News and Events
- NEWS84% of Lewis & Clark’s 118 graduates passed the 2022 Oregon July Bar Exam on their first try, compared to the statewide average of 78%.
The 2nd annual event in March 2023 discusses how the law has been used to both perpetrate and combat antisemitism. The deadline for papers is October 1, 2022.
Yvonne Gurira is named this year’s Outstanding Animal Law LLM Graduate, a merit award given in memory of Florence Kaufelt, a lifelong friend of animals, to a graduate of our Animal Law LLM program.
This year’s award is presented to three Lewis & Clark law students who have demonstrated leadership in the field of animal law.Alums gathered at the law school to pay tribute to one of the school’s longest serving professors, Professor Doug Newell at a “50 Years of Doug!” event on May 6.Kristin W. Eaton ’95 and Jose Garcia-Fuerte ’23 are the recipients of this year’s Harpole Attorney Award and Harpole Scholarship, respectivelyGlobally accessible and in-person options through the summer.
The Distinguished Honors Awards April 2, 2022 recognize three alumni and a former dean for their accomplishments and service to the law school and the community.Brandon Kline, JD (’15), LLM (’16)The change better emphasizes Fellowship goals and Fellows’ focus.
A Q&A on the 8th edition of Contracts, Examples and Explanations.
Then and Now: One Woman’s Awakening in Law and PoliticsA wonderful story by Judge Susie L. Norby (’90) about her journey and legal career, and a good lesson on perseverance too.Clinical Professor Erica Lyman was quoted as a legal expert in a National Geographic article regarding an oil and gas project that threatens endangered animals and the environment in Africa.Alum Scott Kerin ’96 has recently been acknowledged for his work at the U.S. Embassy in Bucharest combatting human trafficking.Román D. Hernández ’00, and adjunct professor Barbara Creel received the Spirit of Excellence award from the ABA Commission on Racial and Ethnic Diversity in the Profession.
Past EventsOctober 26, 2022October 6, 2022Come and meet fellow law alumni in Sacramento!