Angela Davis, second-year law student was selected to the Gambit's "Forty Under 40" list. Ms. Davis was nominated because of her commitment to social justice and spirituality. She has helped the poor and oppressed people in Iraq, Palestine and Ethiopia. In 2007, she was the co-founder of Hagar's House with three Ameri Corps co-workers.
M. Isabel Medina, Ferris Family Distinguished Professor of Law, presented "Derivative Citizenship - What's sex (and race) got to do with it? Revisiting Nguyen v. Immigration and Naturalization Service in the shadow of Flores-Villar v. United States" at Loyola University Chicago School of Law's Second Annual Constitutional Law Colloquium on October 21, 2011.
Lacey E. Rochester, 3L, following graduation will be working as a federal judicial clerk for the Honorable Wendy Hagenau in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Northern District of Georgia, 2012-2013.
Keriann Langley, 3L, following graduation will be working as a federal judicial clerk for the Honorable Carl Barbier in the U.S. Eastern District of Louisiana, 2012-2013.
Meera Unnithan Sossamon, 3L, following graduation will be working as a federal judicial clerk for the Honorable Ivan L.R. Lemelle in the U.S. Eastern District of Louisiana, 2012-2013.
Samuel Dalton, J.D. ’54, H’94, Harahan, La., the founding chairman the Jefferson Parish Indigent Defender Board in Louisiana, who has represented poor defendants for nearly six decades, is the Kutak-Dodds Prize awardee for public defense.
Professor Verchick recently published: Climate Change and the Puget Sound: Building the Legal Framework for Adaptation, 2(3) CLIMATE LAW 1 (2011) (with Yee Huang, et al.)
Professor Verchick gave a lecture to students at Stanford Law School, titled, "The Role of Federal Law and Policy in Climate Change Adaptation."
Michael A. McGlone ’72, J.D. ’75, partner in the New Orleans, La., office of Kean Miller, was named Alumnus of the Year by Jesuit High School.
Matthew A. Menendez, J.D. ’10 joined the Law Offices of Kantaras & Andreopoulos in Palm Harbor, Fla.
Press Release: http://www.prweb.com/releases/2011/10/prweb8879661.htm
Steven W. Hays, J.D. ’95 was elected partner at Pietragallo Gordon Alfano Bosick & Raspanti, L.L.P. Steven is a registered patent attorney in the Intellectual Property group of the firm and is based in the Pittsburgh, Pa., office. He focuses his practice on patent and trademark prosecution and litigation, assisting clients in protecting and enforcing their intellectual property rights, providing non-infringement/freedom to operate and invalidity opinions, and preparing and reviewing licensing agreements.