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.

Monday, August 2, 2010


Judge Ralph Winter Prize Will Honor Best Student Paper in Law and Economics

Yale Law School has announced the creation of the Judge Ralph Winter Prize, to be awarded annually to the best student paper written in law and economics.

Monday, May 3, 2010


Barrett Anderson ’12 and Nila Bala ’12 Take Top Prizes in Barristers’ Union Mock Trial Finals

Barrett Anderson ’12 and Nila Bala ’12 won top honors in the Thomas Swan Barristers’ Union Mock Trial Finals April 28

Friday, April 30, 2010


Tanya Abrams ’11 and Mark Hatch-Miller ’10 Win Top Prize in Moot Court Finals

The Potter Stewart Prize for best overall written and oral argument went to Tanya Abrams ’11 and Mark Hatch-Miller ‘10 in the spring finals of the Morris Tyler Moot Court competition.

Friday, April 23, 2010


Barristers’ Union Mock Trial Final Round April 28

The final round of the Barristers’ Union Mock Trial Competition will be held Wednesday, April 28, at Yale Law School.

Wednesday, April 14, 2010


Morris Tyler Moot Court Finals Monday, April 26

The finals of the Morris Tyler Moot Court of Appeals will be held April 26 in the Yale Law School Auditorium.

Sunday, April 11, 2010


YLW Golf Event

Yale Law Women, are you headed to a firm this summer where golf seems
to be the sport of choice among partners? Have you always wanted to
learn how to play golf?

Now is your chance! Yale Law Women is hosting a golf event next
weekend at the Yale Golf Course. The event will feature professional
lessons, a mini-tournament, and refreshments.

Friday, March 26, 2010


Celebrating Yale Women: 40 Years in Yale College, 140 Years at Yale

The Association of Yale Alumni is organizing a conference for all women graduates scheduled for March 26-28, 2010.  The weekend will mark the 40th anniversary of coeducation of Yale College, and also celebrate all Yale women and their 140-year history at the University.

Friday, March 12, 2010


Yale Law School Hosts Area High School Students at Inaugural Marshall-Brennan Moot Court Competition

On March 6, Yale Law School hosted the first annual Marshall-Brennan Moot Court Competition for New Haven area high school students.

Friday, March 12, 2010


YLS Students Isra Bhatty ’12 and Helen O’Reilly ’11 Named Soros Fellows for 2010

Yale Law School students Isra Bhatty ’12 and Helen O’Reilly ’11 have been named Paul & Daisy Soros New American Fellows for 2010.

Tuesday, March 9, 2010


Sumon Dantiki ’09, Sara Edelstein ’10, Ben Gross ’10, Karen Kudelko ’10, Ashley Leonczyk ’10, Ben Lindy ’10, and Ana Muñoz ’10 Awarded Public Interest Fellowships

Yale Law School has awarded Public Interest Fellowships to Sumon Dantiki ’09, Sara Edelstein ’10, Ben Gross ’10, Karen Kudelko ’10, Ashley Leonczyk ’10, Ben Lindy ’10, and Ana Muñoz ’10

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