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Welcome, New Faculty! 

September 14, 2023

The Law School welcomes experts in voting rights, law and technology, constitutional law, legal ethics, and more.

Institutional Highlights 

Welcome, JD Class of 2026! 

August 31, 2023

The members of the Law School’s newest class of 248 students were selected from one of the largest applicant pools in Law School history.

Institutional Highlights 

Welcome, LLM Class of 2024! 

July 31, 2023

This year’s accomplished cohort of over 100 Penn Carey Law LLM students hail from over 30 countries.

Institutional Highlights 

New Dean, New Era 

July 5, 2023

Sophia Z. Lee begins her term as Dean of the University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School, leading Penn Carey Law toward a new era.

Institutional Highlights 

Award-Winning Student Leadership 

May 19, 2023

Penn has recognized Keshara Senanayake L’23 with a Graduate Student Leadership Award for his work crafting a long-term solution to unpaid and underpaid internships.

Institutional Highlights, Social Justice, Equity, & Inclusion, Student Journals & Organizations 

Penn Carey Law Commencement 2023 

May 16, 2023

The University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School honored the Class of 2023 graduates with a ceremony at the American Academy of Music.

Institutional Highlights 

Award-Winning Educators 

May 11, 2023

Penn Carey Law recognized six faculty members with teaching awards for the 2022-2023 academic year.

Experiential Learning, Institutional Highlights 

Hail and Farewell Reception 

April 21, 2023

The Penn Carey Law community recently gathered to honor Dean Ted Ruger for his eight years of service as dean.

Institutional Highlights 

2023 Commencement Speaker: Gloria Allred CW’63 

April 12, 2023

“Fearless lawyer, feminist, activist, television and radio commentator, warrior, advocate, and winner” Gloria Allred CW’63 will serve as our 2023 commencement speaker.

Institutional Highlights, Social Justice, Equity, & Inclusion 

Sophia Z. Lee Named New Dean 

April 4, 2023

Sophia Z. Lee has been named the new dean of the University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School.

Institutional Highlights 

Black Excellence in Leadership, Scholarship, & Advocacy 

February 14, 2023

In honor of Black History Month, explore some of the myriad examples of Black excellence in leadership, scholarship, advocacy, and activism across Penn Carey Law.

Constitutional Law & Civil Rights, Institutional Highlights, Social Justice, Equity, & Inclusion 

Art and Architecture: Lincoln the Lawyer 

February 13, 2023

The Law School’s statue of President Abraham Lincoln was sculpted by Civil War veteran George Bissell.

Institutional Highlights, Legal Culture & History