Friday, January 27, 2023


Professor Pottenger speaking at a groundbreaking

Nathan Baker Clinical Professor of Law J. L. Pottenger Jr. ’75 speaks at the groundbreaking for the redevelopment of Parkside Village, an affordable housing complex in Branford, Connecticut. Yale Law School’s Ludwig Center for Community & Economic Development Clinic and its Housing Clinic represent the town’s housing authority, which owns the property.

Wednesday, January 4, 2023


Four students standing before a black board, one pointing and speaking

Yale Law School student Dominique James ’24, second from left, presents her team’s proposal in a class that brings together law students and faculty with their counterparts from Yale's School of Management and School of Architecture to find solutions to Connecticut's affordable housing shortage. Joining her are, from left, architecture students Calvin Liang and Zishi Li and law student Raymond Fang ’23. (Classroom photos: Ben Mattison)

Wednesday, December 21, 2022


Monday, December 19, 2022


In November, fellows from the Access to Law School Program’s inaugural year spoke to current participants about their experiences with the program and their first semester in law school

Thursday, December 15, 2022


A book cover with the words "Connecticut Prisoners' Rights"

The original Connecticut Prisoners’ Rights manual from 1997.

Tuesday, December 13, 2022


crowd in front of the Supreme Court for the Obergefell decision

A crowd gathers at the U.S. Supreme Court after its ruling legalizing same-sex marriage in all 50 states was delivered on June 26, 2015.

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Yale Law School prepared me for a lifelong career in public interest and social justice work through its academic excellence, hands-on clinical practice, and expansive student-led leadership opportunities.”


Lourdes Rivera ’90

Senior Vice President, U.S. Programs, Center for Reproductive Rights