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Southwestern alum selected for prestigious federal judicial clerkship
February 11, 2016
Southwestern alum selected for prestigious federal judicial clerkship
Andres Holguin-Flores ’15 knows from firsthand experience that a great externship opportunity can make a big difference....

Juan Mendez, U.N. Special Rapporteur on Torture, to deliver inaugural Jose Siderman Human Rights Lecture at Southwestern Law School
February 04, 2016
Juan Mendez, U.N. Special Rapporteur on Torture, to deliver inaugural Jose Siderman Human Rights Lecture at Southwestern Law School
On Thursday, February 25, 2016, Southwestern Law School will present the inaugural José Siderman Human Rights Lecture, which...

Practice Spotlight on Medical Malpractice Attorney Linda Star '80
January 27, 2016
Practice Spotlight on Medical Malpractice Attorney Linda Star '80
Linda Star considers herself fortunate to have gotten an early start in trial work while having the chance to collaborate with...

New Intersession Course Explores How to Legally Protect the Elderly
January 22, 2016
New Intersession Course Explores How to Legally Protect the Elderly
During the first week of January, Southwestern Law School offered a unique, new intersession course, Medical/Legal Aspects of...

Megan Craig '15 Wins American Bankruptcy Institute Medal of Excellence
January 14, 2016
Megan Craig '15 Wins American Bankruptcy Institute Medal of Excellence
Megan Craig ’15, an associate at Bayer, Wishman & Leotta, has won a Medal of Excellence from the American Bankruptcy...

Southwestern BLSA Team Wins Regional Frederick Douglass Moot Court Competition
January 13, 2016
Southwestern BLSA Team Wins Regional Frederick Douglass Moot Court Competition
At the Western Regional Black Law Student Association's Frederick Douglass Moot Court Competition, which was held at the...

Practice Spotlight on Family Law Attorney Neal Hersh '76
January 05, 2016
Practice Spotlight on Family Law Attorney Neal Hersh '76
This is the first in a series of profiles of Southwestern alumni who are prominent trial attorneys in wide-ranging areas of...

Oscar-winning Screenwriter Aaron Sorkin Among All-Star Panelists to Speak at Annual Entertainment and Media Law Conference presented by Southwestern and the Media Law Resource Center
January 04, 2016
Oscar-winning Screenwriter Aaron Sorkin Among All-Star Panelists to Speak at Annual Entertainment and Media Law Conference presented by Southwestern and the Media Law Resource Center
In the digital age, the ability to reveal private data that could destroy reputations and companies is more sophisticated—and...

Agustin Cavana, 2015-2016 Siderman Fellow
December 16, 2015
Agustin Cavana, 2015-2016 Siderman Fellow
Argentine human rights attorney Agustin Cavana is the 2015-2016 Fulbright – Jose Siderman Human Rights Fellow at Southwestern...

Southwestern's Biederman Blog Selected for ABA Journal's 9th Annual Blawg 100
December 08, 2015
Southwestern's Biederman Blog Selected for ABA Journal's 9th Annual Blawg 100
In an overcrowded blogosphere, Southwestern's Biederman Blog has once again distinguished itself as one of the most creative...