Cara McClellan GSE’12 will lead the Law School’s newest clinic, focusing on civil rights and racial justice equity.
Justice Goodwin Liu of the California Supreme Court spoke about implicit and structural bias during the Provost’s Lecture on Diversity and the Owen J. Roberts Lecture in Constitutional Law.
The Bar Council of the Maldives visited the Law School to assist its efforts in regulating legal education and the legal profession in the Republic of Maldives.
Penn Carey Law reacts to Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson’s confirmation to the Supreme Court of the United States as the country’s first Black woman justice.
University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School Captures #6 Spot in 2023 U.S. News & World Report Rankings
This is the first time that Penn Carey Law has been the sole occupant of the #6 spot, marking the highest ranking the Law School has achieved since U.S. News began ranking law schools in 1987.
Presidential Prof. Lisa Fairfax to introduce Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson at SCOTUS confirmation hearings
Fairfax and Brown Jackson have been friends since rooming together at Harvard, both undergrad and in law school.
Following clerkship positions in the Eleventh and Third Circuits, Cass will clerk for the Supreme Court Justice during the 2024-2025 term.
Dean Ruger observes that SCOTUS nominee Ketanji Brown Jackson ‘may disappoint some who always want a predictably liberal outcome’: AP
President Joe Biden has selected the Honorable Ketanji Brown Jackson of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit as his nominee to the Supreme Court.
Dean Ted Ruger, former law clerk to Justice Breyer, discusses the retiring Justice’s legacy and the future of the Supreme Court: Radio Times (WHYY)
Ruger and deLisle praise Justice Breyer’s brilliance and broad approach to reaching legal decisions.