Category Archives: Alumni

Nearly 40 LSU Law Alums, 12 Judges Help in Annual Trial Advocacy and Persuasion Training Program

Nearly 40 LSU Law alums and 11 judges came out to the LSU Law Center to help 3L students in the annual Trial Advocacy and Persuasion Training Program. The program, which was held Aug. 8-10, gave students the opportunity for hands-on trial experience as they presented opening and closing arguments; depositions; and direct and cross examinations.

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LSU Law Receives Gift From Taylor, Porter, Brooks & Phillips for Annual Scholarship

The law office of Taylor, Porter, Brooks & Phillips LLP presented a check to the LSU Paul M. Hebert Law Center on Wednesday morning to go toward the annual scholarship fund.

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LSU Law Alum Darrel Papillion Installed as President of the Louisiana State Bar Association

Darrel J. Papillion, a partner in the Baton Rouge law firm of Walters, Papillion, Thomas, Cullens, L.L.C., was installed June 9 as the 76th president of the Louisiana State Bar Association (LSBA) during the LSBA’s Annual Meeting in Destin, Fla. Administering his oath of office was Louisiana Supreme Court Chief Justice Bernette Joshua Johnson.

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LSU Law Center in Top 50 in Pair of Law School Rankings

The LSU Paul M. Hebert Law Center is ranked in the top 50 in law schools across the nation by a pair of listings based on employment data. LSU Law is No. 43 by Above the Law and is No. 42 by National Law Journal, both rankings released in May 2016.

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166 Students Receive Degrees at 2016 LSU Law Center Commencement Ceremonies

The LSU Paul M. Hebert Law Center awarded degrees to 166 students during Commencement ceremonies held Friday at the Baton Rouge River Center, with Louisiana Governor and 1999 LSU Law graduate John Bel Edwards delivering the Commencement address.

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LSU Law Center Names 2016 Honor Graduates

The LSU Law Center will recognize graduates for academic honors during upcoming Commencement exercises set for Friday, May 27, 2016 at the Baton Rouge River Center.

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LSU Law Alum Jane Sherman Installed as La. Bar Foundation President

Jane Sherman, of Baton Rouge, was installed as the 2016-17 president of the Louisiana Bar Foundation (LBF) on Friday, April 8.

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LSU Moves Up 6 Spots to No. 34 in Latest National Moot Court Rankings

The LSU Law Center has moved up six spots to No. 34 in the nation for the excellence of its moot court program in rankings released by the Blakley Advocacy Institute at the University of Houston Law Center.

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Climate Change, Autonomous Weapons, Cyber Security Among Topics to be Discussed at U.S. Army War College Talk at LSU Law Center

The LSU Law Center and the U.S. Army War College Eisenhower Series College Program will host a free panel discussion on current national security and military issues as well as government policies. The event is open to the public and will be held Wednesday, April 20, 2016, at 2 p.m. in the McKernan Auditorium at the Law Center.

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Above the Law Rates LSU No. 41 in National Rankings

The LSU Law Center is ranked No. 41 by Above the Law, which bases its scores on employment data, tuition and cost, job placement and student debt.

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