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Colorado Law Earns High Marks in U.S. News

March 16, 2012

University of Colorado Law School moved up to 44th in U.S. News & World Report’s annual ranking of law schools.  Colorado Law tied for 47th last year.

Colorado Law Students Earn Moot Court Win

March 7, 2012

Over the weekend of February 25, 2012, Colorado Law sent two teams to the 20th Annual National Native American Law Students Association moot court competition at the University of Hawaii. The CU teams were Mitch Sikon and Kelsey Sargent, Jocelyn Jenks and Jacquelyn Jampolsky...

Colorado Law Will Host Symposium to Honor Former Dean David H. Getches

March 5, 2012

The University of Colorado Law School will host a symposium on April 26-27, 2012 at the Wolf Law building in honor of David H. Getches, beloved Dean, colleague, professor, and public servant, who passed away last summer. Getches, who was dean of Colorado Law for eight years until June 30, 2011, led a luminous life of public service...

Now Accepting LL.M. Applications

February 27, 2012

The University of Colorado Law School is currently accepting applications for multiple LL.M. programs for the 2012-2013 academic year. Available areas of study are in Entrepreneurship, Intellectual Property, and Natural Resources Law.

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...

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