STUDY INTERNATIONALLY

STUDY INTERNATIONALLY

  • Dual JD program with the University of Windsor
  • Extensive international law and comparative law courses
  • Established relationship with Universite d’Auvergne in Clermont-Ferrand, France

HANDS-ON LEARNING FROM DAY ONE

HANDS-ON LEARNING FROM DAY ONE

  • A legal writing program that starts in the first year and continues through the upper level courses.
  • A clinical program that ensures every student the opportunity to represent a client.
  • A unique law firm program that allows students to engage in simulated cases and transactions in specific practice areas.

EXPAND YOUR CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

EXPAND YOUR CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

  • Downtown Detroit location provides proximity to courts and employers
  • Strong Alumni Network dedicated to supporting Detroit Mercy Law graduates
  • Ability to pursue a concentration in Immigration Law or Family Law

DEDICATED TO SOCIAL JUSTICE

DEDICATED TO SOCIAL JUSTICE

  • Committed to developing lawyers who serve the public good
  • Committed to serving the Detroit community
  • Founded on Jesuit and Mercy principles of service and the success of each individual

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Sponsorship prominently displayed at all Centennial events, on the UDM Law web site, on the UDM Law alumni Facebook site, and in Dowling Hall throughout the Centennial year.

Two tables (16 tickets) with premier seating to the October 27 Centennial Gala and to all other Centennial events where seating is provided.*

Sponsorship recognized within a full-page color ad in Crain’s Detroit Business 2012 Book of Lists opposite the “List of Top 25 Largest Michigan Law Firms in Southeast Michigan.’’ The List is published in December 2012 and has statewide circulation.

Sponsorship recognized within a full-page color ad in Michigan Lawyers Weekly on the back cover of the Michigan’s Largest Law Firms 2013 Directory published in June 2013.

Sponsorship listed on the Centennial Gala program and event signage, and recognized from the podium at the Gala, including presentation of Sponsor Award. 

Authorized use of Centennial graphic as an “official sponsor” on your print materials and web site.

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Sponsorship prominently displayed at all Centennial events, on the UDM Law web site, on the UDM Law alumni Facebook site, and in Dowling Hall throughout the Centennial year. 

One table (10 tickets) with premier seating to the October 27 Centennial Gala and to all other Centennial events where seating is provided.*

Sponsorship recognized within a full-page color ad in Crain’s Detroit Business 2012 Book of Lists opposite the “List of Top 25 Largest Michigan Law Firms in Southeast Michigan.’’ The List is published in December 2012 and has statewide circulation. 

Sponsorship recognized within a full-page color ad in Michigan Lawyers Weekly on the back cover of the Michigan’s Largest Law Firms 2013  Directory published in June 2013.

Sponsorship listed on the Centennial Gala program and event signage, and recognized from the podium at the Gala.

Authorized use of Centennial graphic as an “official sponsor” on your print materials and web site.

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Sponsorship prominently displayed at all Centennial events, on the UDM Law web site, on the UDM Law alumni Facebook site, and in Dowling Hall throughout the Centennial year.

One table (8 tickets) to the October 27 Centennial Gala.

Sponsorship recognized within a full-page color ad in Crain’s Detroit Business 2012 Book of Lists opposite the “List of Top 25 Largest Michigan Law Firms in Southeast Michigan.” The List is published in December 2012 and has statewide circulation.

Sponsorship recognized within a full-page color ad in Michigan Lawyers Weekly on the back cover of the Michigan’s Largest Law Firms 2013  Directory published in June 2013.

Sponsorship listed on the Centennial Gala program.

Authorized use of Centennial graphic as an “official sponsor” on your print materials and web site.

 

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Sponsorship prominently displayed at all Centennial events, on the UDM Law web site, on the UDM Law alumni Facebook site, and in Dowling Hall throughout the Centennial year.

Four tickets to the October 27 Centennial Gala. 

Sponsorship recognized within a full-page color ad in Crain’s Detroit Business 2012 Book of Lists opposite the “List of Top 25 Largest Michigan Law Firms in Southeast Michigan.” The List is published in December 2012 and has statewide circulation.

