Nationally prominent lawyer Robert J. Grey, Jr.

Robert J. Grey, Jr. to students, be guardians of the Constitution, trustees of justice

Delivering the Call to Honor at Elon Law’s new student convocation, nationally prominent lawyer Robert J. Grey, Jr. underscored the importance of law to democracy and justice to the United States.

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Luke Bierman, Dean and Professor of Law, Elon Law

Welcome Dean Bierman!

Luke Bierman, a national leader in experiential legal education and a highly accomplished attorney, scholar and teacher, became dean of Elon Law on June 1.

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The Elon Law Difference

Elon offers students an innovative program of legal education, with a nationally recognized preceptor program in which attorneys mentor law students, a comprehensive leadership program, an emphasis on hands-on learning and skills development, and an integrated approach to career and professional development, all in a personalized, supportive learning environment. Learn more

Seven Elon Law alumni whp provide insights for a 2013 alumni report

Alumni highlight strengths of Elon Law

Seven Elon Law alumni who are excelling as attorneys in law and consulting firms, corporations and government agencies offer reflections on valuable aspects of their legal education.

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Elon Law Professor Henry Gabriel with law student

Scholarship with impact

Law scholars at Elon recently have represented the U.S. at international meetings and produced scholarship that informs regional, national and international policy debates.

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Student spotlight: Genna Petre selected for U.S. Attorney General's Honors Program

Genna Petre, Class of 2015, has been selected for the Attorney General’s Honors Program with the U.S. Department of Justice, the most prestigious federal entry-level hiring program of its kind. 

'Social change is very difficult to bring about'

Elon University professors and students filled McKinnon Hall on Aug. 27, 2014, to discuss race, privilege and justice following the Missouri police shooting death of an unarmed black man and subsequent protests that have galvanized the nation.

Elon Law welcomes the Class of 2017

Comprised of 112 students, representing 21 states, and 74 colleges and universities, the ninth entering class at Elon Law began immediately to learn and make an impact through community service and intellectual exchanges during orientation week, held August 18-22.

Gwendolyn Lewis named Alumni Director at Elon Law

Elon Law Dean Luke Bierman today announced attorney and Elon Law alumna Gwendolyn W. Lewis as the law school’s founding Alumni Director. 

Faith Rivers James named Associate Dean for Experiential Learning and Leadership at Elon Law

Elon University School of Law Dean Luke Bierman today announced Professor of Law Faith Rivers James as Elon Law’s first associate dean for experiential learning and leadership. In this role, Rivers James will provide guidance and coordination for the law school’s experiential learning initiatives, including externships, residencies, clinics and the school’s nationally recognized leadership program.

Chris Leupold named Executive Leadership Coach at Elon Law

An expert in organizational psychology and leadership development with more than 20 years of applied experience in corporate settings, Elon University Professor Chris Leupold will lead executive coaching and Fellows initiatives for the nationally recognized leadership program at Elon Law.

Robert J. Grey, Jr. calls on Elon Law students to be guardians of the Constitution, trustees of the justice system

Delivering the Call to Honor at Elon Law’s new student convocation, nationally prominent lawyer Robert J. Grey, Jr. underscored for members of the Class of 2017 the importance of law to democracy and justice to the United States.

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Events

Intramural Moot Court Competition - Preliminary Rounds - Sept. 22

The seventh annual Intramural Moot Court Competition at Elon University School of Law will take place on September 22, 25 and 29.

Beyond Ferguson: A Frank Discussion of Race, Policing and the 4th Amendment - Sept. 23

Join us for this special forum on Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at Elon Law, beginning at 6:15 p.m. 

 

Intramural Moot Court Competition - Quarter & Semifinal Rounds - Sept. 25

The seventh annual Intramural Moot Court Competition at Elon University School of Law will take place on September 22, 25 and 29.

Intramural Moot Court Competition - Final Round - Sept. 29
The seventh annual Intramural Moot Court Competition at Elon University School of Law will take place on September 22, 25 and 29.

 

Fall Break - Oct. 10-12

Friends & Family Day - Oct. 25

Friends and family members of Elon Law students are invited to the seventh annual Friends & Family Day on Oct. 25. The event begins at 9 a.m. and concludes with a 1 p.m. luncheon.  

Fall Semester - Last Day of Fall Classes - Nov. 25

Please note: Law School Operates on a Friday Schedule

Thanksgiving Holiday - Nov. 26-30

Fall Semester - Final Exam Period - Dec. 3-17

Winter Break - Dec. 18-Jan. 4

Winter Term - Winter Term Begins - Jan. 5

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