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Faculty Spotlight: Trevor Gardner

Meet Trevor Gardner, criminal law expert, who recently joined the UW School of Law faculty as an assistant professor of law.

Businesses Shape International Law Through ‘Astroturf Activism,’ Paper Finds

Melissa Durkee examines the role powerful corporate interests play in international legal processes, and how they can covertly co-opt NGOs to lobby lawmakers on their behalf.

UW Law Leads Washington Bar Exam Passage Rates

2016 marked another year that the University of Washington School of Law led Washington law schools in the July Washington Bar Exam passage rate.

UW Law Professor Named to UN Working Group

Professor Anita Ramasastry has been appointed to serve on the United Nations Working Group on Business and Human Rights

Symposium to Explore Impact of Technology in Access to Justice

In civil cases, people unable to afford legal counsel must represent themselves in court. Accessing the same information available to attorneys can pose a significant challenge in dealing with the complexity of the legal system.

Craig Wright Joins UW Law as Advancement Dean

Craig Wright joined the University of Washington School of Law in July as the Assistant Dean for Advancement. In his new role, Wright will lead the law school’s efforts to engage alumni, partners and friends to foster pride and support for the school and future of law.