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THOMAS SHACK III ’00, COMPTROLLER OF THE COMMONWEALTH: “I UTILIZE MY NEW ENGLAND LAW DEGREE EVERY DAY"

Independent overseer of the Commonwealth’s financial and business operations


SEAN NABI ’16 NAMED TO AMERICAN HEALTH LAWYERS ASSOCIATION YOUNG PROFESSIONALS NETWORK

Only law student to be so honored


NEW ENGLAND LAW | BOSTON ANNOUNCES POLICY TO GUARANTEE STUDENTS CLINICAL/EXTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

Expands hands-on, for-credit complement to classroom studies


YING WANG ’15 WINS NEW MASSACHUSETTS BAR ASSOCIATION PUBLIC INTEREST SCHOLARSHIP

Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr. Scholarship honors commitment to underrepresented individuals, communities


NEW ENGLAND LAW STUDENT’S “UNPRECEDENTED” INTERNATIONAL CRIMINAL COURT PLACEMENT “A TREMENDOUS HONOR”

Center for International Law and Policy externship placements in The Hague and Washington, D.C.


KATHERINE CHARLES ’15 RECEIVES MASSACHUSETTS BLACK LAWYERS ASSOCIATION PUBLIC SERVICE AWARD

Has demonstrated exceptional commitment


NEW ENGLAND JOURNAL ON CRIMINAL AND CIVIL CONFINEMENT LAUNCHES ONLINE HUB

Offer of Proof extends nationally distinguished publication into digital realm


REACHING NEW HEIGHTS: ALUMNA APPOINTED TO STATE’S APPELLATE COURT

Believed to be the first New England Law graduate appointed to the appeals court


SUCCESSFUL FIRST-YEAR SUMMER FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM REPEATS IN 2015

New England Law | Boston program builds resumes, opens doors, makes students practice-ready


TECHNOLOGY ADVANCES; MUST PRIVACY RETREAT?

Journal symposium considers impact on criminal investigations


CHRISTOPHER HUGHES ’16 RECEIVES MASSACHUSETTS BLACK JUDGES CONFERENCE AWARD

Honored at “Celebration of Excellence” event attended by leading jurists, attorneys


CHIEF JUSTICE RALPH D. GANTS TELLS NEW ENGLAND LAW | BOSTON GRADUATES, "YOU WILL… REDEFINE WHAT IT MEANS TO PRACTICE LAW"

Dispels “nonsense” about the state of the legal profession; receives honorary degree at 104th Commencement


“THE LAWYERING EXPERIENCE” INTRODUCES FIRST-YEAR STUDENTS TO OPTIONS, OPPORTUNITIES

Practice skills, trends, and career development featured


TENIOLA ADEYEMI ’15 WINS ETHICAL PRACTICE AWARD

Award recognizes and encourages the ethical practice of law


KIMBERLY WILLIAMS ’15 ADDS TO CONSIDERABLE HUMAN RIGHTS EXPERTISE WITH STATE DEPARTMENT, ABA POSITIONS

Center for International Law and Policy launches new externship program


PROFESSOR TIGRAN ELDRED’S SCHOLARSHIP CITED IN LANDMARK LEGAL ETHICS DECISION

Growing field provides New England Law students with valuable perspective


NEW ENGLAND LAW | BOSTON AMONG “BEST SCHOOLS FOR BAR EXAM PREPARATION”

Statistical analysis confirms high-achieving bar pass rate


MASSACHUSETTS LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR KARYN POLITO ’91 IS HIGHEST-RANKING ELECTED OFFICIAL IN SCHOOL HISTORY

A long and accomplished career in public service


SUPREME JUDICIAL COURT FINDS RIGHT TO COUNSEL IN GUARDIANSHIP CASE; PROFESSOR RUSSELL ENGLER CO-AUTHORED AMICUS BRIEF ARGUING FOR THAT RIGHT

