Making Things Happen, Getting Things Done — 4th Annual Leadership Conference

by Kristin Hopkins, Class of 2018 This past March, William & Mary Law School hosted the 4th Annual Leadership Conference. This year's theme was "Making Things Happen, Getting Things Done," and over 40 of our most distinguished alumnae shared … [Continue reading]

Top Medieval Law Scholars Explore Magna Carta’s Legacy at BORJ Symposium

Blog post reproduced with permission of the Communications Office. by Kathryn Broderick, Class of 2018 On Friday, March 18, the William & Mary Bill of Rights Journal (BORJ) hosted “After Runnymede: Revising, Reissuing, and … [Continue reading]

Law Students Help Plant Change in Southeast Community of Newport News

Blog post reproduced with permission of the Communications Office. by Jonathon Lubrano, Class of 2018 , Virginia Coastal Policy Center Graduate Research Fellow On April 23, Arbor Day, William & Mary law students from the Virginia Coastal … [Continue reading]

Law Behind Innovation

Blog post reproduced with permission of the Communications Office. A Q&A with Professor Darian M. Ibrahim on his interest in entrepreneurial law. Professor Darian M. Ibrahim joined William & Mary from the University of Wisconsin Law … [Continue reading]

Arguing Before the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals — Appellate and Supreme Court Clinic

by Liz Rademacher, Class of 2016 I’ve had lots of great experiences at William & Mary Law School over the past three years, but the most rewarding—and most challenging—experience of them all was arguing my very first case in front of a … [Continue reading]

1L Diversity Opportunities

by Shevarma Pemberton, Class of 2018 The word “diversity” is thrown around a lot. But during my 1L year,  I felt the word take on new meaning, and I grew to appreciate what it represents even more. To put things in context, I think the … [Continue reading]

A Trip to the Fourth Circuit

by Liesel Zimmerman, Class of 2018 In late March, members of the William & Mary Moot Court Team had the unique and exciting opportunity to attend oral arguments at the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond. Additionally, we had the … [Continue reading]

Joint Journal Competition

by Emily Bork, Class of 2018 Spring is in full bloom here in Williamsburg! Coming from Buffalo, New York, I am not used to seeing flowers budding and the grass sprouting so early in the season, so it is wonderful to enjoy the sights and smells of … [Continue reading]

Admitted Students Weekend: Making the Right Choice

by Blake Willis, Class of 2018 Deciding on which law school you will attend can seem like a stressful choice, but as hard as it may sound, you should try to make it fun. It's an exciting time in your life, and you should enjoy it as much as … [Continue reading]

Oral Arguments- Legal Practice

by Garrett King, Class of 2018 A few days ago, I found myself in William & Mary’s Courtroom arguing before a practicing attorney against a Motion to Dismiss for improper 1332 Subject Matter Jurisdiction. After arguing for 20 minutes, while … [Continue reading]

W&M Honor Council and Exams

by Emily Bork, Class of 2018 It’s hard to believe that my first year of law school is quickly coming to an end! Although I can’t deny that I’m feeling the stress of the looming exam period, I have taken comfort in the supportive W&M … [Continue reading]