Feature Stories

May 8, 2014
Charles Davidson, L'15Law student completes pro bono internship in Peru and becomes student board member of Richmond Global Health Alliance
Law student completes pro bono internship in Peru and becomes student board member of Richmond Global Health Alliance
April 23, 2014
Law students at bat for charityRichmond Law students played in the 31st Annual Virginia Law Softball Tournament
Two teams of Richmond Law students played in the 31st Annual Virginia Law Softball Tournament which raised more than $25,000 for charity, including $20,000 for the nonprofit Children, Youth & Family Services, Inc. in Charlottesville, Va.
April 22, 2014
Alternative Spring Break 2014Seventeen law students donated their time to work with children and seniors during Spring Break
In March, seventeen law students donated their time to work with children and seniors during Spring Break. In 2013, the School of Law's Harry L. Carrico Center for Pro Bono Service began offering an Alternative Spring Break program to allow law students to provide legal assistance to and engage with the local community.
January 31, 2014
Kathleen Dwyer, L'14Third-year law student argues case before the Virginia Court of Appeals

Third-year law student argues case before the Virginia Court of Appeals

January 9, 2014
Richmond Law Alumni Rank in Super LawyersTwenty-two percent of the 2013 Super Lawyers in the South Atlantic - Virginia hail from the University of Richmond School of Law
Twenty-two percent of the 2013 Super Lawyers in the South Atlantic - Virginia hail from the University of Richmond School of Law.
January 3, 2014
New DirectionsSchool of Law's revamped legal writing program offers 1Ls solid foundation in legal research, writing, and analysis

School of Law's revamped legal writing program offers 1Ls solid foundation in legal research, writing, and analysis

November 25, 2013
Ashley Moore, L'14Law student helps form advocacy group devoted to the equality of LGBT people

On Oct. 11, 2013, the Virginia Equality Bar Association was formed, thanks to the work of Ashley Moore, L'14, and more than 20 legal professionals. The advocacy group is devoted to the equality of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people.

November 4, 2013
Law Students Study International Law and Finance of BRICS CountriesOliver C. Ruppel, professor of law at the University of Stellenbosch in South Africa, taught the one-credit course
Second and third-year law students had the opportunity to learn about international law and finance issues presented by the economies of Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa (also known as the "BRICS" countries) during an intensive course offered in October.
October 4, 2013
Greg Collins, L'15Law student uses scholarship to create community among local veterans
Greg Collins, L’15, found his relationships with fellow veterans to be critical when transitioning to civilian life. As a Tillman Military Scholar, he’s hoping to build the same community among local veterans.
April 26, 2013
Andy SpaldingLaw professor teaches anti-bribery seminar in Germany
Law professor Andy Spalding encourages conversation about emerging field of international anti-bribery legislation.