UW Law Offers New J.D./M.B.A. & Master of Jurisprudence Degree Options

The University of Washington School of Law introduced two new programs that will expand its current roster of degree offerings and provide additional flexibility and options for students.

UW Law Hosts First of its Kind Clinic for Military Veterans

On October 18, 2014, the University of Washington School of Law hosted the Washington Vets Will Clinic, a first of its kind offering for military servicemembers, veterans and their spouses to receive free estate planning services.

UW Law Expands Outreach to Legal Community in Alaska

On October 15, 2014, Dean Kellye Testy traveled to Anchorage, Alaska for a roundtable discussion on legal education in the state. The meeting was organized by the University of Washington School of Law to bring together universities and stakeholders working in Alaska to explore areas of cooperation to advance legal education and discuss the goals of Alaska’s legal and policy communities. Over twenty schools participated.

Alumni Honored at Celebration of Distinction

On October 10, 2014, the University of Washington School of Law honored several alumni at its annual Celebration of Distinction.

UW Law Awarded $1.5 Million Grant to Build on Existing Programs in Afghanistan

The University of Washington School of Law's Legal Education Support Program-Afghanistan (LESPA) has been awarded a $1.5 million 2-year grant by the U.S. Department of State Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs (INL) to run the Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition in Afghanistan.

Meet This Year’s New UW Law Faculty

This fall, the ranks of our renowned faculty grew to include two more full-time professors, Professor Daniel Foote and Professor Michael Hatfield.