Category Archives: Student

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 Finishes 3rd for Best Brief, Top 8 Overall at Prince National Evidence Moot Court Competition

The LSU Law Center took home third place for best brief and placed in the top eight overall in the nation at the Prince National Evidence Moot Court Competition.

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LSU Law Center Hosts Law Firm Information Day

Representatives from law firms all across the South as well as a few military branches were in attendance as the LSU Law Center hosted its first Law Firm Information Day on Monday in the Student Lounge.

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LSU Journal of Energy Law and Resources Celebrates Year with Annual Banquet

LSU Law students celebrated another successful year of the Louisiana State University Journal of Energy Law and Resources (JELR) with its annual banquet. The event served to recognize the current members of the Senior Editorial Board and mark the completion of the 2015-16 journal.

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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 Announces 2016-17 Trial Advocacy Board

The LSU Paul M. Hebert Law Center has selected 25 students for membership on the 2016-17 Trial Advocacy Board. Membership on the Trial Advocacy Board is awarded to rising third-year students who have demonstrated commitment to development of the arts of trial advocacy at the Law Center.

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LSU Law Takes National Championship at Admiralty Moot Court Competition

For the second consecutive year, the LSU Paul M. Hebert Law Center took first place honors at the Judge John R. Brown Admiralty Moot Court Competition. The winning team was composed of Phillip Smith, Arielle Minor and Caroline Darwin. Thirty teams from nineteen different law schools from around the country participated in this year’s competition which concluded this past weekend.

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Family Law Moot Court Team Wins National Championship

Congratulations to the Law Center’s Domenick L. Gabrielli National Family Law Moot Court Competition team of Miesha Dunn, Samantha Gonzalez, and Keanan Parr, who took first place honors at the Gabrielli competition, which was held March 3-5 in Albany, NY! Third-year LSU Law student Miesha Dunn was also named the competition’s Best Overall Oralist.

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