Wednesday, September 20, 2023


Alicia Bannon ’07

Alicia Bannon ’07 recently co-authored “Reflections on Fees and Fines as Stategraft.”

Tuesday, August 8, 2023


students in a conference room at Baker Hall

Student reading groups can provide an intimate setting for challenging conversations.

Tuesday, July 25, 2023


Monday, July 24, 2023


Yale Law School students, including fellows from the Chae Initiative in Private Sector Leadership, meet with high-level executives during a January trip to New York City as part of The Tsai Leadership Program.

Thursday, July 20, 2023


A student standing outdoors at a podium before a photographer using a large-lensed camera. A row of people stand behind her. In the background is the U.S. Capitol Building.

Alex Johnson ’24, an intern with the Veterans Legal Services Clinic, addresses the audience at a press conference outside the U.S. Capitol. The clinic filed a petition on behalf of 14 veterans LGBTQ+ rights groups to request that the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs issue regulations to enforce antidiscrimination rules for its health care programs. Behind Johnson are clients and the measure’s supporters including, at left, Lindsay Church of Minority Veterans of America, the lead petitioner; at center, Sen. Richard Blumenthal ’73; and, at right, K.N. McCleary ’24, another law student intern with the clinic.

Wednesday, July 12, 2023


Campaign school students seated in lecture hall listening to speaker

The Campaign School at Yale welcomed 76 students from across the U.S. and around the world to Yale Law School in June for a week of intensive training in running for office.

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We, as lawyers, can be builders too. We can use our tools to build a society in which every member of the new generation can celebrate her graduation — not only with joy but with well-founded hope for the future.”


Professor Anne L. Alstott

Class of 1987, 2013 Commencement Address