Mar. 7, 2016—Richard Susskind, author of "Tomorrow's Lawyers," is keynote speaker of two-day conference titled "Watson, Esq.: Will Your Next Lawyer Be a Machine?"
Feb. 25, 2016—Two retired military officers will address President Obama's plan to close the Guantanamo Bay detention center and the ethics of torture.
Feb. 19, 2016—Ali, an associate with Bone McAllester Norton, will spend a year receiving leadership training and working at the Truman National Security Project's offices in Washington, D.C.
Feb. 14, 2016—Muncie Star Press article predicts a victory for Rep. Messer, who was elected to his second term representing Indiana's 6th District in 2014.
Feb. 9, 2016—Herzog, who managed the Air Force Academy hockey team during undergraduate, participated in the 2016 NHL All-Star Skill Competition with VU's club hockey team.
Feb. 9, 2016—Stranch is one of 22 attorneys selected for the committee.
Feb. 5, 2016—Described as "an honest and competent lawyer" by colleagues, Reed was a highly regarded and influential leader in Nashville's legal community.
Jan. 7, 2016—Blumstein honored as a "Trailblazer" and Boyd as a "Community Supporter."
Jan. 7, 2016—Hooker honored by Nashville newspaper for his high-profile career and accomplishments.
Jan. 4, 2016—Stevenson is the first African American woman to lead the NBA.
Dec. 8, 2015—The Senate voted 89-0 in favor of McDonough, whose nomination was endorsed by Tennessee Senators Bob Corker and Lamar Alexander.
Dec. 2, 2015—Culpepper is a registered patent attorney whose practice has focused on advising technology clients.
Nov. 30, 2015—Listen to Ali's interview with WPLN Radio's Emily Siner about diplomacy related to the conflict in Syria.
Nov. 1, 2015—Our sincere thanks to the volunteers who did so much to make 2015 Reunion a huge success! Class of 1965 Jack Colvin; Fundraising Chair Bill Wilson; Promotion Chair Reunion Committee Members: Joe Brown, Larry Harrington, Gail Pigg and Carol Rasnic Class of 1970 John Webb; Fundraising Chair Jim Sanders; Promotion Chair & Class Party Host...
Oct. 22, 2015—The event, sponsored by the Branstetter Litigation and Dispute Resolution Program and the Social Justice Program at Vanderbilt, is free and open to the public on a first-come, first-seated basis.
Oct. 19, 2015—A three-time ambassador, Adams persuaded Lt. Gen. Prosper Avril, the Haitian military ruler and a protégé of the ousted dictators Francois Duvalier and his son, Jean-Claude, to abdicate and leave the country in March 1990.
Oct. 12, 2015—Holmes brings 25 years of experience with commercial litigation, restructuring and insolvency matters to the bench.
Oct. 8, 2015—Rolling Stone's Matt Taibbi highlights a class-action settlement mandating the creation of homeowner assistance programs and credit counseling in cities hit hardest by bank foreclosures and robosigning.
Oct. 5, 2015—As second-in-command of the Office of the Tennessee Attorney General, Andrée Blumstein has helped explain the legal reasons why Tennessee can't make the Bible the state's official book, how private companies can't ban guns in public parks they help operate, and how a measure passed by Nashville voters requiring locally hired construction workers violates state law.
Sep. 18, 2015—Theros was previously a partner at Butzel Long in Detroit.
Sep. 16, 2015—Members of this prestigious organization are selected by faculty approval and represent the top 10 percent of the class.