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2nd Annual Legal Career Summit & Public Interest Law Society Job Fair: January 24, 2015

LSU Law Center will host the 2nd Annual Legal Career Summit & Public Interest Law Society Job Fair on Saturday, January 24, 2015. Open to all LSU Law students, the summit is a “one-stop shop” to prepare students for job searches, career planning, selecting a practice area, and more! The summit will also include an employer networking lunch and PILS Job Fair.

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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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LSU Law Center Announces Alumni Leadership for Chancellor’s Council and Annual Fund

The LSU Law Center has announced the alumni leadership for the 2014-15 Chancellor’s Council and Annual Fund, two of the Law Center’s philanthropic initiatives. J. Rock Palermo III (’92) will serve as the Chair of the LSU Law Center Chancellor’s Council program, and R. Patrick “Pat” Vance (’75) will serve as Co-Chair. Annual Fund Chair Amy Lambert (’96) and Co-Chair Timothy Daniels (’85) are enlisting fellow LSU Law graduates from across the state to help increase alumni participation in annual giving.

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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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Bringing the Rockies to the Bayou Guest Lecture Series: September 22

The second Bringing the Rockies to the Bayou guest lecture series will be held Monday, September 22 at 12:40 p.m. in the McKernan Auditorum. Professor Alex Ritchie with the New Mexico School of Law will present, “Hydraulic Fracturing in Your Neighborhood.”

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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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LSU Law Recognized in Top 10 Best Value Law School Rankings

For the fourth consecutive year, LSU Law has ranked within the Top 10 Best Value Law Schools in the nation by the National Jurist, a legal education publication.

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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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Junior Associates Named to Louisiana Law Review Volume 75

Congratulations to the following law students who have been named Junior Associates to Volume 75 of the Louisiana Law Review: Kristen Amond Taylor Boudreaux Thomas Bourgeois Lauren Bradberry Lauren Brink Catherine Cranfield Taylor Crousillac Briana Drescher Anthony J. Gambino, Jr. Maxwell B. Kallenberger Mark Macmurdo Jacques Mestayer Leah Neupert Mahogane Reed Gregory Reda Alex Robertson […]

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