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School of Law to Host Hooding Ceremony May 14

The School of Law will host its annual hooding ceremony to recognize its newest graduates on Sunday, May 14, at 12:30 p.m., in Jesse Auditorium on the University of Missouri Campus. This event is open to the public and no tickets are required. This year’s featured speaker will be the Honorable Patricia A. Breckenridge, ’78, who is chief justice of…

Members of Mizzou Law Community Recognized at Law Day

Outstanding members of the law school community were recognized at the 2017 Law Day Awards Ceremony, held on April 21 in Hulston Hall. The evening’s honorees included: Citation of Merit Rodney E. Loomer, ’74 Rhonda C. Thomas, ’73 Distinguished Recent Graduate Award Darryl M. Chatman, ’08 Distinguished Non-Alumnus Award Professor Joan Krauskopf Entrepreneurship Award Chad A. Troutwine, ’97 Judge L.F.…

Law Day Picnic Moved to Hulston Hall

The Law Day Picnic on Saturday, April 21, will be moved from Carnahan Quadrangle on the MU Campus to Hulston Hall due to the chance of rain. Shakespeare’s pizza, Buck’s ice cream, beer from local breweries and soft drinks will be served from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the law school’s Subplaza. The Student Bar Association’s Tim Heinsz 5K/10K…

Women’s Law Association to Host Symposium: The Evolution of Women in the Law

On April 14, the Mizzou Women’s Law Association will host a symposium, “The Evolution of Women in the Law: From Where We Were to Where We Are Going.” The goal of the symposium is to create networking opportunities for students and attorneys from across the state, to discuss the challenges women face in the Missouri legal field, and to consider…

Missouri Court of Appeals, Western District, to Hold Court in Hulston Hall

The Missouri Court of Appeals, Western District, will convene court at the School of Law on Thursday, April 6. A three-judge panel consisting of Mark Pfeiffer, ’92; Lisa White Hardwick; and Gary D. Witt, ’90, will hear oral arguments at Hulston Hall in five cases beginning at 9 a.m. Judge Pfeiffer, the court’s chief judge, will preside over the proceedings.…

School of Law to Co-Host Inaugural Southeastern Regional Tax Challenge

The School of Law will join with the MU School of Accountancy to host the Inaugural Southeastern Regional Tax Challenge at Hulston Hall on February 10 and 11. Fourteen teams of law and accounting students from throughout the Southeastern Conference (SEC) will travel to Columbia to present their solutions to a complicated tax transaction in front of a panel of…