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Continuing Duty to Report

The duty to report any character or fitness issues is continuous from the point when you apply to law school through graduation.

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Damon Hewitt L’00 named President and Executive Director of the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law

Hewitt continues the Law School’s historic connection to the Lawyers’ Committee that dates back to the organization’s founding in 1963 under President John F. Kennedy.

Policy Lab on Global Sexual Harassment Lawmaking submits model codes to the World Bank Legal Vice Presidency

The model codes address “gender-based harassment in the virtual world of work.”

Fellowship experience: Jarron McAllister L’20

Jarron McAllister L’20 is a Penn Catalyst Fellow at the National Center for Law and Economic Justice (NCLEJ).

Pathways to the Profession: Charlotte Raty L’23

Charlotte Raty L’23 is interning at Bayou City Waterkeeper (BCWK) in Houston, Texas.

Upcoming Events

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Wednesday, August 4th, 2021

On-Campus Interview Program

Wednesday, August 4th, 2021

Penn Law European Society Virtual Meeting 2021

Dean Ted Ruger invites you to join him and fellow PLES alumni for a virtual Penn Law European Society meeting. Following Dean Ruger’s remarks, the Penn Museum will lead the group through an interactive virtual world tour. We will conclude the event with breakout rooms to give attendees a chance to connect in small groups.