Tag: Brandeis School of law

UofL’s Brandeis School of Law launches ‘Breonna Taylor’s Louisville’ class

The death of Breonna Taylor in March helped spark a global movement and elevated #SayHerName to a national rallying cry. No doubt some of the...

UofL Law remembers the legacy of civil rights icon John Lewis

The nation mourned the loss of Representative John Robert Lewis last week. Lewis was a civil rights leader who served in the United States...

Pandemic forces UofL law students to shift prestigious internship to hybrid...

Even as the COVID-19 crisis squeezed millions of jobs out of the market, many UofL students pressed forward with their professional development plans.  One such...

UofL Law student balances final semester with National Guard duties during...

The end of Alixis Russell’s law school career isn’t turning out the way she expected. As a result of the coronavirus pandemic, Russell and her...

Bone marrow donation leads student to UofL law school

One student at the University of Louisville School of Law credits her experience as a bone marrow donor with bringing her to law school. When...

President Abraham Lincoln had a couple of connections to UofL

Many Kentuckians claim Abraham Lincoln as one of their own because he was born in Hodgenville, Kentucky. However, the 16th president of the United...

UofL Law’s mock trial team advances to 2020 nationals

The University of Louisville School of Law's mock trial team is advancing to nationals after winning its regional competition February 7-9. The winning team, composed...

UofL Law grad sworn in as Kentucky’s first Latina judge

Ellie Kerstetter, a 2000 graduate of the University of Louisville Brandeis School of Law, made history on January 30, 2020, when she was sworn...

Watergate investigative journalist Bob Woodward to be honored by UofL law...

The University of Louisville Brandeis School of Law will award the 2019 Brandeis Medal to Bob Woodward, an associate editor of The Washington Post. Woodward...

UofL law student reflects on internship at Yum! Brands

Second-year Brandeis School of Law student Mikella Fields was having a hard time finding a summer job after her first year of law school....