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Friday, December 13, 2013


Yale Law School Sets Record with Seven Students, Alumni Awarded Skadden Fellowships

Seven Yale Law School students and alumni have been awarded prestigious Skadden Public Interest Fellowships, setting a new record for the most fellowships awarded in a single year.

Tuesday, November 26, 2013


Professor Jerry Mashaw Co-Authors Book on Social Insurance

Sterling Professor of Law Jerry Mashaw has co-authored a book titled Social Insurance: America’s

Wednesday, May 29, 2013


Yale Law Students Awarded Soros Fellowships, Trudeau Scholarship

Amanda Alexander ’13 and Marbre Stahly-Butts ’13 were named Soros Justice Fellows in early May by the Open Society Foundations. Ryan Liss ’13 LLM was also named a Trudeau scholar in May by the Pierre Elliott Trudeau Foundation in Canada.

Monday, April 22, 2013


Yale Law School Congratulates Public Interest Fellowship Recipients for 2013-2014

Forty-two students and recent graduates have been named recipients of public interest fellowships for 2013-2014.

Wednesday, February 13, 2013


Rebellious Lawyering Conference to Feature Speakers on Social Justice

The RebLaw conference will take place on Friday, Feb. 22, 2013, and Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013 at Yale Law School.

I chose to attend Yale Law School because I wanted to direct my own education. 25 years later, freedom and flexibility are still the best things about this place. As a YLS student, you get to decide what you want to study. ”


James Forman Jr.

Class of 1992, J. Skelly Wright Professor of Law