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]

Advocacy through Legal Writing

by Nicole Alanko, Class of 2018 My name is Nicole Alanko and I am a 1L from Atlanta, Georgia and Staunton, Virginia. I attended The George Washington University with a major in International Affairs and a minor in Spanish. Throughout my entire … [Continue reading]

Citizen Lawyer 2.0 Seminar

by Dakota Newton, Class of 2018 Law school is mostly about books. There are books of cases, books of regulations, books of statutes, and books that you should have finished reading already. But being a lawyer is about more than just knowing what … [Continue reading]

License to …. Bid

by Blake Willis, Class of 2018 Law School can be a lot, but its important to remember to take a break, and that’s just what several hundred students did on Saturday night at The Public Service Fund (PSF) Annual Auction. Each Spring, the Law … [Continue reading]

Interviews galore at the Government & Public Interest Interview Program

by Emily Bork, Class of 2018 Interview season is officially under way for the 1L class! Freshly geared with helpful feedback from our mock interviews with W&M alumni last month, my fellow 1Ls and I have been busy with applying and meeting with … [Continue reading]

Great Speakers Visit W&M Law

by Garrett King, Class of 2018 William & Mary Law School hosts fantastic speakers throughout the academic year. One example is a guest lecture by Erwin Chemerinsky who is the 2nd most cited legal scholar in the nation. He is the current Dean … [Continue reading]

Moot Court: A 2L Team Member’s Perspective

by John Satira, Class of 2017 Last year, I made the decision to try out for the William & Mary Moot Court Team, and I ended up making the cut! This past week, I have been helping to judge and select new members for the Moot Court Team, and the … [Continue reading]

Mark Epley- General Counsel to Paul Ryan

by Dakota Newton, Class of 2018 Williamsburg may be a small town, but William & Mary Law has no difficulty attracting excellent guest speakers. This is one of my favorite aspects of law school and on Thursday, January 28th, we had the … [Continue reading]

1L Mock Interview Program

by Emily Bork, Class of 2018 After a few weeks of settling in to the Spring semester, it seems like there’s one thing on all 1L minds…summer jobs and internships. The 1L summer job hunt is officially upon us! With the job search comes a lot of … [Continue reading]