Recent Articles by

Eric Williamson

October 12, 2020
Still, Michael Gilbert says legal challenges could gum up the process if the election is close.
September 29, 2020
As his students looked on, UVA law professor Thomas Frampton successfully argued that a man who spent 42 years in prison was never lawfully sentenced.
September 25, 2020
In her research on constitutional rights, law professor Mila Versteeg found that citizens seeking to hold governments accountable makes the biggest difference in fending off tyranny.
September 09, 2020
The “new and strange beings” included the school’s first female graduate, Elizabeth Tompkins.
May 20, 2020
Going from a small town to a big city prosecutor’s office wasn’t an easy journey for Brooke Swann, a recent graduate of UVA’s School of Law.
April 24, 2020
Matt Simpson, who has been blind since childhood, was poised to head to the Paralympics to compete in goalball after earning his law degree in May. Simpson will join Sidley Austin in Washington, D.C., as a litigation associate.
March 10, 2020
Merchant was a trailblazer at the U.S. Golf Association and also represented Tiger Woods early in his career.
January 23, 2020
Kassia Miller’s love of comedy led her to leave securities law to join the Upright Citizens Brigade. Then, an NBC pilot-writing competition led to her big break into the industry.
November 15, 2019
In the 1940s, a mother and daughter attended UVA’s School of Law together. Here’s how their lives unfolded.
August 09, 2019
Tiffany Mickel was inspired to start a company celebrating black role models and entrepreneurship. She co-founded The Heiritage game company, whose first product is a deck of playing cards featuring black female trailblazers.