This page highlights notable accomplishments and activities of current students – honors, awards, student events, media mentions, books published, fellowships received, community service, etc.  If you are a current student, we encourage you to submit story ideas and photos for inclusion on this page. If you have recently published an op-ed, were cited or quoted in the media, or published a paper, please tell us about it here.

Wednesday, April 4, 2018


Yale Team Makes it to Quarterfinals in Jessup Moot Court

In February, the Yale Law School placed first in the Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court competition, the world's largest moot court competition.

Wednesday, April 4, 2018


Yale's civil litigation clinic aims to train law students and make a difference

Dean and Sol & Lillian Goldman Professor of Law Heather Gerken, Jeremy Pilaar ’18, and Emma Sokoloff-Rubin ’18 are quoted in an article on the San Francisco Affirmative Litigation Project.

Wednesday, April 4, 2018


Tomo Takaki ’20 Chosen for FASPE Fellowship

Tomo Takaki ’20 is one of 12 law students chosen by the Fellowships at Auschwitz for the Study of Professional Ethics (FASPE) to participate in a two-week program in Germany and Poland this summer.

Wednesday, April 4, 2018


Yale Federalist Society Receives Award for Chapter of the Year

Yale Law School’s chapter of the Federalist Society (FedSoc) received the organization’s James Madison Award for Chapter of the Year.

Wednesday, April 4, 2018


CED Clinic Provides Training for Local Refugee Food Entrepreneurs

Yale graduate students and fellows in the Ludwig Center for Community & Economic Development held training sessions for participants in Sanctuary Kitchen’s Kitchen Incubator Program.

Tuesday, April 3, 2018


Yale Law School Students Submit Comment to HHS

A group of Yale Law students submitted a comment to the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services advocating against a proposed rule that they say would have harmful effects on both patients and providers.

Tuesday, April 3, 2018


Court Declares that EPA Failed To Protect Civil Rights

A federal court ruled in favor of plaintiffs being represented by the Environmental Justice Clinic at Yale Law School and Earthjustice.

Monday, April 2, 2018


Rule of Law Clinic Files Additional Amicus Brief in Travel Ban Case

On March 30, 2018, students from the Rule of Law Clinic filed an amicus brief with the U.S. Supreme Court on behalf of a bipartisan group of 52 former senior national security officials.

Thursday, March 29, 2018


Food Law Leaders Join the Farm Bill Fray

Yale Law School's Environmental Protection Clinic was involved in releasing three reports that apply a justice lens to the farm bill debate in D.C.

Wednesday, March 28, 2018


Sam Marullo ’20 Champions New Bill on Opioid Medication in CT Prisons

Solomon Center student Sam Marullo ’20 has taken his interest in health care policy and advocacy to the Connecticut General Assembly.

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