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What's happening at Oregon Law.

Every day at Oregon Law, our faculty, staff, students, and alumni keep moving forward. They publish, appear on radio and television, give talks, win awards, contribute their time to public service, and do innovative research. Ultimately, they make the world a better place.  Below you'll find the latest stories about what they're doing.

New law dean brings 22 years of energy and creativity to UO

Jul 06, 2017

When Marcilynn Burke, a law professor who also served at the Department of the Interior under President Obama, gave the 2017 Martin Luther King Jr. Lecture at Lewis and Clark Law School last January, she didn’t begin by warming up the audience with a humorous anecdote. Instead, she walked from behind the lectern and began to sing. After finishing…
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Eleven members of the class of 2017 elected to the Order of the Coif

Ariel Stavitsky of Eugene, Ore. graduated first in the class
Jun 22, 2017

Eugene, Ore. – The University of Oregon School of Law congratulates eleven members of the class of 2017 who have been elected to the Order of the Coif. Elected students represent the top 10 percent of the graduating class. Coif member Ariel Stavitsky of Eugene, Ore. graduated first in the class. The University of Oregon School of Law congratulates eleven…
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Prof. Carl Bjerre Named UCC Treatise Editor

May 22, 2017

Carl S. Bjerre has been named General Editor of the Hawkland Uniform Commercial Code Series. The Hawkland Series, a longstanding treatise now spanning approximately 14 active volumes, is a mainstay of law firm and law school libraries nationwide and is easily one of the most authoritative and comprehensive sources of UCC analysis. The treatise was initially authored by…
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The Honorable James L. Robart to Deliver Oregon Law Commencement Address on May 20, 2017

Judge Robart is known for rulings on the travel ban executive order and police bias.
May 09, 2017

Eugene, Ore. — U.S. Judge James L. Robart of the Western District of Washington will deliver the commencement address to the 2017 graduates of the University of Oregon School of Law on May 20 at the Matthew Knight Arena at 1:00 p.m. Judge Robart, who was appointed to the federal bench by President Bush in 2003 and was confirmed unanimously by the…
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Announcing Marcilynn Burke as the next Dean of Oregon Law

A letter to the Oregon Law community from Dean Moffitt
Mar 15, 2017

Dear Law School Community, I am delighted to share the news that Marcilynn Burke will become the next Dean of our Law School, beginning July 1.  Professor and Associate Dean Burke has a deep understanding both of individual service and of the importance of the legal academy within society. She brings with her an impressive list of accomplishments and scholarship.…
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