News & Events

With several events taking place each day, GW Law is a hub of legal activity.

From moot court competitions judged by Supreme Court justices to lectures by prominent legal minds to career development programs, the law school is always abuzz with activities that benefit students, faculty, and the GW community.


Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Visits GW

The U.S. Supreme Court justice talked about diversity in the legal profession with GW Law community and the National Asian Pacific American Bar Association.


Professor Re-elected to District of Columbia Council

January 18, 2019

Professor Mary M. Cheh was re-elected to represent Ward 3 in a landslide victory for a fourth four-year term on the District of Columbia Council.

GW Law Alumni Shape the Entertainment Industry

January 17, 2019

Three GW Law alumni have made Variety’s annual “Dealmakers Impact Report 2018.”

In the News

“Beijing Digs In: Canada's Complaints Are Met With 'Death-Threat Diplomacy' From China’’

January 18, 2019
Donald C. Clarke is quoted by CBC News about how Robert Schellenberg's death sentence is part of China's new aggressiveness.

“Small Change? How Our Daily Purchases Can Make A Difference’’

January 17, 2019

Naomi R. Cahn writes in Forbes about how buying ethically-sourced products affect the people producing them.

“Democrats Want Barr to Promise Full Transparency on Mueller's Investigation’’

January 16, 2019

Jonathan Turley is quoted by The Washington Times about William Barr’s nomination to attorney general.