center for the Study of Law and Markets Hosts Lecture by Bruce Caldwell on F.A. Hayek

On February 10, the Center for the Study of Law and Markets hosted Professor Bruce Caldwell, a prominent economic historian at Duke University. Caldwell, who directs Duke’s Center for the History of Political Economy, delivered a lecture entitled: “ The Life and Contributions of F.A. Hayek.”

Stacy Kern-Scheerer
The Immigration Clinic: Q&A with Director Stacy Kern-Scheerer

Professor Stacy Kern-Scheerer, Director of W&M Law School's Immigration Clinic, describes the Clinic's founding and mission of providing direct representation to immigrants in the Hampton Roads area of Virginia.