Recent Articles by

Eric Williamson

August 23, 2016
Former clerk for U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia brings his expertise in national security, administrative law, and the federal courts to the University of Virginia’s School of Law.
June 30, 2016
A.E. Dick Howard, one of the chief architects of Virginia’s constitution, and three colleagues say the law supports Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe’s decision to restore voting rights to convicted felons who have completed their sentences.
May 13, 2016
Law professor Richard Bonnie and students are helping counsel state lawmakers on how to prevent future tragedies.
May 12, 2016
John Norton Moore asked experts what they thought were the critical issues in their areas that the next president will need to address.
April 13, 2016
Winners of the 2016 Thomas Jefferson Foundation Medals – the highest external honors bestowed by the University – shared their remarks as part of the 2016 Founder’s Day festivities celebrating Jefferson’s birthday at UVA and Monticello.
February 25, 2016
A quarter-century after Darnell Phillips was convicted of raping a 10-year-old girl, and more than a decade after evidence in the case was reportedly destroyed, UVA’s Innocence Project clinic may have found the keys to his exoneration.
February 05, 2016
Mike Signer, a 2004 graduate of the School of Law, is keeping lots of balls in the air – running his boutique law firm, lecturing at UVA, and now leading City Council.
December 23, 2014
Law students will seek new forensic testing as they investigate whether a man was falsely convicted of a 1999 murder in Baltimore, a case that gained notoriety through a hit podcast.
December 01, 2014
Andrew Kilberg is the latest alum selected to clerk during the court’s 2014-15 session. Since 2005, U.Va. Law trails only Harvard, Stanford and Yale universities in the number of graduates selected to clerk at the nation’s highest court.
July 31, 2014
Austin Sim will be the first student to take on the six-year dual-degree program, which sponsors predict will produce policymakers and leaders in the health care industry.