Longtime Memphis Law Professor William Kratzke has announced he will retire at the end of this academic year. To read the full announcement, please click here.

A University of Memphis Law School Duberstein Bankruptcy Team recently competed and won the Sixth Circuit's Shapero Cup Regional Duberstein Competition. Click here to read more about the exciting news!

Memphis Law professor Ronnie Gipson was recently featured in a Commercial Appeal article about an anti-crime drone surveillance program planning to operate in Memphis. Read the full article by clicking HERE.

Memphis Law alumna the Rev. Dr. Dorothy Sanders Wells recently made history in early February, becoming the very first woman and the first African-American ever elected as Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Mississippi. Click here to read more.

The University of Memphis School of Law won 2nd place in the nation and were National Runners-Up in the 74th Annual National Moot Court Competition, held January 31 at the New York City Bar Association. The National Finalist Team was comprised of Thomas Fletcher, Kelsey McClain and Derrick Shawver and coached by Professor Barbar Kritchevsky. To read more about this impressive accomplishment and victory, please click HERE.


Memphis Law Professor Jennifer Brobst was recently elected to the Executive Committee of the Association of American Law Schools (AALS) Section on Technology, Law and Legal Education for a two-year term.

Save the Date for April 19, 2024. The Visiting Herff Chair of Excellence at the University of Memphis School of Law presents this special symposium which will present cutting-edge research regarding criminal law and the criminal legal system. Click for more information.

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 Building" in the nation by the preLaw magazine. CLICK HERE TO TAKE THE FULL VIRTUAL TOUR.

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