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Catherine Ross at the Newseum


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.


Ten Scholars Join the GW Law Community to Teach First-Year Students

August 01, 2022
GW Law is excited to announce the appointment of ten new full-time faculty members to join the Fundamentals of Lawyering Program.

It’s Time to End Legacy Admissions

July 21, 2022
In his latest op-ed for Inside Higher Ed, Associate Dean Alan Morrison assesses the legality of legacy admissions at higher ed institutions.

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In the News

"NJ Spotlight News Q&A: What to Expect From Latest Climate Talks"

November 01, 2022
Randall S. Abate was quoted by New Jersey Spotlight News about what the UN conference on climate change in Glasgow could bring.

"Supreme Court Starts New Term in Political Spotlight, Tilted Right"

September 29, 2022
Alan Morrison was quoted by CQ Roll Call regarding the upcoming Supreme Court case United States v. Texas.

"Authors Slam Publishers’ Lawsuit Against ‘Open Library,’ Push for New E-book Policies"

September 29, 2022
Robert Brauneis was quoted by The Hill regarding major publishing companies’ lawsuit against a free digital library.