The Law School hosts numerous speakers and conferences each year to enhance its intellectual life. Visit our event calendar for a full list of events at the law school.


Spring 2018

  • MLK Day Commemoration Panel
  • Clerkships 101: An Informational Session
    • Panel:
      Parker Kline, Career Law Clerk for the Hon. Sharion Aycock, U.S. District Court, Aberdeen, MS
      Senior Associate Dean Ben Cooper
      Meredith Pohl, Class of 2018
      Moderated by: Associate Dean Michele Alexandre
  • Uncle Sam Wants You?” with Tobi and Evan Young
    • Tobi: a UM alum, former general counsel and staff secretary for the George W. Bush Presidential Center; current Law Clerk for U.S. Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch
    • Evan: Baker Botts LLP, former clerk for U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia and former clerk to Judge J. Harvie Wilkinson III on the Fourt Circuit Court of Appeals
  • Faculty Exchange Series with Professor Kristen Blankley, Nebraska College of Law
  • Faculty Colloquium: Mercer Bullard
  • Faculty Colloquium: Stacey Lantagne
  • McClure Lecture Series with Daniel Sharfstein, Vanderbilt University Law School

Fall 2017

  • Recollections and Reflections: Celebrating 50 Years of Diversity
  • Debate between Professor Ron Rychlak and Professor Loewy (Texas Tech Law School)
  • Sherman Muths Colloquium Lecture with Professor Andrew K. Woods
  • UM Constitution Day Commemoration
  • How to Prepare for a Federal Judicial Clerkship with Judge Robert L. Wilkins
  • Lecture Series: with Judge Robert L. Wilkins
  • How to Prepare for a Federal Judicial Clerkship with Judge Bernice Donald
  • Lecture Series: Paul Fitzgerald
  • Lecture Series: James Forman, Jr.