For release: October 26, 2009
For press information, contact Gabrielle Maxey, 901/678-2843
Considering a career in law? The University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of
Law will host an open house and admissions workshop Tuesday, Nov. 17, from 5 to 7
p.m. in Room 250 of the law school, located at 3715 Central Ave.
Prospective students will learn about the law school admissions process, the Tennessee
Institute for Pre-Law, financial aid, careers in law, and more. They also will have
a chance to meet administrators, faculty members, and current law students.
Reservations are necessary; the deadline for reservations is Nov. 12. Reservations may be made by calling 901-678-5403 or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
The Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law prepares graduates for private practice and public
service. The school was ranked by preLaw magazine as a best value law school, based on three criteria: low tuition, the high
percentage of graduates passing the Tennessee bar exam, and the success of graduates
in finding employment. The school is accredited by the Council of the Section of Legal
Education and Admissions to the Bar of the American Bar Association, the official
accrediting agency for legal education, and is a member of the Association of American
Law Schools, the society for legal education in the United States.
Graduates of the Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law include judges, other public servants,
and leading practitioners in the Mid-South and throughout the nation.