Finger works tirelessly to provide legal assistance to the underserved and she works tirelessly with new lawyers and law students to shape new lawyers.
Quigley was part of a team of lawyers challenging money bail requirements in criminal courts. The Trial Lawyer of the Year Award is awarded to the attorneys who made the greatest contribution to the public interest within the past year by trying or settling a precedent-setting, socially significant case.
The article explores the relation between cultural cognition theory and the public commitment for remedial action on climate change.
Professor Bill Quigley is on small a team of lawyers for one of five finalist cases for Public Justice’s Trial Lawyer of the Year Award. The award celebrates and recognizes the work of an attorney or team of attorneys working on behalf of individuals and groups that have suffered injustice and harmful abuse.
The April 24th event was hosted by Doshisha University in Kyoto, Japan.
Crusto’s knowledge of Dickerson v. City of Gretna was relevant to current litigation involving the alleged politically motivated closures on the George Washington Bridge in Fort Lee, N.J in 2013
Clinical professor Cheryl Buchert presented “Professionalism In and Out of Court” at the 39th AALC Conference on Clinical Legal Education May 1st in Baltimore, Maryland.
Professor Robert Verchick co-authored a newly published white paper titled “Climate Change, Resilience, and Fairness: How Nonstructural Adaptation Can Protect and Empower Socially Vulnerable Communities on the Gulf Coast.” Verchick presented that paper at an April 15th conference titled “Beyond the Levees.” The event was held at the Loyola University College of Law in New Orleans. The event was sponsored by the Loyola Center for Environmental Law, Oxfam America, and the Center for Progressiv
On Tuesday, April 19th, they featured her article titled Birchfield, DWIs, and Implied-Consent Laws Serve a Fourth Amendment Gumbo to the Supreme Court. That Friday, they linked to her article titled Test-Refusal Statutes: Valid Implied-Consent Provisions or Unconstitutional Work-Around of the Warrant Requirement? Argument Analysis in Birchfield v. North Dakota.
The endowed lecture series was founded in 2013 to honor the late Judge Harry J. Wilters, who served as a circuit judge in Baldwin County.