Georgetown Law Closed: Wednesday, March 21

The Law Center is closed today, Wednesday, March 21, 2018, due to inclement weather. All activities and services, including scheduled events (student organization meetings and events, CLE, and conferences), are canceled. On-site classes will not be held in person and will be held according to the faculty member’s instructional continuity plan. All administrative offices are closed. The food services operation, fitness center and Early Learning Center are closed. The library is closed. It is expected that only designated emergency employees will come to the Law Center to fulfill their responsibilities. All others -- including students, staff, faculty, and visitors -- are expected not come to the Law Center, which will not be staffed to support anything other than essential life safety and snow/ice clearing functions.

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Too Many Law Firms Are Still Fighting the Last War: “2018 Report on the State of the Legal Market”

Posted on January 10, 2018

Declining productivity costing firms an average of $74,100 per lawyer per year, according to new report from Georgetown Law and Thomson Reuters Legal Executive InstituteEAGAN, Minn. & WASHINGTON, D.C. – Law firms have spent much of...

Douglas Letter, Head of Justice Department’s Civil Appeals, to Join Georgetown Law’s Institute for Constitutional Advocacy and Protection

Posted on January 3, 2018

WASHINGTON (Jan. 3, 2018) – After four decades of service at the U.S. Department of Justice, Douglas Letter, director of the Civil Division’s appellate staff, will leave government to join Georgetown Law’s Institute for Constitutional Advocacy...

Vision, Law, and Human Rights: Celebrating the Work of Fr. Ladislas Orsy

Posted on January 2, 2018

WASHINGTON –  Georgetown Law is pleased to announce a one-day conference on the work of our colleague Father Ladislas Orsy on Weds., Jan. 24.WHATFather Ladislas Orsy, 96, is one of the giants of canon law and...

Community Justice Project Clinic Case Featured on “Final Appeal”

Posted on December 19, 2017

Brian Reichart (L’12) hasn’t given up on the client he volunteered to represent in Georgetown Law’s Community Justice Project Clinic.In fall of 2010, Reichart’s clinic project was to draft a clemency request to the Missouri governor...

Jennifer Ong (L’18): Leading the Georgetown Law Journal

Posted on December 20, 2017

In January, Jennifer Ong (L’18) steps down as editor-in-chief of the Georgetown Law Journal — having safely guided the publication through a successful Volume 106 and a fantastic symposium on customary international law that included Supreme...

Trump’s Anti-Muslim Tweets at Odds with First Amendment, Leading Faith Groups Charge

Posted on December 14, 2017

10 groups join letter to president drafted by Georgetown Law’s Institute for Constitutional Advocacy and ProtectionWASHINGTON - Ten diverse, faith-based organizations, together with Georgetown Law’s Institute for Constitutional Advocacy and Protection, are warning President Trump that...

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