Alumni Events and News
office of advancement
ALUMNI NEWS HEADLINES
How much weight does a prestigious law degree hold when it comes to climbing the ranks at a large law firm? As one argument goes, rainmakers often come from humble beginnings and have to fight their way to the top, while graduates from highly-ranked universities are inclined to coast their way through Big Law.
After just one conversation with Lisa Amatangel, it’s not difficult to imagine how she overcame a tragic loss at a young age and went on to build a successful career as a litigator, summit several of the world’s highest peaks and complete multiple long-distance running events.
National Jurist Magazine used data from Law and Politics Super Lawyers Magazine to compile a ranking of the law schools that produced the most super lawyers nationwide.
On Thursday, October 1, 2015, Baltimore States’ Attorney Marilyn Mosby ’05 returned to BC Law to speak to students in the School’s Criminal Justice Defense and Prosecution Clinic about the role of the prosecutor in criminal cases.
The Boston College Latin American Law Student Association (LALSA), along with recent LALSA graduates, took a leadership role at the recent Hispanic National Bar Association Conference, held in Boston from September 2- 5, 2015.
A three-judge panel of the Federal Circuit Court of Appeals will hear oral arguments at Boston College Law School on October 6, 2015, from 2:30-4:30 p.m. in EW 120.
According to BC Law clinical professor Francine Sherman ’80, author of a shocking new report, Gender Injustice, girls are now making up a larger share of the juvenile justice population at every stage of the process.
Boston College Law School and The American College of Trust and Estate Counsel Foundation are pleased to invite you to the symposium “The Centennial of the Estate and Gift Tax: Perspectives and Recommendations.”
Eleven graduates from Boston College Law School are assuming roles on the Boston Bar Association’s governing board this year out of a total of 34 seats, according to a recent BBA press release.
The Boston College Law School Center for Experiential Learning (CEL) is pleased to announce the addition of two new members to the CEL team.