In recognition of the generous gift from the Dee J. Kelly Foundation—named for the late, distinguished alumnus of GW Law—the law school is renaming the Law Learning Center in his honor.
Jessica Berrada, 2L, and Kevin Park, 3L, shared first place in the American Bar Association's (ABA) Public Contracts Writing Competition. The annual competition provides monetary awards to law students and young lawyers for outstanding papers that address a topical issue of interest to the public contract and grant law community.
Professor Emily Hammond testified about the EPA's plans to change the way it reviews polluters' compliance—or lack thereof—with the Clean Air Act and why this shift in policy puts lives and economic opportunity at risk.
Jessica Tillipman, Assistant Dean for Field Placement, and Ms. Block, 3L, authored an article featured in the FCPA Blog about the HSBC's top offenses and the controversy surrounding its settlements.
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Amy Pearlman, JD '17
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Caleb Raymond, JD '17
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Maria Soledad Sternke, JD '17
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Patrick Eagan-Van Meter, JD '17