In 1982, only six of the 32 Supreme Court clerks were women. Half of those came from UVA, sharing experiences that all three agree were life-defining.
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January 15, 2020
January 08, 2020
After years of ski racing competition, then coaching and mentoring skiers, Zach Kuster has a law career in his sights.
December 16, 2019
Maha Albesharah will soon complete UVA’s Doctor of Juridical Science program and return to Kuwait to fulfill what sometimes felt like an impossible dream.
October 08, 2019
After putting aside plans to become a dentist – and with the help of some divine inspiration – Erin Seagears has found a career path defending juveniles.
July 12, 2019
Retired Air Force Lt. Col. Nevah Jones served as an aircraft maintenance officer for 20 years. Now a UVA law student, she wants to help her fellow veterans get the medical and mental health care they deserve.
June 14, 2019
Looking for a good book to read on vacation and before classes begin? Check out these suggestions from faculty members and alumni at the School of Law.
April 03, 2019
Law professor Saikrishna Prakash examines the validity of the Equal Rights Amendment, which was proposed in the 1970s but has not yet been ratified. Can states ratify proposed amendments that are decades, or even centuries, old?
January 10, 2019
The ruling means that people making Social Security claims should have an easier time finding legal representation to advance their cases.
December 13, 2018
From Alexander Hamilton, social media and Michelle Obama to Thomas Cromwell, Roman architecture and the Vietnam War, UVA law professors shared their reading lists for the holiday break, as well as their favorite books read in the past year.
November 15, 2018
The University of Virginia School of Law ranks in the top 10 of The Princeton Review’s five most competitive categories for 2019, including No. 1 in Best Quality of Life and Best Professors.