The Law School hosts numerous speakers and conferences each year to enhance its intellectual life. Visit our event calendar for a full list of events at the law school.

Spring 2018

MLK Day Commemoration Panel


Clerkships 101: An Informational Session


  • Parker Kline, Career Law Clerk for the Hon. Sharion Aycock, U.S. District Court, Aberdeen, MS
  • Senior Associate Dean Ben Cooper
  • Meredith Pohl, Class of 2018
  • Moderated by: Associate Dean Michele Alexandre

“Uncle Sam Wants You?” with Tobi and Evan Young

Tobi: a UM alum, former general counsel and staff secretary for the George W. Bush Presidential Center; current Law Clerk for U.S. Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch

Evan: Baker Botts LLP, former clerk for U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia and former clerk to Judge J. Harvie Wilkinson III on the Fourt Circuit Court of Appeals

Faculty Exchange Series with Professor Kristen Blankley, Nebraska College of Law

Faculty Colloquium: Mercer Bullard

Faculty Colloquium: Stacey Lantagne

McClure Lecture Series with Daniel Sharfstein, Vanderbilt University Law School

Fall 2017

Recollections and Reflections: Celebrating 50 Years of Diversity

Debate between Professor Ron Rychlak and Professor Loewy (Texas Tech Law School)

Sherman Muths Colloquium Lecture with Professor Andrew K. Woods

UM Constitution Day Commemoration

How to Prepare for a Federal Judicial Clerkship with Judge Robert L. Wilkins

Lecture Series: with Judge Robert L. Wilkins

How to Prepare for a Federal Judicial Clerkship with Judge Bernice Donald

Lecture Series: Paul Fitzgerald

Lecture Series: James Forman, Jr.