PROFESSOR DANIEL SCHAFFZIN - AALS CLINICAL SECTION EXEC. COMMITTEE
Professor Daniel Schaffzin was recently nominated to the executive committee of the
American Association of Law School's section for Clinical Legal Education for 2017.
Schaffzin currently chairs the clinical section's Externship Committee through May
2017 and has previously served on the Planning Committee for the 2016 AALS Annual
Conference on Clinical Legal Education, the Awards Committee and the Teaching Innovations
JACQUELINE O'BRYANT RECEIVES BEN F. JONES PRESIDENT'S AWARD
Jacqueline O'Bryant, law school diversity coordinator at the University of Memphis
School of Law, has been named as the honored recipient of the National Bar Association,
Ben F. Jones Chapter, President's Award. This award was presented at the Ben F. Jones
Chapter 2016 Barrister's Ball, which also marked the 50th anniversary of the Ben F.
The University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law Elder Law Clinic, led by
Professor Donna Harkness, is highlighted in the new issue of Perspective magazine,
a publication of the Young Lawyers Section of the NY State Bar Association. Memphis
Law and Elder Law Clinic alum Adam Cooper co-authored the article, which details his
experience in the Memphis Law Elder Law Clinic, alongside the experiences of other
law students from various other law schools. To read the complete article, please click here.
Memphis Law is proud to once again be recognized as a Best Value Law School by preLaw
Magazine. Click here to read more
about the reasons that our law school is consistently recognized as one of the best
values in legal education.
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