Colorado Law Ranks 8th in State and Local Clerkships in U.S. News Best Law Schools Report

May 17, 2013

With the class of 2011, Colorado Law continued its strong tradition of placing graduates into judicial clerkships, ranking 8th in state and local clerkships in the newly released U.S. News & World Report Best Law Schools Report. Including judicial fellows, 38 members of the class of 2011 went into post-graduate clerkships. While eight graduates went to federal courts, 30 went to state and local courts–19 in state-level appellate and courts of last resort, and 11 with local courts–representing 18.8 percent of the employed members of the class.

Dean Weiser's 2013 Commencement Address

May 15, 2013

Welcome.  My name is Phil Weiser and I am the Dean of the University of Colorado Law School.

Colorado Law's 118th Annual Commencement Ceremony

May 9, 2013

The University of Colorado Law School celebrates the graduating class of 2013 on Friday, May 10 at 6:00 p.m. in Macky Auditorium.

White Center Takes High School Students to Washington for Moot Court Competition

May 3, 2013

Before University of Colorado Law School students began visiting her classroom last fall, Crystal Perez, a ninth grade student at York International School in Thornton, had never been anywhere in the United States outside of Colorado and had no interest in the law. Just eight months later, Perez had earned a trip to Washington, D.C., to compete against high school students from across the country in the National Marshall-Brennan Moot Court Competition.

Colorado Law to Dedicate Clinical Facilities

April 24, 2013

Colorado Law will hold the dedication of the clinical facilities at Wolf Law Building on Thursday, May 7 at 6:00 p.m. The clinic is named in honor of Robert and Laura Hill.

Colorado Law Hosts Consumer Skills Seminar

April 24, 2013

Last month, 12 students from the University of Colorado Law School presented a consumer skills seminar with the Boulder County Department of Housing and Human Services (BCDHHS). The all-day seminar was part of Professor Amy Schmitz’s Consumer Empowerment service-learning course at Colorado Law and designed to empower consumers from the community.

Colorado Law Action Plan: Objectives for the Future

April 23, 2013

As Colorado Law looks to the future and the changing legal landscape, it asks: what will help Colorado Law thrive? For Dean Phil Weiser, the Action Plan is the answer.

Rocky Mountain Legal Writing Conference at Colorado Law

April 3, 2013

The University of Colorado Law School recently hosted the 13th Annual Rocky Mountain Legal Writing Conference in Boulder, marking the first time the conference was held in the Rocky Mountains. Approximately 100 participants came to Boulder from the Rocky Mountain West, the rest of the nation, and as far away as Australia and Qatar.

Class of 2012 Employment Numbers Released

April 1, 2013

Colorado Law receives perfect score in reporting transparency

Colorado Law released its class of 2012 post-graduation employment numbers this week, providing detailed employment and salary information for last year’s class.

Campaign for Colorado Law’s Future Announced

March 27, 2013

Colorado Law is announcing the Campaign for Colorado Law’s Future, a $40 million fundraising effort to invest in the school’s priorities, this week with the release of its spring Amicus alumni magazine.