Monthly Archives: October 2008

Parker Joins LSU Law Center as New CFO

Stephen A. Parker has joined the LSU Law Center as chief financial officer. Previously, he worked at Baton Rouge Community College, where he served as executive director for finance. In that role, he served on the college’s Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Steering Committee, helping gain SACS accreditation for BRCC in 2004. He also […]

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November 2008 Faculty/Staff News Items

LSU Law Professor Paul R. Baier presented his model of an Honors Law course, which he has taught for more than a decade at LSU Law, at the National Collegiate Honors Council’s annual conference in San Antonio, Texas. Baier also successfully represented Secretary of State Jay Dardenne in the U.S. Supreme Court. Along with LSU […]

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Hester and Miller Added to Law Center’s Young Alumni Leadership Council

LSU Law Center Chancellor Jack M. Weiss announced the appointment of Christopher H. Hester, an associate at Watson, Blanche, Wilson and Posner in Baton Rouge, and Jennie Jackson Miller, an associate in the Corporate/Securities section of Andrews Kurth LLP’s Houston office, to the LSU Law Center’s Young Alumni Leadership Council (YALC). The YALC is made […]

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LSU Law Wins First Place at the LSBA Mock Trial Competition

The LSU Law Center team of Megan Donohue, LaToya Jordan, William Murray and Mackenzie Smith won First Place at the LSBA Mock Trial Competition held in Baton Rouge at the Middle District of Louisiana Courthouse on October 18, 2008. In addition to the team success, Ms. Jordan won the award for “Best Attorney” given to […]

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Law Center Team Wins First Place at National Pretrial Competition

The LSU Law Center team of Megan Donohue, LaToya Jordan, Adam Savoie, and Celeste White won first place at the inaugural National Pretrial Competition held at Stetson University College of Law. The event was sponsored by Stetson’s College of Law and The Florida Bar Young Lawyers Division. Other schools competing included Baylor Law School, Faulkner […]

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LSU Law Students Achieve State’s Highest Passage Rate on July 2008 Bar Exam

LSU Law Center students achieved the highest passage rate among all examinees on the latest Louisiana State Bar Exam, according to results released today by the Committee on Bar Admissions for the Supreme Court of Louisiana. LSU Law students continued their traditional first place passage rate, with 78.2 percent of examinees receiving passing scores on […]

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LSU Law Center Faculty to Speak at Civil Code Celebration

- LSU Law Center Professor Alain Levasseur and Librarian Vicenc Felieu will be featured speakers at the bicentennial celebration of the “Digest of the Civil Laws Now in Force in the Territory of Orleans (1808),” Wednesday, Oct. 15, at the Louisiana Supreme Court Building. The event will be from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. in […]

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LSU Law Team Takes First in National Pretrial Advocacy Competition

The LSU Law Center team of Megan Donohue, LaToya Jordan, Adam Savoie, and Celeste White  won First Place at the National Pretrial Advocacy Competition hosted by Stetson University College of Law on October 2-4, 2008.In addition to team honors, LSU Law students swept the four individual awards that were given at the competition. Savoie won […]

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Seventy Students Make Chancellor’s List for Spring 2008

Seventy students were named to the Spring 2008 Chancellor’s List at the LSU Law Center. Students with 13 or more hours earned and a semester grade point average of 80 or 3.2 or better receive the honor. The following students were named to the Chancellor’s List: Abbeville – Blair Amber Broussard, Megan Elise Donohue Baton […]

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