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Each year, Georgetown Law welcomes graduate students from more than 70 countries, representing approximately 300 law schools worldwide.
Supreme Court cases that were mooted at Georgetown in 2018-19.
Number of students who participate in 17 different clinics.
POSTED 1.21.2020In a New Book “Baby Jails,” Georgetown Law’s Philip Schrag Charts U.S. Detention of Child Refugees Over Time
We sat down with Schrag, who co-directs Georgetown Law’s Center for Applied Legal Studies asylum clinic to discuss the detention of children seeking refuge in the United States.Read More
POSTED 1.15.2020Learning by Experience Starts Week One at Georgetown Law
Week One is a program of elective J.D. courses that takes place over four days in the week prior to the start of the spring semester.Read More
POSTED 1.17.2020For Appellate Courts Immersion Clinic, False Arrest is a Social-Justice Issue
At first glance, the case might be an unlikely choice for a clinic: A bartender and her mother appeal from the dismissal of their lawsuit for false arrest and malicious prosecution, after being jailed for 18 hours on suspicion of serving alcohol to 18- and 19-year-old cousins at a Brooklyn nightclub.Read More
POSTED 1.13.2020Advanced eDiscovery Institute Takes On Data Privacy Issues
New York Times Deputy General Counsel David E. McCraw gave the keynote address at Georgetown Law’s 16th annual Advanced eDiscovery Institute.Read more
Chief Justice Roberts will be a central figure in the impeachment trial against President Trump. Will his commitment to the rule of law define how he presides over the Senate hearings?
Bans can create unforeseen social and political risks, but the government's greatest responsibility is to safeguard the public's health. Continue Reading
Two former Georgetown Law clinic students, now graduates, have helped an African women’s rights advocacy group to mount a successful legal challenge to a discriminatory marital law regime in Eswatini (formerly Swaziland).Continue Reading
On Wednesday, Jan. 22, Georgetown University’s Racial Justice and MLK initiatives, Georgetown Law and the Georgetown Law Black Law Students Association are hosting a lecture on “Race, Community and Belonging” by Fordham Law Professor Robin Lenhardt at Georgetown Law.Read more