News and Features


William Knight Law Center
March 18
This story reflects 2021 rankings, for 2022 rankings, please see the March 30, 2021 article. Oregon Law: The annual national ranking of law schools was just released by U.S. News and World Report.  Three University of Oregon Law programs are ranked in the nation’s top 10: Legal Writing (#2), Environmental Law (#6), and Dispute Resolution (#10). 
Marcilynn A. Burke
March 17
Oregon Law: A message from Dean Marcilynn A. Burke regarding COVID-19 and the School of Law's response.
Adell Amos
March 16
Around the O: Professor Adell Amos is listed among 10 extraordinary UO faculty members who are guiding the next generation to equity, opportunity, and excellence.
Gov. Kate Brown
March 12
Statesman Journal: Assistant Professor Greg Dotson provides expert commentary.
woman coughing
March 9
The Conversation: Associate Professor Elizabeth Tippett writes for The Conversation. The story was picked up by the following outlets: Yahoo! News, Raw Story, San Francisco Chronicle, Alternet, Flipboard, Newsify, Idaho Press-Tribune, National Interest, and Science Alert.
William K. Knight Law Center
March 9
Around the O: The University of Oregon School of Law will use a $300,000 grant from the Law School Admission Council to launch a new program that will help underrepresented students prepare for law school and a legal career.
William K. Knight Law Center
March 2
Oregon Law: University of Oregon School of Law alumni found success on bar exams all across the country in 2019.  Of those alumni who sat for a bar exam for the first time, 85.6% passed, which is the highest overall pass rate in the state.  
sunrise, fog and steam from industrial complex
March 1
The Register-Guard: Assistant Professor Greg Dotson writes an opinion piece.
William K. Knight Law Center
February 27
Oregon Law: Winter 2020 alumni achievements.
Dean Marcilynn Burke
February 25
Lawyers of Color: Dean Burke is recognized on the Lawyers of Color 2020 Power List.