Sponsorship recognized within a full-page color ad in Michigan Lawyers Weekly on the back cover of the Michigan’s Largest Law Firms 2013  Directory published in June 2013.

Sponsorship listed on the Centennial Gala program.

Authorized use of Centennial graphic as an “official sponsor” on your print materials and web site.

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Sponsorship prominently displayed at all Centennial events, on the UDM Law web site, on the UDM Law alumni Facebook site, and in Dowling Hall throughout the Centennial year.

Two tickets to the October 27 Centennial Gala.

Sponsorship listed on the Centennial Gala program.

Authorized use of Centennial graphic as an “official sponsor” on your print materials and web site.

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ALUMNUS/FRIEND GIFT (individuals only)
Gifts from individual donors below the sponsorship levels named above, which are designated by alumni or friends of the School of Law to support Centennial events, are important to the success of this year’s celebrations and are much appreciated. Recognition will be given to individual donors for all gifts.

IN-KIND DONATIONS AND MEDIA PARTNERS
Sponsorship benefits for in-kind donations and media partnerships will be defined on a case-bycase basis.

 

* Sponsorship benefits are subject to reasonable deadlines for providing requisite materials and payment. Premier seating and tickets are not provided for the hockey outing. The University of Detroit Mercy is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit institution. Sponsorships are tax-deductible except for the value of goods and services received.

EVENTS


Lunch at the Michigan Bar Exam - Michigan State University

Tuesday, February 23, 2016 - 11:45 am

Complimentary boxed lunches will be served to Detroit Mercy Law graduates taking the Michigan Bar Exam on February 23 and February 24. We will be in the Kellogg Center during lunch breaks to distribute the free lunches.

For additional information, please contact Asst. Dean Denise Hickey at 313-596-0202, hickeydp@udmercy.edu. 


2016 International Drafting Competition - University of Detroit Mercy

Friday, February 26, 2016 - 9:00 am

Detroit Mercy Law's International Intellectual Property Law Clinic in conjunction with the Elijah J. McCoy United States Patent and Trademark Office will host the inaugural International Patent Drafting Competition.

http://law.udmercy.edu/index.php/academics1/patent-drafting-competition


Book Awards Ceremony & Reception - Detroit Mercy Law Campus

Tuesday, March 1, 2016 - 5:00 pm

Detroit Mercy Law will host its annual Book Awards ceremony on March 1, 2016 at 5:00pm at Ss. Peter & Paul Jesuit Church, followed by a celebratory reception in the atrium. Business attire is required.

The Book Awards celebrate outstanding academic and service achievement. Detroit Mercy Law presents the Book Awards to students who have ranked first in a law school course in the preceding year or who have provided exceptional service to the school. Students on the Dean’s Honor List are also acknowledged.  


Law Review Centennial Symposium - Room 226

Friday, March 4, 2016 - 8:30 am

The Law Review will host a symposium on March 4, 2016, in celebration of its centennial year. The symposium will feature legal professionals and scholars from the City of Detroit and across the country to discuss legal issues confronted throughout Detroit's history, today, and issues that may arise in the future. Confirmed speakers include Detroit's Deputy Mayor Ike McKinnon; Chief Judge of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of MI Gerald Rosen; and Chair of the Board of Directors of the Detroit Institute of Arts Gene Gargaro ('67).

Press Release>>

Law Review Centennial Symposium Speakers>>

Register Online for the Symposium>> 


McElroy Lecture on Law and Religion - Detroit Mercy Law Campus

Wednesday, March 16, 2016 - 5:00 pm

Our annual McElroy Lecture provides a forum for prominent thinkers and leaders to address fundamental issues of law and religion. This year's lecturer is Professor Kent Greenawalt of Columbia Law School addressing religious exemptions in same-sex marriages. Professor Greenawalt will be joined by commentators Andrew Koppelman of Northwestern University and Michael Moreland of Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law and University of Notre Dame Law School.

The lecture will be held on Wednesday, March 16, from 5:00 – 6:00 pm in room 226, followed by a complimentary reception in the atrium.

Event Details>>

Register Online for McElroy Lecture>>

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