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Departing Faculty

March 25, 2022

At the end of the spring semester, three of our extraordinary faculty will depart Colorado Law for their next exciting chapters. Here, we are pleased to celebrate their many achievements and wish them our very best.

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Chief Judge Tymkovich ‘82 Visits Colorado Law to Discuss the Role of Judges and Their Clerks

March 18, 2022

On March 9, 2022, Chief Judge Timothy Tymkovich of the United States Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit joined the Federalist Society for Law and Public Policy Studies Colorado Law student group to discuss the role of judges and their clerks and to share his experience representing the United States in USAID programs at Kiev and Yalta in Ukraine.

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American Indian Law Clinic provides vital legal services to tribal members of the Southern Ute Indian Tribe

March 4, 2022

On March 1 and 3, 2022, student attorneys in Colorado Law’s American Indian Law Clinic delivered remote will drafting legal services to tribal members of the Southern Ute Indian Tribe.

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Governor Jared Polis to Speak at Graduation Recognition Ceremony

March 1, 2022

The University of Colorado Law School is pleased to announce that Colorado Governor Jared Polis will be the speaker for the Class of 2022 graduation recognition ceremony, which will be held in-person on May 6.

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1L Purvis Gray Thomson (PGT) Mock Trial Competition

Feb. 28, 2022

On Monday, February 21, Colorado Law hosted the final round of the 1L Purvis Gray Thomson (PGT) Mock Trial Competition in the Carrigan Courtroom, where Marissa Joers and Lucas Elek took first place.

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LAW BUFF SPOTLIGHT: Clement Asante '22

Feb. 11, 2022

For this edition of the Law Buff Spotlight, get to know Colorado Law 3L Clement Asante!

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Kristelia García Named Gilbert Goldstein Faculty Fellow

Jan. 28, 2022

Awarded by the Dean, the fellowship provides one semester without teaching responsibilities to enable concentration on research and writing.

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LAW BUFF SPOTLIGHT: Alyssa Ortiz '23

Jan. 21, 2022

Congratulations are in order for Colorado Law 2L Alyssa Ortiz! We are thrilled to share that she has been elected to serve as Editor-in-Chief of Volume 94 of the University of Colorado Law Review. Meet Alyssa Ortiz!

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Suzette Malveaux Awarded Moses Lasky Professorship

Jan. 19, 2022

Colorado Law Professor Suzette Malveaux has been named Moses Lasky Professor of Law, one of the school’s highest faculty distinctions.


Colorado Law, Colorado Bureau of Investigation Partner to Review Criminal Cases for Potential Wrongful Convictions

Nov. 19, 2021

On Nov. 18, the Korey Wise Innocence Project (KWIP) at the University of Colorado Law School announced a partnership with the Colorado Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to review criminal cases that occurred in Colorado between 1976 and 1995 where hair microscopy analysis was used as evidence.