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McGeorge Professors teach in the school's courtroom.
McGeorge School of Law moves up in trial advocacy ranking
2017 NETC participants at the Robert T. Matsui U.S. Courthouse in Sacramento.
McGeorge Hosts 12th Prestigious National Ethics Trial Competition
Salzburg Summer Program students with United States Supreme Court Associate Justice Anthony M. Kennedy (Ret.).
McGeorge Summer Salzburg Program Adds Undergraduate Pre-Law Program
University of the Pacific's McGeorge School of Law strengthened its position as a national leader in trial advocacy, according to the U.S. News & World Report Best Graduate School rankings released today.
McGeorge School of Law moves up in trial advocacy ranking

University of the Pacific's McGeorge School of Law strengthened its position as a national leader in trial advocacy.


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McGeorge School of Law's twelfth National Ethics Trial Competition (NETC) starts on March 14 and continues through March 16, 2019 at the Robert T. Matsui U.S. Courthouse in Sacramento.
McGeorge Hosts 12th Prestigious National Ethics Trial Competition

University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law's twelfth National Ethics Trial Competition (NETC) starts on March 14 and continues through March 16, 2019 at the Robert T. Matsui U.S. Courthouse in Sacramento.


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United States Supreme Court Associate Justice Anthony M. Kennedy (Ret.) will teach for his 29th year in the McGeorge summer program in Salzburg, Austria.
McGeorge Summer Salzburg Program Adds Undergraduate Pre-Law Program

United States Supreme Court Associate Justice Anthony M. Kennedy (Ret.) will teach for his 29th year in the McGeorge summer program in Salzburg, Austria.


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Associate Dean of Administration Jeff Proske presenting on the work that McGeorge is doing to advance cultural competency among law students.
McGeorge is a National Leader in Professional Formation Education

On Feb. 16 to 17, representatives of nearly 30 law schools gathered at St. Thomas Law School in Minnesota to advance the cause of teaching professional development in law schools. As one of the nation's leaders in promoting professional formation in legal education, five McGeorge professors have contributed to working groups and three of those presented and participated in this year's conference.


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McGeorge's annual Diversity Week from Feb. 4 to Feb. 8, 2019, brought students, faculty and staff together for a variety of events in celebration of the theme,
McGeorge Celebrates Unity During Diversity Week

McGeorge's annual Diversity Week from Feb. 4 to Feb. 8, 2019, brought students, faculty and staff together for a variety of events in celebration of the theme, "Unity through Diversity."


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Public Legal Service Society Makes Valentine's Day Cards for Seniors at Workshop

University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law's Public Legal Services Society (PLSS) volunteered with Meals on Wheels in Sacramento on Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019 for a Valentine’s Day Card Making Workshop.


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First-year students Cheyanne Martin, Richanne Roope and Yuliy Tsymbal emerged victorious in the Annual Benjamin Frantz First-Year Mock Trial Competition, which was held on Jan. 26, 2019.
Three Share Ben Frantz Honors in First-Year Mock Trial Court Competition

First-year students Cheyanne Martin, Richanne Roope and Yuliy Tsymbal emerged victorious in the Annual Benjamin Frantz First-Year Mock Trial Competition, which was held on Jan. 26, 2019.


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The Annual McGeorge Mike Belote Endowed Capital Center Lecture was held Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019 at the Sterling Hotel in Sacramento.
Annual Belote Endowed Capital Lecture Explores Corporate Responsibility

The Annual McGeorge Mike Belote Endowed Capital Center Lecture was held Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019 at the Sterling Hotel in Sacramento.


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Immigration Law Clinic Students Represent Poultry Plant Workers

In December 2018, four former employees of a poultry plant in Mississippi received lawful immigration status and reunited with family members through the direct advocacy efforts of Immigration Law Clinic students.


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Lindquist Appointed as Judge to Sacramento Superior Court

McGeorge alumna Kristina B. Lindquist has been appointed to a judgeship in the Sacramento County Superior Court.


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Open California History Project Interviews Professor Emeritus Landsberg

Professor Emeritus Brian Landsberg was interviewed on July 13, 2018 as part of the Open California History Project. He has been teaching at McGeorge since 1986, and he served in the 1960s as an attorney in the Civil Rights Division of the U.S. Department of Justice.


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International Water Diplomacy Calls McCaffrey to Serve Chile


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Wong Co-Chaired ASIL Research Forum


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McGeorge Wins Championship Round in the National Civil Trial Competition in Los Angeles

McGeorge School of Law’s Mock Trial team of Allison Wieder, Chelsea Givens, Simone Leighty and Adriana Garcia won the 17th-annual National Civil Trial Competition.


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McGeorge Legal Clinics Receive Heroes of Human Service Award

McGeorge School of Law’s Community Legal Services program has been recognized with a Sacramento County 2018 Heroes of Human Service Award.


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