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Gonzaga University Law School Announces Two-Year, Accelerated Degree Program

Gonzaga University Law School Announces Two-Year, Accelerated Degree Program

Posted on September 30, 2013

SPOKANE, Wash. – Innovating to address the challenges of legal education, Gonzaga University School of Law will become the first Pacific Northwest school to offer a Juris Doctor degree in two calendar years. Gonzaga opens applications Oct. 1 for students to begin – in fall 2014 – its two-year program or traditional three-year sequence.

Gonzaga Law School to Host Annual Red Mass for the Legal Profession Sept. 17

Gonzaga Law School to Host Annual Red Mass for the Legal Profession Sept. 17

Posted on August 29, 2013

SPOKANE, Wash. – The Gonzaga University School of Law will present the 2013 Red Mass for the Legal Profession at 5:30 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 17 at the University Chapel in College Hall (502 E. Boone Ave.). A reception will follow from 6:30-8:30 p.m. in the Cowles Rare Book Reading Room, on the third Floor of the Foley Center Library.

Law School Women’s Law Caucus to Honor Jaime Hawk April 19 with Myra Bradwell Award

Law School Women’s Law Caucus to Honor Jaime Hawk April 19 with Myra Bradwell Award

Posted on April 3, 2013

The Gonzaga University School of Law Women’s Law Caucus will present the 2013 Myra Bradwell Award to Jaime Hawk, a 2004 Gonzaga Law School alumna and an assistant federal defender, in a free ceremony and reception, open to the public, that begin at 5:15 p.m., Friday, April 19 at the Law School (721 N. Cincinnati St.).

International ‘Pursuit of Justice’ Conference April 18-20 at Gonzaga Features Top Speakers, Scholars

International ‘Pursuit of Justice’ Conference April 18-20 at Gonzaga Features Top Speakers, Scholars

Posted on March 27, 2013

SPOKANE, Wash. – Legal scholar Paul Butler and criminologist Jack Levin headline “The Pursuit of Justice,” a dynamic three-day conference featuring nationally and internationally recognized scholars April 18-20 at Gonzaga University. Its theme is “Understanding Hatred, Confronting Intolerance, Eliminating Inequality.”

Colville Tribal Court of Appeals to Hear Case Jan. 25 at Gonzaga Law School

Colville Tribal Court of Appeals to Hear Case Jan. 25 at Gonzaga Law School

Posted on January 11, 2013

The Colville Tribal Court of Appeals will hear oral arguments at Gonzaga University School of Law’s Barbieri Courtroom at 10 a.m., Friday, Jan. 25. The hearing, which is open to the public, is part of Gonzaga Law School’s Centennial celebration. The panel will ask if the lower tribal court abused the power of discretion in blocking further prosecution of a dismissed case. The Law School is located at 721 N. Cincinnati St.

John R. Clark Endowment Set to Honor Legendary Spokane Defense Attorney

John R. Clark Endowment Set to Honor Legendary Spokane Defense Attorney

Posted on January 7, 2013

John R. Clark, a 1980 Gonzaga University School of Law alumnus and one of the most respected criminal defense attorneys in Spokane, spent his entire 30-year career providing vigorous, compassionate defense services to a wide variety of defendants. Clark passed away in 2010 after a long battle with cancer. Now, Clark’s friends and family are establishing an endowment in his name through Gonzaga Law School that will provide Spokane public defenders with assistance in repaying their student loans.

Scott Turow Explores Cultural Perceptions of American Attorneys in Lecture at Gonzaga Law School

Scott Turow Explores Cultural Perceptions of American Attorneys in Lecture at Gonzaga Law School

Posted on September 27, 2012

Attorney and author Scott Turow, who has penned nine best-seller fiction titles and is considered by some the father of the modern legal thriller, delighted a Gonzaga University School of Law audience recently with his lecture exploring some of the popular cultural images of American attorneys.

Law School to Present Annual Red Mass for Legal Community Sept. 10 at St. Aloysius Church

Law School to Present Annual Red Mass for Legal Community Sept. 10 at St. Aloysius Church

Posted on August 29, 2012

The Gonzaga University School of Law will present the 2012 Red Mass for the Legal Profession at 5:30 p.m., Monday, Sept. 10 at St. Aloysius Church (330 E. Boone Ave.). A reception will follow from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Cataldo Hall, located approximately 30 paces northeast from the main entrance to St. Aloysius Church.

Judge Imbrogno Honored for Judicial Service

Posted on October 6, 2006

The Gonzaga University School of Law presented Hon. Cynthia Imbrogno, U.S. Magistrate Judge for the Eastern District of Washington, was honored with the 2006 Distinguished Judicial Service Award during the Red Mass for the Legal Profession on September 12, at St. Aloysius Church.

GU Law Alum Serves with Distinction on Battlefield

Posted on June 23, 2005

Jay Rodne is trying to make things better for his constituents in Washington’s 5th Legislative District. Read his story of how a marine reservist realized his calling to serve in public office.