Brief raised due process, equal protection claims


NEW CONCENTRATIONS OFFERED IN IMMIGRATION LAW, IP LAW

Dynamic fields feature highly rewarding and exciting job opportunities


PROFESSOR DAVID SIEGEL ELECTED TO BOSTON BAR ASSOCIATION LEADERSHIP TEAM

Legal excellence, access to justice, and community service are priorities


GRADUATES TAPPED FOR PRESTIGIOUS, HIGHLY COMPETITIVE FEDERAL HONORS POSITIONS

DOJ and FDIC programs attract applicants nationwide


PROFESSOR CHARLES SORENSON PARTICIPATES IN SUPREME JUDICIAL COURT PRESENTATION FOR VISITING TURKISH JURISTS

Visitors learn about judicial ethics in Massachusetts


LITHUANIAN SUPREME COURT JUSTICES, PROSECUTORS STUDY NEW ENGLAND LAW’S HUMAN RIGHTS CURRICULUM

Viewed as Model for Training Legal Professionals to Combat Human Trafficking


DEAN O’BRIEN RECEIVES ABA’S KUTAK AWARD

Significant contributions to legal education, bar, and judiciary noted


DANNI PETYO '14 WINS ETHICAL PRACTICE AWARD

Presented by the Association of Corporate Counsel


CHIEF JUSTICE IRELAND: “THERE IS NO MORE NOBLE OR REWARDING PROFESSION THAN BEING A LAWYER”

Chief Justice, Boston Mayor Walsh celebrate profession, students at Law Day Banquet


MASSACHUSETTS GUIDE TO EVIDENCE BENEFITS FROM LAW SCHOOL CONTRIBUTIONS

New England Law | Boston community instrumental in preparing the latest edition


WOMEN’S AND CHILDREN’S ADVOCACY PROJECT HELPS CHALLENGE NEW FEDERAL EDUCATION LAW

“Campus SaVE Act” alleged to undermine student rights


KEITH RICHARD ’14 WINS NATIONAL ENERGY LAW COMPETITION

Independent legal research project makes the case for regional approach to renewable energy standards


NEW ENGLAND LAW | BOSTON TO REPEAT HIGHLY SUCCESSFUL SUMMER FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM

Program builds resumes, opens doors, helps students become practice ready


"YOU ARE SERVANTS OF A HIGH CALLING"

Boston Mayor Martin Walsh encourages graduates at 103rd Commencement, receives honorary degree


CHIEF JUSTICE JOHN ROBERTS, JR., JUSTICE ANTONIN SCALIA, BOTH RETURN TO NEW ENGLAND LAW | BOSTON INTERNATIONAL STUDY PROGRAMS

Continued High Court participation offers students extraordinary study abroad opportunities


NEW ENGLAND LAW | BOSTON ADVOCACY TEAMS IMPRESS AT REGIONAL, NATIONAL COMPETITIONS

Rigorous practice schedules, extraordinary efforts pay off


HON. ROBERTO RONQUILLO, JR. ’84, NAMED CHIEF JUSTICE OF BOSTON MUNICIPAL COURT DEPARTMENT

Appointment made by Chief Justice of the Trial Court Paula Carey ’86


IS THE UNIFORM COMMERCIAL CODE (UCC) STILL RELEVANT?

Center for Business Law Spring 2014 Conference


NEW ENGLAND LAW | BOSTON HOSTS REGIONAL JUNIOR FACULTY SCHOLARSHIP WORKSHOP

Showcase of Legal Scholarship


ORAL ARGUMENT SUGGESTS HIGH COURT MAY REDEFINE CHILD PORNOGRAPHY RESTITUTION STANDARDS

New England Law | Boston center files amicus brief


“INSIDE THE ABA” ARTICLE FEATURES DEAN O’BRIEN’S LEADERSHIP, ANALYSIS, AND PREDICTIONS


“URBAN MAYOR” JACK YUNITS ’80 RECOGNIZED FOR LEADERSHIP

Former Brockton, MA, mayor lays out blueprint for public service success


HON. BARBARA DORTCH-OKARA (RETIRED) APPOINTED STATE ETHICS COMMISSION CHAIR

New England Law professor, legal trailblazer


IN RARE EXPERIENCE, NEW ENGLAND LAW STUDENT VISITS GUANTANAMO AS OFFICIAL OBSERVER OF MILITARY COMMISSIONS

Reports on hearings concerning U.S.S. Cole attack


NEW ENGLAND LAW | BOSTON BLACK HISTORY MONTH EVENTS

A panel of distinguished judges, an award-winning film, and a “Hoodie Day” program slated


GIDEON'S ARMY: AN ACCOUNT FROM THE FRONT LINE OF PUBLIC DEFENSE

New England Journal on Criminal and Civil Confinement Paper Symposium


ALLISON HAAR EVERMANN ’13 AWARDED SOCIAL JUSTICE FELLOWSHIP; WILL ADVOCATE FOR INCARCERATED WOMEN

"Dorothea Advocacy Project" to fill need for services in New Hampshire


IS THE UNIFORM COMMERCIAL CODE (UCC) STILL RELEVANT?

