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Professor Nicholas Schroeck, Associate Dean of Experiential Education, was awarded the 2020 James T. Barnes, Sr. Memorial Faculty Scholar Award.

The ATJ Mid-Northern Michigan Expungement Project and Nicholas Schroeck, Associate Dean of Experiential Education, Rebecca Simkins Nowak, Director of Clinical Operations and Outreach, and Judge Michelle Rick ‘91, Adjunct Professor, received the 2020 State Bar of Michigan Kimberly M. Cahill Bar Leadership Award.

Detroit Mercy Law awards Adam M. Wenner '11 and John Clark '06 annual alumni awards.

Nicole Miller, 3L, was featured in the Legal News

Professor Nicholas Schroeck discusses the effects of the West Coast wildfires in Michigan on Stateside on Michigan Public Radio.

University of Detroit Mercy School of Law’s Federal Pro Se Legal Assistance Clinic was awarded the 2020 Ilene and Michael Shaw Public Service Award from the National Federal Bar Association.

Alumna Charity Dean '15 was chosen to be in the Crain's Detroit Class of 2020 40 Under 40.

Sarina Nezhadian, 2L in the Canadian & American Dual JD Program, discusses the impact of COVID-19 on law students in the article she wrote for The Lawyer's Daily, published by LexisNexis Canada.

Jennifer Fahrenholt, 2L in the Canadian & American Dual JD Program, discusses policies on menstrual products when writing U.S. bar exams in the article she wrote for The Lawyer's Daily, published by LexisNexis Canada.

University of Detroit Mercy School of Law students, administrators, and alumni came together to volunteer their time around Detroit before classes began on Friday, August 21, 2020.

Professor Nicholas Schroeck, Associate Dean of Experiential Education, discussed the current party platform positions about climate change on Detroit Today.

Erin Malone, 2L, was featured in the Legal News.

Ben Christensen, 2L, was featured in the Legal News.

Christian Ieraci, 2L, was featured in the Legal News.

Dean Phyllis L. Crocker was selected as a member of the “Women in the Law” Class of 2020 by Michigan Lawyers Weekly.

Anthony Cimini, 2L, was featured in the Legal News.

​Laura DeMarco, 2L in the Canadian & American Dual JD Program, was featured in the Legal News.

Kate Brink Harrison, Director of Career Services, wrote an article published in the June/July Issue of The Detroit Lawyer.

Rachel Selina, 3L, was featured in the Legal News.

Chase Yarber, 2L, was featured in the Legal News.

Maria Toma, 3L, co-authored an article that was recently published in the Michigan Business Law Journal.

Brooke Nosanchuk, 2L, was featured in the Legal News.

Aneal Seegobin, 2L in the Canadian & American Dual JD Program, discusses access to justice and the benefits of broader public engagement with the legal system in the article he wrote for The Lawyer's Daily, published by LexisNexis Canada.

Jennifer Fahrenheit, 2L in the Canadian & American Dual JD Program, was featured in the Legal News.

Livia Khemmoro, 3L, was featured in the Legal News.

Professor Nicholas Schroeck discusses the safety of dams in Oakland County, Michigan.

Mackenzie Clark, 2L, was featured in the Legal News.

Professor Richard Broughton spoke on Stateside on Michigan Public Radio about the death penalty in America.

Sarina Nezhadian, 2L in the Canadian & American Dual JD Program, discusses the effect of COVID-19 on inmates in the article she wrote for The Lawyer's Daily, published by LexisNexis Canada.

Matthew Chikaonda, 3L in the Canadian & American Dual JD Program, discusses the class action law suits brought against Bayer AG in the article he wrote for The Lawyer's Daily, published by LexisNexis Canada.

University of Detroit Mercy School of Law welcomes David C. Berry as Assistant Professor and Director of the International Intellectual Property Law Clinic.

Kay Wu, 2L in the Canadian & American Dual JD Program, discusses the use of contact tracing apps and COVID-19 in an article she wrote for The Lawyer's Daily, published by LexisNexis Canada.

University of Detroit Mercy School of Law awarded Nara Gonczigsuren the 2020 Voice for Justice Fellowship.

Detroit Mercy Law alumnus Brian Hartwell, '08, was appointed judge to the 43rd District Court in Hazel Park by Gov. Whitmer.

Dean Phyllis L. Crocker's statement on the tragedy in Minneapolis

Justin Prinstein '12 created International Stars Baseball Academy in the winter of 2012 to introduce Detroit children to baseball. But the lessons extend far beyond the playing field: the non-profit organization helps children by providing mentorship, extracurricular programming and a support system.

Professor Jelani Jefferson Exum spoke on WDET about police brutality and rising racial and social tension around the country.

Professor Michelle Richards discusses a recent public nuisance lawsuit filed against McDonald's about compliance with health guidance such as providing clean face masks.

Professor Nicholas Schroeck, Associate Dean of Experiential Education, discusses Enbridge Energy's recent permit application for a pipeline in the Straits of Mackinac.

University of Detroit Mercy School of Law and University of Windsor Faculty of Law hosted this year’s Canadian & American Dual JD Reception for Incoming Students via Zoom on May 21, 2020.

University of Detroit Mercy School of Law hosted this year’s Dean’s Reception for Incoming Students on May 19, 2020 via Zoom with 150 future students, faculty members, administrators, currents students, and alumni in attendance.

Lauren Parrottino, 3L, was selected to be on the Editorial Board for the symposium edition of the Harvard Journal of Law and Public Policy.

Kristi Hettenbach, 1L, was featured in the Legal News.

Nicholas Schroeck, Associate Dean of Experiential Education, discusses the potential connection between air pollution and COVID-19 death rates on WDET.

Chandler Dorris, 3L, is a recipient of the 2020 Scholarship for Academic Excellence in Corporate and Business Classes from the Michigan Chapter of the Association of Corporate Council (ACC).

Professor Alexander Vernon, Director of the Immigration Law Clinic, spoke on a panel hosted by the Ignatian Solidarity Network discussing the reality for migrants in America during COVID-19.

Todd Craven, 1L, is featured in the Legal News.

Sigma Khan, 1L in the Canadian & American Dual JD Program, wrote about her experience with virtual mooting for The Lawyer's Daily, published by LexisNexis Canada.

Ayat Nizam, 2L in the Canadian & American Dual JD program, was elected as the National Chair of the American Bar Association Law Student Division.

Adjunct Professor, David Campbell, '04, alumnus of the Canadian & American Dual JD program, filed the first COVID-19 related price gouging lawsuit in Canada on behalf of 3M.