Category Archives: Student

LSU Law Center to Open Successions/Title Clearing Clinic to Help Homeowners Recovering from Flood

Starting January, LSU Law will offer a Successions/Title Clearing Clinic where students will learn how to open, administer and close succession proceedings in order to obtain clear title to real estate. The clinic, which is open to third-year law students, will be taught by LSU Law Professor Elizabeth Carter, and students will do the legal work under the supervision of an attorney to be hired at SLLS.

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Kuebel, Nickel Win 2016 Robert Lee Tullis Moot Court Competition

LSU Law second-year students Sara Kuebel and Sarah Nickel won the 2016 Robert Lee Tullis Moot Court Competition on Oct. 24 in the Robinson Courtroom at the LSU Law Center. Kuebel and Nickel narrowly defeated their opponents, fellow 2Ls Alyssa Depew and Josie Serigne, in a challenging final round.

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21 LSU Law Students Named to 2017-18 Moot Court Board

Twenty-one second-year LSU Law students have been selected as members of the 2017-18 Moot Court Board. Moot Court Board membership is an academic honor awarded to those students who receive the highest cumulative scores on their appellate brief and individual oral arguments in the Robert Lee Tullis Moot Court Competition.

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LSU Law’s Civil Rights Trial Competition Team Places as National Quarterfinalists

The LSU Law Peter James Johnson National Civil Rights Trial Competition Team placed as National Quarterfinalists and one of the top eight teams in the nation at the Civil Rights Trial Competition, which was held at the Supreme Court of New York, Nassau County Courthouse in Mineola, NY. The team includes Robert Glueck, Hannah Marler, Doug Nielsen and Elizabeth Wong.

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LSU Law Ranked No. 11 Best Value Law School by preLaw Magazine

The LSU Law Center has been ranked the No. 11 Best Value Law School in the nation by the National Jurist preLaw Magazine, a legal education publication.

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LSU Law, School of Theatre, College of Music and Dramatic Arts Presents ‘By Any Other’s Name: A Conference on Law, Authorship and Appropriation’

The Louisiana State University School of Theatre, College of Music and Dramatic Arts and LSU Law Center in conjunction with the LSU Office of Research and Economic Development; the Law and Humanities Institute; and the Arts, Entertainment and Sports Law Section of the Louisiana State Bar Association present “By Any Other’s Name: A Conference on Law, Authorship and Appropriation” October 28 and 29 on the campus of LSU.

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LSU Law SBA Raises More Than $3,500 for BRAF Flood Relief Fund

The LSU Law Student Bar Association’s Athletic Committee raised more than $3,500 during its annual Powder Puff Charity Auction on Friday, with all of those proceeds going to the Baton Rouge Area Foundation Flood Relief Fund.

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LSU Law 3L Alaina Richard named Best Oral Advocate at National Pretrial Competition

LSU Law 3L Alaina Richard was named the Best Oral Advocate in the second preliminary round of the National Pretrial Competition this weekend in Gulfport, Fla., over the weekend.

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Cline, Gonsoulin Win Fall 2016 Flory Trial Competition

LSU Law 3Ls Caity Cline and Rome Gonsoulin won the Fall 2016 Ira S. Flory Mock Trial Competition on Oct. 11 at LSU Law.

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Fourth Annual Apprenticeship Week Kicks Off Jan. 9

The fourth annual LSU Law Center Apprenticeship Week kicks off on Monday, Jan. 9, 2017. The week-long program offers a variety of mini-courses aimed at providing students with focused, task-oriented training not generally available in law school courses and usually available only through actual practice experience. Courses offered include many practical, hands-on topics that are taught by volunteer master lawyers and judges.

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