Category Archives: Alumni

Aguiñaga and Gradney Win 2013 LSU Law Center Opening Statement Competition

Congratulations to Ben Aguiñaga and Kiara Gradney, the winners of the 2013 LSU Law Center Opening Statement Competition! Many thanks to our final round judges, the Honorable Pamela Baker (’84) of the East Baton Rouge Parish Family Court, Mr. Darwin Miller of the East Baton Rouge District Attorney’s Office, and Mr. Chad Ikerd (’11) of […]

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Apprenticeship Week is Coming! Important Information Session Monday, September 16 at 12:40

LSU Law is pleased to announce Apprenticeship Week, an exciting new intersession program for upperclass students that will be held January 6-10, 2014. An information session about the program will be held Monday, September 16 at 12:40 p.m. in the McKernan Auditorium.

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LSU Law Students and Faculty Donate 450 Hours of Community Service in One Day

LSU Law students and faculty donated approximately 450 hours of community service during the Public Interest Law Society’s Fall Day of Service on Saturday, August 24.

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The Law of the Jungle: The Perils of Complex Litigation

Paul Barrett, author, attorney and assistant managing editor of Bloomberg Businessweek, will present “The Law of the Jungle: The Perils of Complex Litigation” on Friday, September 6 from 2:00-4:00 p.m. in Room 110 at the LSU Law Center. Joining Mr. Barrett for a panel discussion will be Professors Michael Coenen, Kat Macfarlane and Margaret Thomas.

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Preparing to Practice

Third-year LSU Law students returned to campus August 12-14, to practice and hone their trial advocacy skills with the assistance and expertise of legal professionals from across the country.  From direct and cross examination of a witness, to voir dire and making opening statements and closing arguments, law students received critiques from some of the […]

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Annual Hats-N-Canes & All-Alumni Tailgate

Join us Saturday, September 7 from 2:30-5:30 p.m. on the front steps of the Old Law Building for our traditional Hats-n-Canes and All-Alumni Tailgate! Free to graduating seniors, their family members, and LSU Law alumni.

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2013 LSU Law Reunion Days, September 6-7

Graduates from the classes of 1973, 1983, 1993, 2003 and 2008 will celebrate their respective class reunions on Friday, September 6 and Saturday, September 7. Click here to register online.

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LPB to air LSU Law: Saluting Our Veterans on July 4

Louisiana Public Broadcasting will air our recently produced video, LSU Law: Saluting Our Veterans, on July 4 as part of LPB’s holiday programming. The video will run at 8:30 p.m., and again at 10:30 p.m. on public broadcasting stations throughout the state. Click here to find the LPB station in your area.

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2013 Commencement Ceremony Videos

Please use the links below to view all or portions of the 2013 Commencement Ceremony. View the entire 2013 Commencement Ceremony. Remarks from Commencement Speaker Chief Justice Bernette Joshua Johnson Chancellor Jack M. Weiss’s Welcome and Remarks Conferring of Degrees: A-G Conferring of Degrees: H-R Conferring of Degrees: S-Z  

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LSU Law Center Awards Degrees at 2013 Commencement Ceremonies

The LSU Paul M. Hebert Law Center awarded degrees to 213 students during Commencement ceremonies held May 31, 2013, at the Pete Maravich Assembly Center. Louisiana Supreme Court Chief Justice Bernette Joshua Johnson (’69) delivered the keynote address to the graduates.

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