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A Chain Reaction: Three UA Law Students Donate Kidneys

Not only did the students save lives, but they also learned a lot about themselves.

December 8, 2021

Up for a Challenge

Kelsi Long wearing her graduation regalia in front of Bidgood Hall

Kelsi Long will graduate from UA for a second time on Saturday as she completes the demanding JD/MBA program ahead of schedule.

December 6, 2021

Black History Month: Leaders in Law

John England at lectern

These law graduates have left a lasting impression on UA and the state.

February 1, 2021

UA Law Professor Publishes Proposal to Reduce Firearm Suicides

Portrait of a man wearing a suit.

A new medical journal article written by Fredrick Vars, the Ira Drayton Pruitt, Sr. Professor of Law, suggests doctors and mental health professionals could use voluntary do-not-sell lists for firearms as a new tool...

October 1, 2020

Methos Wins 2020 Harper Lee Prize

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – Victor Methos, author of “The Hallows,” will receive The University of Alabama School of Law’s 2020 Harper Lee Prize for Legal Fiction during a virtual ceremony. “On the 10th anniversary […]

July 14, 2020

UA Law School Announces Finalists for the 2020 Harper Lee Prize

The Satapur Moonstone, The Hallows, An Equal Justice

The University of Alabama School of Law named the finalists for the 2020 Harper Lee Prize for Legal Fiction.

May 11, 2020

Constitutional Scholar Named to Endowed Chair in UA Law

Tara Grove

Tara Leigh Grove will join the The University of Alabama School of Law in August as the Charles E. Tweedy, Jr. Endowed Chairholder in Law, the UA Law School announced.

March 6, 2020

Have Leftover Scholarship Semesters? Roll Them Over.

graduation cap

Beginning January 2020, undergraduate merit scholarship recipients transitioning to full-time status in The University of Alabama Graduate School or School of Law can apply unused semesters of their merit scholarship toward their advanced degrees.

December 6, 2019

Women Make Up Majority of UA First-Year Law Students for First Time

For the first time, women make up a majority of law students in the entering class at The University of Alabama School of Law.

August 13, 2019

UA to Hold Summer Commencement Exercise Aug. 3

University students prepare for the start of commencement

The University of Alabama will hold its summer commencement exercise Saturday, Aug. 3, at Coleman Coliseum on the UA campus.

July 26, 2019

‘The Boat People’ Author Wins Harper Lee Prize for Legal Fiction

Cover of The Boat People

The University of Alabama School of Law and the ABA Journal announced that Sharon Bala, author of "The Boat People," will receive the 2019 Harper Lee Prize for Legal Fiction at an Aug. 29 ceremony at...

July 18, 2019

UA School of Law, ABA Journal Name Finalists for Harper Lee Prize

A stack of the three books chosen to compete for the prize.

The Hugh F. Culverhouse Jr. School of Law and the ABA Journal have announced the finalists for the 2019 Harper Lee Prize for Legal Fiction.

May 14, 2019

UA to Hold Spring Commencement Exercises May 3-5

The University of Alabama will hold its spring commencement exercises beginning Friday, May 3, at Coleman Coliseum on the UA campus.

April 29, 2019

Law Students Win Hispanic National Bar Association Competition

HNBA Moot Court Competition team

A University of Alabama Hugh F. Culverhouse Jr. School of Law moot court team recently won a national competition in Albuquerque, New Mexico, beating more than 30 teams and earning UA its first championship...

March 28, 2019

UA Law School to Host Symposium on Brown v. Board of Education

The Hugh F. Culverhouse Jr. School of Law at The University of Alabama is planning a symposium that will explore Brown v. Board of Education, the landmark school desegregation case.

March 21, 2019