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.


New Handbook Helps Municipalities Catalyze Community Solar

October 16, 2017
The Handbook will help municipalities and other local governmental bodies plan and develop community solar for low-income residents. The report was written by a cross-disciplinary team

Professor Cynthia Lee Receives APABA-DC Community Appreciation Award

October 12, 2017
The Asian Pacific American Bar Association recognized Professor Lee's dedication to law students and contributions to the organization.

Senior Policy Officials Discuss Financial Regulation at GW

October 09, 2017
Chairman of U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission Christopher Giancarlo and Federal Reserve Board Governor Jerome Powell joined Reuters and GW Law for a discussion on financial

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In the News

"No One 'Shivved' Hillary: She Lost Because America Was Over Her"

October 17, 2017

Jonathan Turley writes in The Hill about Clinton's statement that Comey "shiv'ed" her and cost her the election.

"A Well Deserved Economics Award. But for What Exactly?"

October 16, 2017

Neil H. Buchanan writes in Newsweek about behavioral economics.

"Could Industrial Bank Charter Lure Wal-Mart, Amazon or Facebook?"

October 16, 2017

Arthur E. Wilmarth, Jr. is quoted in Bloomberg BNA about the possibility of companies applying for ILC charters.