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).
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.
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.
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.