Bench and Bar Conference Scheduled for September

February 24, 2012

We are delighted to invite you to join us at our upcoming Bench & Bar Conference in Boulder, Colorado, September 19-21, 2012. An impressive program has been arranged that is not only timely and relevant...

Colorado Supreme Court to Convene at Colorado Law

February 16, 2012

On March 6, 2012, the full Colorado Supreme Court will have a regular session at Colorado Law as part of its community outreach program.  This will be the first official visit by the Court to CU since completion of the Wolf Law Building.  The court will hear arguments in the Wittemyer Courtroom

Colorado Law Mourns Greg Miller

February 13, 2012

Colorado Law mourns the loss of alumnus Greg Miller (’96), who died on February 7, 2012, in Albuquerque, New Mexico. An opera singer with a beautiful voice, Miller attended Moorhead State University on a scholarship and earned a bachelor’s degree in music. After graduating from Moorhead State, Miller came to Boulder, CO to pursue a law degree...

Colorado Law Holds Annual Rothgerber Competition

February 10, 2012

This past Wednesday February 8, 2012, the final round arguments of the annual Rothgerber Moot Court Competition were held in the Wittemyer Courtroom of the Wolf Law building. The competition was endowed in 1951 by Ira C. Rothgerber, Jr.

Professor Carpenter publishes book on Civil Rights in Indian Country

February 6, 2012

Professor Kristen A. Carpenter has published the Indian Civil Rights Act at 40, a new book that examines the first forty years of tribal government responses to the Indian Civil Rights Act (ICRA), a federal statute addressing civil rights in Indian Country...

White Center Hosts High School Competition

February 1, 2012

On Saturday, January 28, the Byron White Center for the Study of American Constitutional Law hosted the first Colorado Marshall-Brennan Constitutional Literacy Project Moot Court Competition. 35 area high school students spent the day at the Law School arguing before lawyers and law students. The high school students had been coached by the 2011-2012 Marshall-Brennan Fellows, a group of law students who have been teaching constitutional law in high school classrooms since September 2011...

Colorado Law Hosts Environmental Policy Panel

January 27, 2012

On Friday, January 27, 2012, Colorado Law welcomed Nancy Sutley, chair of the White House Council on Environmental Quality, and Congressma Jared Polis to participate in a panel discussion on various environmental and energy policy issues.

Join Our Online Professional Network for Colorado Law Alumni and Students

January 25, 2012

As Colorado Law’s new Assistant Dean for Career Development, one of my goals is to expand opportunities for students to connect with our alumni. I’m excited to announce ProNet, Colorado Law’s new online Professional Network. ProNet creates a network of alumni whom students may contact for career advice and insight...

Employment Outcomes -- Classes of 2010 and 2011

January 23, 2012

Preliminary post-graduation employment results for the University of Colorado Law School’s class of 2011 show an improved placement percentage over the results for the class of 2010. With five weeks remaining until the February 15th date used by the American Bar Association and others for measuring employment outcomes, more than 88% of the 176 members of the class of 2011 is employed...

Colorado Bar Association Honors Gary Jackson

January 17, 2012

Colorado Law would like to extend its congratulations to Gary Jackson ('70) for receiving the Colorado Bar Association's Award of Merit on January 6, 2012. Jackson has long been a leader in the Colorado legal community, and a trememdous asset to Colorado Law. He helped to found the Sam Cary Bar Association, as well as the Sam Cary Scholarship Fund...