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    Georgetown Law professor Paul Butler to deliver Miller Lecture at UT Law

    Paul Butler, a nationally recognized expert on issues of race and criminal justice, will deliver the 2015 Charles H. Miller Lecture in Professional Responsibility at the University of Tennessee College of Law. The lecture, “Criminal Justice after Ferguson: Five Amazing

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    Blaze to deliver keynote at final Commencement as dean

    Doug Blaze, dean of the University of Tennessee College of Law and the Art Stolnitz and Elvin E. Overton Distinguished Professor of Law, will deliver the keynote address for the Class of 2015 during the college’s spring Commencement hooding ceremony

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    UT Law ranked 52nd among all law schools by U.S. News

    The University of Tennessee College of Law ranks 52nd among all US law schools and 16th for clinical training in the nation, according to the 2016 U.S. News and World Report graduate school rankings released today. UT Law rose twenty

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    A dean committed to diversity

    The Black Law Students Association presented this video at the 2015 Blackshear Scholarship Gala to thank  Doug Blaze for his leadership as dean and his commitment to making UT Law a diverse, welcoming community. (Produced by 2L Patrick Morrison.)

    Video: A dean committed to diversity

  • UT Law wins Best Brief at National Moot Court Competition in NYC

    UT Law wins Best Brief at National Moot Court Competition in NYC

    The University of Tennessee College of Law was awarded the Harrison Tweed Bowl for best brief at the 2015 National Moot Court Competition in New York City. The award was a first for UT Law, whose team competed in the

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Roundtable to focus on DOJ Ferguson report, implications for civil rights

The University of Tennessee College of Law will host a student–faculty roundtable about civil rights and the legal ramifications of the recent Department of Justice report on Ferguson, Missouri. “The US Department of Justice Report on Ferguson: A Legal Roundtable

Transfer application period April 1to July 1

First-year law students are invited to consider the University of Tennessee College of Law to complete their legal education. Second- and third-year students may take advantage of the college’s academic concentrations in transactional law and advocacy and dispute resolution, its highly regarded clinical programs,

The National Jurist names UT Law one of the ‘Best Law Schools for Practical Training’

The University of Tennessee College of Law has been named one of the best law schools nationwide for delivering on its promise to prepare students for the legal profession throughout their time in law school. UT Law was one of

UT Law offering free income tax preparation assistance

UPDATE 3/17/15: VITA will not convene this week due to spring break. The program will reconvene on Wednesday, March 25. If you’re already stressing over the upcoming tax season, students at the University of Tennessee College of Law may be

UT Law professors to speak at live-streamed LegalED conference March 20

Two University of Tennessee College of Law professors will travel to Washington, DC, this week to deliver TEDx-style talks on the future of legal education. Associate professors Paula Schaefer and Lucy Jewel will deliver their talks at the second annual

Fifty-one law students prepare for twelve alternative spring break trips

Fifty-one students from the University of Tennessee College of Law will work on twelve volunteer projects during this year’s spring break, providing pro bono legal services to the community in Knoxville and other nearby cities. Through the UT Pro Bono program,

Admitted candidates invited to Law Preview Day

Prospective students admitted to the University of Tennessee College of Law and who are weighing their law school options are invited to attend the college’s annual Law Preview Day. This all-day event will take place Friday, March 27, at the

UT Law ranked 52nd among all law schools by U.S. News

The University of Tennessee College of Law ranks 52nd among all US law schools and 16th for clinical training in the nation, according to the 2016 U.S. News and World Report graduate school rankings released today.

UT Law students, faculty, staff honored at awards banquet

A number of University of Tennessee College of Law students, staff, and faculty were honored for their achievements and service at the annual Honors Banquet on February 27. “This is one of my favorite events of the year,” said Dean

UT Law to host domestic violence CLE program March 27

The University of Tennessee College of Law invites alumni and other legal professionals to register for a new domestic violence continuing legal education (CLE) program presented by the Tennessee Journal of Race, Gender, and Social Justice, the college’s Domestic Violence