John L. Walker III, L'89 was sworn in on January 25, 2014, as the 126th president of The Virginia Bar Association.
Alumnus Mark Herring, L'90, is the 48th Attorney General-elect of Virginia.
Adjunct professor and U.S. Magistrate Judge M. Hannah Lauck is a nominee for the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia.
Law student clinical experiences for the spring 2014 semester are available in the Children's Defense Clinic and the Education Rights Clinic, which provide opportunities to represent children and their families as well as the organizations that represent their interests. Learn more.
The University of Richmond School of Law rated among the Best Value private law schools according to The National Jurist magazine. See the list.
"I saw how the guarantee of equal protection under the law, regardless of one's faith, ethnicity or orientation, is a remarkable but not a universal principle. I also learned that the rule of law is fragile and can be ruined through intimidation, violence, fear and indifference. I came to understand that preserving these ideals requires the active participation of an educated citizenry, and I want to serve the law and protect these American ideals." Meet the Class of 2016
Congratulations to Courtney Moates Paulk, L'00, who completed the Triple Crown of Open Water Swimming with a 20.2 mi. swim over 11 hours and 53 minutes across the Catalina Channel on September 9, 2013. Follow her journey.