For more information on the incoming Class of 2019 orientation activities, schedules, invitations and other important details, please visit the Orientation homepage by clicking here.
Professor Amy Campbell, director of the University of Memphis Institute for Health Law & Policy, recently spoke on a Table of Experts panel about the changing landscape of the healthcare industry and how to navigate those changes and challenges in healthcare. To read more, please click here for the full article and discussion.
As a result of its partnership with Memphis Law's Housing Adjudication Clinic, the Memphis Area Housing Authority will receive a Merit Award from the National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials (NAHRO) industry organization for the Housing Choice Voucher program enhancements that the clinic helped to establish and implement.
The University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law is proud to announce our most recent addition to our faculty, Professor Lisa Geis, who will lead our new Children's Defense Program. Please click here to read more about Professor Geis.
The University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law and the City of Memphis have hired Brittnay Williams as the first "City of Memphis Neighborhood Preservation Fellow." Please click here to read more about Brittany, as well as the Neighborhood Preservation Fellowship.
The Urban Child Institute has awarded the UofM a $2 million grant to support the ACE (Adverse Childhood Experiences) Prevention Project. The initiative will involve, among other areas, several Medical/Legal ACE Initiatives, including the Memphis CHiLD Clinic (Children's Health Law Directive), a collaboration between the School of Law, Memphis Legal Services and Le Bonheur providing legal services and advocacy for families in need, and iHeLP ACE Policy Lab, a year-long practicum where law students investigate how existing laws can be used to advance health and reveal gaps where new laws may be needed. Click here to read more.
Introducing a new way to experience Memphis Law. Take a virtual tour of our historic home and see for yourself why we were recognized as having the "Best Law School Facilities" in the nation by preLaw magazine. CLICK HERE TO TAKE THE FULL VIRTUAL TOUR.
UP TO DATE INFORMATION ON EVENTS
For a full roundup of all upcoming law school events and activities, please visit our informal events blog, On Legal Grounds for the most up-to-date information.