Center for Business Law Conference


TRUSTEE ROBERT QUINN PASSES AWAY

Leader in law and education; devoted member of the New England Law | Boston community


BAR PASS RATE OUTPACES STATE AVERAGE; NEW ENGLAND LAW | BOSTON AMONG COMMONWEALTH’S HIGHEST SCORERS


“I AM PROUD TO CONSIDER MYSELF A PUBLIC SERVANT.”

U.S. Attorney Carmen Ortiz hails law school’s strong community ties, commitment to public service at 102nd Commencement


ANNA RUPANI ’13 RECEIVES HONORABLE REGINALD LINDSAY PUBLIC SERVICE AWARD

Presentation made at Massachusetts Black Lawyers Association gala


MICHAEL VARONE ’13 WINS ETHICAL PRACTICE AWARD

Presented by the Association of Corporate Counsel


LAW REVIEW SYMPOSIUM CONSIDERS THEFT LAW IN THE INFORMATION AGE

"Thirteen Ways to Steal a Bicycle" author featured


JUSTICE O’CONNOR HIGHLIGHTS DEAN O’BRIEN’S LEADERSHIP IN LEGAL EDUCATION

Event at Four Seasons Hotel draws Massachusetts legal and civic leaders


NEW SUMMER FELLOWSHIP PROGRAMS LAUNCHED

New England Law initiates new program of funded student fellowship positions this summer


NEW ENGLAND LAW STUDENTS CLEAR THE BAR

Bar examination success continues


NATIONAL TRIAL COMPETITION TEAM REACHES REGIONAL FINALS

Strong performances bode well for success as trial attorneys.


“INTERNATIONAL COMMERCIAL TRANSACTIONS” CENTER FOR BUSINESS LAW CONFERENCE

Increasing globalization requires lawyers to keep abreast of foreign law developments.


“THE TRAIN TO STATEHOOD HAS CLEARLY LEFT THE STATION.”

Professor John Cerone analyzes the UN's historic vote on Palestine


DEAN O’BRIEN NAMED TO “MOST INFLUENTIAL IN LEGAL EDUCATION” LIST

One of 25 chosen in nationwide survey


NEW ENGLAND LAW IS A “TOP PLACE” TO WORK (YEAR AFTER YEAR AFTER YEAR)

The only educational institution in its category


SHOULD MINORS GET LIFE? NEJCCC SYMPOSIUM CONSIDERS MILLER DECISION

Mandatory sentences of life without parole for juveniles ruled cruel and unusual


“CRISIS IN THE JUDICIARY” SYMPOSIUM SPOTLIGHTS STATE COURT THREATS, POTENTIAL REMEDIES

New England Law Review's fall symposium


JUSTIN KESSELMAN ’13 WINS NATIONAL TRUST AND ESTATE COUNSEL WRITING COMPETITION

“Justin’s award is a stellar accomplishment”


ORIENTATION FEATURES PROMINENT JURISTS

Students start law school “at the top”


BENJAMIN JONES ’13 NAMED TO EQUAL JUSTICE WORKS NATIONAL LEGAL ADVISORY COMMITTEE

Will assist public interest projects in New England and nationally


WRONGFUL CONVICTIONS AND THE JUDICIARY

Law Review lecture focuses on progress made by science, legislation


NEW ENGLAND LAW | BOSTON AGAIN NAMED A “TOP PLACE TO WORK”

Sole institution of higher education in annual Boston Globe survey


SUCOFF A FINALIST FOR SCRIBES LAW-REVIEW AWARD

Article based on memorandum written for the U.S. Attorney's Office


MOOT TEAMS SCORE WELL IN NATIONAL, REGIONAL COMPETITIONS

Client Counseling, Negotiation, and Tax teams place highly


COMMITMENT TO RULE OF LAW DISTINGUISHES U.S., GRADUATES TOLD

101st Commencement ceremony features retired chief justice of Indiana Supreme Court


CAROLYN CUTERI ’12 WINS ETHICAL PRACTICE AWARD

Excelled in handling cases in the areas of domestic relations


“THE AMERICAN DREAM IS STILL VERY MUCH ALIVE”

Governor Howard Dean addresses Law Day Banquet


TRUSTEE ROBERT QUINN NAMED TO "IRISH LEGAL 100"

Distinguished career includes many years of public service


NEW ENGLAND LAW HOSTS ABA STUDENT DIVISION MEETING

Circuit Governor is Jeananne Russell '12


NEGOTIATION TEAM COMPETES IN NATIONAL FINALS

Team vaults to national level in only its second year of existence


CLIENT COUNSELING COMPETITORS SNAG SILVER IN REGIONAL COMPETITION

Students garnered high praise from judges


IS THE CODE EXPLODING OR IMPLODING? (CENTER FOR BUSINESS LAW CONFERENCE)

Leading national authorities discussed: Can the Uniform Commercial Code (UCC) meet today’s finance and technology needs?


