Category Archives: Student

LSU Law Students Achieve State’s Highest Passage Rate on July 2014 Bar Exam

LSU Law Center students achieved the state’s highest passage rate among all examinees on the latest Louisiana State Bar Exam, according to results released October 17 by the Committee on Bar Admissions of the Supreme Court of Louisiana. The results are for test takers who sat for the statewide Bar examination in July 2014.
Of all LSU Law test takers in July, 81.50% successfully passed the exam. Among LSU graduates taking the bar exam for the first time, 85.81% passed.

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Baton Rouge Association of Women Attorneys: 2014 Scholarship Application

The Baton Rouge Association of Women Attorneys 2014 Scholarship Application can be found here.  Application must be received by October 24, 2014, at 5:00 p.m. CDST.

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Don’t Miss the Boat! 2015 LSU Law Apprenticeship Week

Second- and third-year LSU Law students will have the opportunity to participate in Apprenticeship Week, January 5-9, 2015. During this week, master lawyers and judges will teach LSU Law upperclass students in small enrollment, hands-on mini-courses. Each mini-course will aim to provide students with focused, task-oriented training not generally available in law school courses and usually available only through actual practice experience.

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Civil Mediation Clinic Provides Opportunities to Develop Dispute Resolution and Negotiation Techniques

The Civil Mediation Clinic (CMC) is an intensive program that trains second and third year law students in dispute resolution techniques and negotiation theory in order for them to mediate live cases for members of the public. During the semester, the students must devote 150 hours of their time in class sessions, discussions, exercises, writing […]

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Clinics & Externship Opportunities: Spring 2015 Notice to all 2L’s and 3L’s

SPRING SEMESTER – 2015 3L’s register October 13th and 2L’s register October 14th Please note that the Clinics and Externships WILL NOT be requiring student applications for the Spring 2015 semester. Instead you will register for the Clinic or Externship of your choice when you register for other classes. So, we encourage you to register […]

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Constitution Day Program: September 17

In commemoration of this year’s Constitution Day on Wednesday, September 17—marking the 227th anniversary of the signing of the U.S. Constitution—Professors Paul Baier, John Devlin, and Michael Coenen will offer a look back at the Supreme Court’s previous Term and a preview of the upcoming Term.  The discussion will take place in Room 110 at […]

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LSU Law Open House for Prospective Students: October 6

Don’t miss an opportunity to interact with LSU Law faculty, staff and students at our Open House on Monday, October 6, 2014! The event will be held from 4:00-7:00 p.m. in the Robinson Courtroom on the second floor of the Law Center.

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Class of 2017 Arrives on Campus—201 Strong

The LSU Law Class of 2017 – some 201 strong – began their journey in the law this week, when the 2014 Student Orientation kicked off on August 14th. Law Center Chancellor Jack M. Weiss and LSU President and Chancellor Dr. F. King Alexander officially welcomed the class during their first day on campus.

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LSU Ethics and Integrity Hotline

LSU has implemented an Ethics & Integrity Hotline, a phone and Internet-based reporting system that provides a secure and confidential means to report activities that may involve fraudulent, unethical, or otherwise inappropriate behavior in violation of LSU by-laws, or policies.

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Junior Associates Named to LSU Journal of Energy Law and Resources Volume 3

Congratulations to the following law students who have been named Junior Associates to Volume 3 of the LSU Journal of Energy Law and Resources: Marcus Adams Daniel Alcanzare Charles Anzelmo Alex Aughtry Tim Benedetto Adam Joseph Boyer Morgan Druhan Paula Finley Cody Gosshart Erwin Kristel Nick Kunkel Colin O’Rourke Mary Margaret Peebles Etienne Rene Soden […]

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