Alumni in the News


Thursday, October 3, 2019


Alumni Weekend 2019 to Take Place Oct 18-20

Registration for Alumni Weekend 2019 is now open.

Thursday, September 26, 2019


Yale Law School Mourns the Passing of Francis X. Dineen ’61

Francis X. Dineen ’61 LL.B., former Visiting Clinical Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School, died on September 25, 2019 at the age of 84.

Wednesday, September 25, 2019


Former Liman Fellow Lisa Daugaard ’95 Named 2019 MacArthur Fellow

Criminal Justice reformer Lisa Daugaard ’95 has been named a 2019 MacArthur Fellow for her work on criminal justice reform.

Tuesday, September 10, 2019


Professor Markovits on the Meritocracy Trap

Guido Calabresi Professor of Law Daniel Markovits ’00 discusses the problems with meritocracy in his new book The Meritocracy Trap.

Friday, August 30, 2019


Connecticut Supreme Court Cites Housing Clinic Brief in Win for Tenants

The Connecticut Supreme Court cited a brief written by Yale Law School’s Housing Clinic when it ruled that landlords may not include “extraneous and irrelevant charges” in eviction paperwork, affirming that tenants of subsidized housing have a right to know how much they must pay to keep their homes.

Thursday, August 22, 2019


Housing Clinic Scores Connecticut Supreme Court Win for Mortgage Borrowers

The Housing Clinic scored a long-fought victory for homeowners when the Connecticut Supreme Court's ruling in in U.S. Bank v. Blowers broadened what sort of bank misconduct mortgage borrowers can raise when defending against a foreclosure action.

Tuesday, August 13, 2019


Adewale Adeyemo ’08 Named President of the Obama Foundation

Adewale “Wally” Adeyemo ’08, one of former President Barack Obama’s senior economic advisers, has been named the first president of the Chicago-based Obama Foundation.

Monday, August 5, 2019


Martín Sabelli ’90 Sworn in as First Vice President of NACDL

Martín A. Sabelli ’90 was sworn in as First Vice President of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL) at the Association's annual meeting in Philadelphia, PA, on August 3.

Thursday, August 1, 2019


Abbe R. Gluck ’00 Named Adviser for American Law Institute Publication

The American Law Institute has named Abbe R. Gluck ’00, Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy, an adviser for the Restatement of the Law Third, Torts: Concluding Provisions.

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