CHIEF JUSTICE ROBERTS RETURNS TO SUMMER INTERNATIONAL PROGRAM

Malta 2012; Ireland 2009


LONG-TIME, BELOVED NEW ENGLAND LAW | BOSTON PROFESSOR PASSES AWAY

Professor George Dargo taught at New England Law for 28 years


“WHITEY” SYMPOSIUM REVIEWS LEGAL RESPONSES TO ORGANIZED CRIME

History of organized crime, "Most Wanted" fugitive Whitey Bulger explored


“ON THE TABLE” LAW REVIEW SYMPOSIUM EXAMINES MEDICAL MALPRACTICE

Current medical malpractice litigation and causes of the healthcare crisis surveyed


JUDICIAL FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM BENEFITS JUDICIARY, RECENT GRADUATES

The program is assisting in meeting unmet needs in the court system


“ARE YOUR GENES PATENTABLE?”

Intellectual property law presentation


BUDD RECEIVES LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

New England Law trustee recognized


DIANA L. WHEELER ’90 ELECTED LAW SCHOOL PRESIDENT

Wayne A. Budd and two others join Board of Trustees


“A RARE AND BRILLIANT EXPERIENCE”

Justice Anthony Kennedy makes special appearance at Galway Summer Program


BOSTON NAACP PRESIDENT MICHAEL CURRY ’05: “GET INVOLVED AGAIN”

28th annual Minority Alumni Welcome Reception


HON. MARK WOLF TEACHES “THE FEDERAL JUDGE”

One of the region's most prominent jurists


GUIDING AMERICAN LEGAL EDUCATION

Dean O’Brien assumes chairmanship of ABA Section on Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar


“PROBLEM PROPERTIES”– STUDENT HELPS ADDRESS VIOLENT CRIME

Patience Babajide '13 legal internship


LEARNING LAW IN BOSTON, BUT HIS HEART'S IN TAHRIR SQUARE

Wassem Amin ’12 to aid Egypt after law school


“EVERY MEMBER OF THE BAR OWES A DEBT OF GRATITUDE TO NEW ENGLAND LAW”

Jane Sullivan Roberts salutes our proud tradition


NEW ENGLAND LAW STUDENT RECEIVES TOP AWARD IN INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY COMPETITION

Moot court contest focused on issues of patent and IP law


“YOU DON’T NEED A PRIVILEGED BACKGROUND… YOU JUST NEED TO LOVE THE LAW”

Senator Brown inspires in Law Day address


CASSANDRA FEENEY '11 WINS ETHICAL PRACTICE AWARD

“Excellence and professionalism at every turn..."


NEW ENGLAND LAW | BOSTON NAMED A “TOP PLACE TO WORK”

Boston Globe honor


TAX MOOT COURT TEAM WEATHERS OBSTACLES, WINS TWO AWARDS AT NATIONAL COMPETITION

Team captures Best Overall Brief award and Second Runner-up honors


LAW SCHOOL’S BAR PASS RATE OUTPACES STATEWIDE AVERAGE

93.6 Percent Clear the Bar


LAW DAY 2011 FEATURES U.S. SENATOR SCOTT BROWN

"Bostonian of the Year" delivers keynote address


NEW LAW SCHOOL FACULTY

Strengths in litigation, research, prosecution, and defense


CROSSING THE BORDER: THE FUTURE OF IMMIGRATION LAW AND ITS IMPACT ON LAWYERS

New England Law Review Symposium


DEAN’S RECEPTION CELEBRATES FRANK SCIOLI’S WISE COUNSEL, DEVOTED SERVICE

Retiring This Year after 52 Years


PLAYGROUND TO PENITENTIARY: SYMPOSIUM ADDRESSES THE CRIMINALIZATION OF SCHOOL BULLYING AND THE NEW MASSACHUSETTS STATUTE

New England Journal on Criminal and Civil Confinement symposium


"YOU ARE A CHOSEN FEW"

New Mexico Chief Justice Joseph F. Baca (retired) encourages New England Law students


ADJUNCT PROFESSOR MURPHY SECURES SUPREME JUDICIAL COURT RULING FOR DISABLED VICTIMS

Decision will help ensure equal access to justice


“YOUNG ACHIEVERS” TRY NEW ENGLAND LAW ON FOR SIZE

Faculty and alumni share experiences with students