Yale Law School Today

Friday, October 14, 2022


Monday, November 21, 2022


Fatima Goss Graves and Emily Bazelon at a table

Fatima Goss Graves ’01 and Lecturer in Law Emily Bazelon ’00 held a discussion about the impact of the Dobbs decision.

Friday, November 18, 2022


A group of six people standing for a photo with one holding an award

At a Connecticut Council on Freedom of Information event, at which the Media Freedom and Information Access Clinic received an award for its work: from left, Connecticut Foundation for Open Government President Bill Fish, Stephanie Rice ’23, Jonathan Gibson ’24, MFIA Clinical Fellow Stephen Stich ’17, Council President Dan Klau, and Marlene Arias ’24. (Photo: Gary Lewis)

December 2 Friday

Event

2022-2023 Weil, Gotshal & Manges Roundtable

9:00AM
Registration in SLB Room 122; Roundtable in SLB Room 129

December 20 Tuesday
April 20 Thursday

Event

26th Annual Liman Colloquium

(All day)
Yale Law School

April 21 Friday

Event

26th Annual Liman Colloquium

(All day)
Yale Law School

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Wednesday, November 9, 2022


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Wednesday, November 9, 2022


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Monday, November 7, 2022


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Monday, November 7, 2022


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Thursday, November 3, 2022


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Thursday, November 3, 2022


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Friday, November 25, 2022


In The Press

3 Reasons Yale Law Was Right to Quit the U.S. News Rankings — A Commentary James Forman Jr. ’92

The Washington Post

James Forman Jr. is J. Skelly Wright Professor of Law at Yale Law School. 

Tuesday, November 22, 2022


In The Press

We’re Taking an Ostrich Approach to Enforcing Gun Laws — With Deadly Results — A Commentary by Ian Ayres ’86 and Frederick Vars ’99

The Hill

Ian Ayres ’86 is the Oscar M. Ruebhausen Professor at Yale Law School and a Professor at the Yale School of Management.

Monday, November 21, 2022


In The Press

Legal Education Needs to be ‘Accessible to Everyone,’ says Yale Law School Dean

Yahoo Finance

Dean Heather K. Gerken and the Hurst Horizon Scholarship Program are mentioned in a piece about equity in legal education.

Saturday, November 19, 2022


In The Press

Yale Starts an Exodus From a Rank Tradition — A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

The Washington Post

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Thursday, November 17, 2022


In The Press

Why Another Top-Ranked Law School Joins Yale, Harvard in Withdrawing from Rankings

ABC News

Dean Heather K. Gerken speaks about the decison to withdraw from the annual law school rankings of U.S. News and World Report.

Thursday, November 17, 2022


In The Press

Influencers with Andy Serwer: Heather Gerken

Yahoo Finance

Dean Heather K. Gerken is interviewed about educating the next generation of lawyers and leaders.

Explore Areas of Interest

Supreme Court

The Law School is renowned as a center for scholarship in constitutional law, and prominent scholars are well represented on the School’s faculty.

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Yale Law School has a strong tradition of service in the public interest. Most YLS students perform public service activities during their time here.

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The history of law offers indispensable insights into the character of our legal systems.

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Being involved with the law school clinics is a unique opportunity to put in class training to use. It’s an amazing way to learn how to be a lawyer, not just to learn the law.”


Aisha Saad

Class of 2018