Category Archives: Alumni

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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Louisiana Governor and LSU Law Grad John Bel Edwards to Deliver LSU Law Commencement Address

Gov. John Bel Edwards, the 56th governor of Louisiana and a 1999 graduate of the Paul M. Hebert Law Center, will deliver the 2016 LSU Law Commencement address scheduled for Friday, May 27, at the Baton Rouge River Center.

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LSU Law Center Moves up 12 Spots in 2017 U.S. News and World Report Rankings of Law Schools

The LSU Law Center moved up 12 spots to No. 82 in the latest law school rankings released today by U.S. News and World Report. The Law Center remained in the top 100 law schools in the nation in the closely watched rankings, moving up from No. 94 in the previous year.

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LSU Law’s National Civil Mock Trial Invitational Team Places Second

Congratulations to the Law Center’s National Civil Mock Trial Invitational Competition team of Rachel Stafford Day, Ashley Knarr, Adam Ross, and Jeffery “Beau” Wheeler, who placed second in the nation at this past weekend’s competition, which was held at Florida State University College of Law in Tallahassee, FL.

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