News and Features


Michael Bloomberg
February 21
TIME: Associate Professor Elizabeth Tippett provides expert commentary.
Tony Garcia JD 06
February 17
Oregon Law: Oregon Law alumn Tony García (JD ‘06) was the first person in his family to graduate from high school and to go on and earn both college and law degrees. Read more about García, who continues to trailblaze as a Deputy City Attorney for the City of Portland and has dedicated his life to public service.  
artistic rendering of mother and child
February 10
DAME Magazine: Professor Merle Weiner is quoted.
Judge John V. Acosta
February 6
The University of Oregon School of Law will celebrate Judge John V. Acosta at this year’s Frohnmayer Award for Public Service on April 17 in Portland, Oregon. 
surreal photo of flower
February 6
Around the O: An exhibit of 28 surreal and abstract photographs by Pacific Northwest photographer Charles H. Jones is on display at Oregon Law.
Merv Loya
February 6
Professor Dominick Vetri remembers Merv Loya, a long-time administrator and a devoted friend of the Law School who passed away Wednesday, January 22, 2020.
William K. Knight Law Center
February 3
Inside Higher Ed: The University of Oregon dropped the Law School Admission Test as a requirement for some students.
outside of knight law center
February 1
PreLaw Magazine: PreLaw Magazine ranks Oregon Law #17 in the Nation for "Best Schools for Public Service."
Guy-Uriel E. Charles and Janet DeWart Bell
January 31
Around the O: Duke Law professor Guy-Uriel E. Charles and author Janet DeWart Bell, widow of former law school Dean Derrick Bell, to speak at Oregon Law. 
brown bear in the forest
January 31
Established in 1978, the Environmental Law Clinic at Oregon Law the was first of its kind in the nation.