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2016 Grad Profiles: Jaime Cuevas Jr.

2016 Grad Profiles: Jaime Cuevas Jr.

Posted on April 25, 2016

Jaime Cuevas Jr., part of Gonzaga Law’s first accelerated two-year degree program, worked in the Gonzaga University Legal Assistance Clinic, as a legal researcher for Professor Brooks Holland, and as an intern at the Spokane County Prosecutor’s Office.

Gonzaga Journal of International Law Hosts Annual 5K ‘Human Race’ April 9

Gonzaga Journal of International Law Hosts Annual 5K ‘Human Race’ April 9

Posted on March 31, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – The Gonzaga Journal of International Law will host the 10th annual Human Race 5K starting at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, April 9. The fee is $20 and participants are encouraged to dress as their favorite celebrity for the event to benefit Partners in Health, an international nonprofit organization.

Gonzaga Law Hosts Public Forum Feb. 19: ‘Civil Rights in Washington: The Post-Maxey Era’

Gonzaga Law Hosts Public Forum Feb. 19: ‘Civil Rights in Washington: The Post-Maxey Era’

Posted on February 4, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – As part of a program sponsored by KSPS Public Television honoring the life and legacy of renowned civil rights leader and Gonzaga Law School alumnus Carl Maxey, Gonzaga Law will host the public forum, “Civil Rights in Washington: The Post-Maxey Era” at 10 a.m., Friday, Feb. 19 in the Barbieri Courtroom.

Gonzaga Law Students Present Mock Trial with ‘Star Wars’ Theme Jan. 22

Gonzaga Law Students Present Mock Trial with ‘Star Wars’ Theme Jan. 22

Posted on January 7, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – Luke Skywalker will be held accountable by the Galactic Empire for blowing up the Death Star when students in the Gonzaga University School of Law’s Air and Space Law Society and the Intellectual Property Law Association present the mock trial “Star Wars: The Gavel Strikes Back” at 5:30 p.m., Friday, Jan. 22 in the Law School’s Barbieri Courtroom.

Gonzaga Law Professor Daggett, Education Attorney Barton Discuss McCleary Case Nov. 10

Gonzaga Law Professor Daggett, Education Attorney Barton Discuss McCleary Case Nov. 10

Posted on October 28, 2015

SPOKANE, Washington – Gonzaga University School of Law Professor Lynn Daggett and education attorney Tanya Barton will present “McCleary: An Update on Washington’s School Funding Litigation” at 5:30 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 10 in the John J. Hemmingson Center’s Cardoner Ballroom. A reception will follow the free and public presentation.

Gonzaga Law Students Offer Free Clinics to Help Adults Seal Their Juvenile Records

Gonzaga Law Students Offer Free Clinics to Help Adults Seal Their Juvenile Records

Posted on September 16, 2015

SPOKANE, Wash. – While many states automatically seal records when an offender turns 18 years old, Washington does so only after certain requirements have been met. For adults with a juvenile criminal record, this means access to employment, housing, and higher education can all be more difficult. In Spokane County, 2,169 juveniles were arrested in 2014.

Gonzaga Mourns Passing of Legendary Law Dean, Professor Smithmoore ‘Smitty’ P. Myers

Gonzaga Mourns Passing of Legendary Law Dean, Professor Smithmoore ‘Smitty’ P. Myers

Posted on May 15, 2015

SPOKANE, Wash. — Gonzaga University mourns the passing of beloved former Gonzaga Law Dean and Professor Smithmoore “Smitty” P. Myers. Dean Myers, who was 101 years old, passed away May 13 in Spokane after a short illness.

Commencement Ceremonies May 9-10

Commencement Ceremonies May 9-10

Posted on April 14, 2015

Father Greg Boyle, S.J., founder of the nation’s largest gang intervention program, will be the keynote speaker at Gonzaga’s undergraduate ceremony May 10 – one of Gonzaga’s three 122nd commencement exercises May 9-10.

Law Clinic Marks 40th Anniversary

Law Clinic Marks 40th Anniversary

Posted on February 9, 2015

Forty years ago, the Gonzaga University School of Law created the University Legal Assistance program to help low-income or marginalized people find access to justice.

Gonzaga Law Professor Pearson to Deliver 2015 Gotanda Lecture at California Berkeley Law

Gonzaga Law Professor Pearson to Deliver 2015 Gotanda Lecture at California Berkeley Law

Posted on February 4, 2015

SPOKANE, Washington – Kim Pearson, assistant professor for the Gonzaga University School of Law, will present the 8th annual Neil Gotanda Lecture at the University of California Berkeley Law School on Monday, Feb. 9. The title of the lecture is “Asian American Adoptees and the Law: Developing Racial Identity.”