Sep. 14, 2016—Tennessee Comptroller of the Treasury Justin P. Wilson ’70 is the subject of this short film highlighting his work on behalf of the State of Tennessee. Justin left his partnership at Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis to serve as Tennessee’s Comptroller in 2009 at the request of Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam. He also served as...
Aug. 29, 2016—Students, faculty and staff are invited to gather 7:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 29, in Blackacre for a candlelight vigil.
Aug. 23, 2016—Newbern taught Vanderbilt’s Appellate Litigation Clinic; Frensley is a trial lawyer who served on the federal Criminal Justice Act panel of attorneys.
Aug. 23, 2016—Trapp acquired the historic theater, now the oldest continually operating summer stock theater in New York State, in 2014.
Aug. 19, 2016—2016 graduates Calvin Cohen, Larry Crane-Moscowitz, Alex Vey and Clayton Wiggins win Luis v. Awareness Technologies in decision handed down by Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals.
Aug. 18, 2016—Vox Video features Shannon Vreeland '19 as she starts her 1L year at VLS.
Aug. 15, 2016—Poitier is an attorney with Moseley Princhard Parrish Knight & Jones in Jacksonville, Florida. Before joining the firm, she was a state prosecutor.
Aug. 5, 2016—Abdul-Malek launched Alem-Health in 2014 to connect Afghan hospitals with foreign specialists. His company expanded to Lagos, Nigeria, this year.
Jul. 28, 2016—Vanderbilt Law graduates will clerk for judges in federal and state courts in 17 states.
Jul. 25, 2016—VLS students will receive course credit for their summer work in federal and state judicial chambers, in the offices of U.S. Attorneys and state attorneys general, and with corporations and advocacy organizations.
Jul. 25, 2016—Students are working in judicial chambers and with government agencies, attorneys general, district attorneys, public defenders and public interest organizations with VLS support.
Jul. 15, 2016—Article Taylor completed as a semester-long research project supervised by Clean Water Act expert J.B. Ruhl to be published in the peer-reviewed journal of the Environmental Law Institute.
Jun. 14, 2016—Kilgore's 2016 listing marks the second year in a row she has been selected for the honor. She practices media and entertainment law at Shackelford Bowen McKinley & Norton.
Jun. 14, 2016—Pera is a partner in the Memphis office of Adams and Reese. He will serve as TBA's president in 2017-18.
Jun. 1, 2016—Tobin guided Dave & Buster's through its $100 million initial public offering in 2014 (subscription required).
May. 23, 2016—Robbins is interviewed by Litigation Daily's Jenna Greene about his work at Robbins Geller, which includes securities, antitrust, M&A, consumer, insurance, employment and other class actions.
May. 13, 2016—Cohen’s paper addresses the inconsistent application of state sovereign immunity claims to federal rules; Nunn’s applied the perspective of due process to the use of “naked statistical evidence.”
May. 13, 2016—Lauren Messonnier Meyers received the 2016 Founders Medal for First Honors.
May. 5, 2016—Moyes' work to exonerate a wrongfully convicted prisoner is chronicled in a graphic story by Patrick Chappatte in the New York Times.