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Detroit Mercy Law continues to monitor the COVID-19 situation.  Visit our COVID-19 webpage  

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Detroit Mercy Law has created a COVID-19 Law Student Emergency Fund to provide financial support to law students who are facing unforeseeable COVID-19 related financial hardship.  Click here to make your contribution. 

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Upcoming Virtual Events

Virtual Law Review Symposium
Friday, March 5, 12:00 p.m. – 6:15 p.m. EST, via Zoom 
2021 Law Review Symposium: Pandemic: From Disparity to Equity.
The Detroit Mercy Law Review welcomes scholars, legal professionals, and community leaders from across the country to discuss issues at the heart of the COVID-19 pandemic. Panelists will examine the disparities among gender, education, healthcare, employment, and people and communities of color during this health crisis.  RSVP for the 2021 Law Review Symposium

Erin Go Law 
Tuesday, March 16, 5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. EST, via Zoom 
Detroit Mercy Law’s Alumni Association Board of Directors invites you to join judges, attorneys and law students for an evening of connection and conversation. Join us for a (hopefully one and only) virtual Erin Go Law.
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3rd Annual Dewitt C. Holbrook Social Justice Lecture:  Now or Never: Eradicating Structural Racism in the Government’s Pandemic Response
Monday, March 22, 5:00 p.m. ET, via Zoom
This lecture series provides prominent leaders in the legal profession a forum to address issues on law and policy related to social justice. This year’s lecture is presented by Professor Ruqaiijah Yearby of Saint Louis University School of Law and is titled “Now or Never: Eradicating Structural Racism in the Government’s Pandemic Response."  
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News

February 24, 2021

Dual 2L Featured in the Legal News

Kaamil Ali Khalfan, 2L in the Canadian & American Dual JD Program, was featured in the Legal News.

February 23, 2021

3L Awarded Scholarship for Excellence in Civil Procedure

Deja Davis, 3L, was awarded the 2021 Ralph M. Freeman Scholarship.

February 17, 2021

Dual 3L Featured in the Legal News

Perla Espinal, 3L in the Canadian & American Dual JD Program, was featured in the Legal News.