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News & Events for Alumni
Thursday, October 25, 2018, 5:00 PM
Friday, October 26, 2018, 8:00 AM
Tuesday, November 13, 2018, 12:30 PM
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Duke Law News
- Lauer joins Environmental Law and Policy Clinic as Science and Policy Fellow
- Cybersecurity expert Malekos Smith appointed as inaugural Reuben Everett Cyber Scholar
- Malekos Smith: U.S. must study cultural and historical elements of Iran’s weaponization of cyberspace to plan effective defense Just Security
- Garrett spearheads forensic experts’ amicus brief in support of Wrongful Convictions Clinic client’s appeal
- Reichman discusses book on global IP strategies for a redesigned microbial research commons at library celebration, Oct. 17
- Black '85 recognized for pro bono work, charitable giving The News & Record
- Girley '10 to lead venture that will broadcast pastors The Hill
- Wagner '93 recaps Duke's Legal A.I. Showdown Artificial Lawyer
- Rosen '97 nominated for seat on U.S. District Court for the Central District of California The White House
- Gu '06 latest top partner to join Chinese firm American Lawyer International
From the Campus: Alumni News
In today’s charged political atmosphere, leaders who bring people together to solve problems and implement positive change can be hard to find. Scott Mikkelsen ’06 avoided the rancor that seems synonymous with politics after no one filed to run against him for mayor of Grimes, Iowa, November 2017.
- Prof. Longest, director of @DukeELPC, discusses the North Carolina Farm Act, the definition of "milk," and the part… https://t.co/5gbhJxUYSO - September 25, 2018
- Duke Founder's Day Convocation will honor @michaelsorrell '94 https://t.co/3q1PaparNt https://t.co/INh48P0xDW - September 25, 2018
- Prof. Buell: "A post-election Trump might be able to shut down Mueller, but he can’t shut down the whole FBI and ev… https://t.co/422POuvyyS - September 25, 2018
- Prof. DeMott discusses importance of standards and their enforcement to professions https://t.co/2qIKUyNisQ https://t.co/VHpqZzij4W - September 25, 2018
- Duke Law alumni, parents, and friends are warmly invited to welcome Dean Kerry Abrams as she begins her tenure. Reg… https://t.co/RQyd79xVVh - September 24, 2018
- LaVonne Lawson JD'90 was installed as president of the Beverly Hills (Calif.) Bar Association in September. A solo tax attorney in West Los Angeles, Lavonne is also of counsel to the law firm of Albrecht & Barney and a former senior attorney with the Office of the Chief Counsel, Internal Revenue Service.
- Mark Pugsley JD'94, chair of the securities litigation group at Ray Quinney & Nebeker in Salt Lake City, has been elected to serve a three-year term as a third division commissioner of the Utah State Bar.
- Jonathan Christman JD'09 has been elevated to partner in the Blue Bell, Penn., office of Fox Rothschild. Jon represents clients in cases involving the First Amendment, class and collective actions and federal employment laws.
- Steven Gilford JD'77 has joined JAMS as a mediator, arbitrator and special master based in its Chicago Resolution Center. Steve has more than 40 years of experience in litigation, insurance and negotiation of complex settlements, and most recently was a litigation partner at Proskauer Rose.