November 5, 2020 10:31 amUniversity of Tennessee College of Law alumnus David Overstreet won a spot on the Illinois Supreme Court Tuesday defeating his opponent by 63 percent of the vote, according to unofficial results. Overstreet graduated from the College of Law in 1991. He has held the position of Illinois Fifth District Appellate Court Judge since 2017.
November 3, 2020 2:34 pmA College of Law alumnus and co-founder of the Institute of Professional Leadership has been recognized by the American Bar Association for his role in developing an online platform to provide legal assistance to those in need.
November 2, 2020 12:17 pmFaculty Forum is a monthly feature written by Professor Michael Higdon highlighting the achievements of faculty at UT Law including publications in academia and the media, speaking engagements, interviews, awards and other accomplishments.
October 14, 2020 8:00 amStudents interested in obtaining a Graduate Certificate in Legal Studies or a Master of Legal Studies degree can begin online coursework at the College of Law as early as this summer.
October 12, 2020 4:42 pmThe College of Law faculty have released the latest in the video series “How Did We Get Here?” with further examination of the U.S. jury system. In this most recent addition to the series, Professor Penny White discusses how juries rarely, if ever, reflect the racial diversity of the community – particularly in criminal cases.
October 9, 2020 5:23 pmThe University of Tennessee College of Law will host virtually the annual Advocate’s Prize competition during the week of Oct. 19. The event offers second- and third-year law students the opportunity to present oral arguments in front of lawyers from across the state of Tennessee and beyond.
October 8, 2020 9:03 amThe research of College of Law Professor Maurice Stucke has been extensively cited in a report titled “Investigation of Competition in Digital Markets” released this week by the U.S. House of Representatives. Since June 2019, the U.S.
October 7, 2020 4:50 pmThree University of Tennessee College of Law students have been selected to serve as fellows focused on leadership and inclusion efforts within the college.
October 2, 2020 12:59 pmFaculty Forum is a monthly feature written by Professor Michael Higdon highlighting the achievements of faculty at UT Law including publications in academia and the media, speaking engagements, interviews, awards and other accomplishments.
September 29, 2020 9:06 amCollege of Law graduate Karla Mendez has joined the Legal Clinic to assist in efforts to serve underrepresented populations in East Tennessee.