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Detroit Mercy Law celebrates 109th Annual Red Mass. University of Detroit Mercy School of Law hosted the 109th Annual Red Mass on September 21, 2021, at Ss. Peter and Paul Jesuit Church. Due to COVID-19 safety precautions, the Mass was live streamed to Facebook with limited attendance in the church. This was the second year the Red Mass was

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Welcome to Detroit Mercy Law

(5 days ago) Welcome to Detroit Mercy Law. School of Law. Admissions. For 109 years, Detroit Mercy Law has been educating the complete lawyer. Detroit Mercy Law is a leader in preparing students for the practice of law. At Detroit Mercy Law, you will find a law school that offers: A Strategic Location in Downtown Detroit. Expanded Career Opportunities.

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Programs of Legal Education

(2 days ago) The law schools are located just four miles apart from each other, which allows for an integrated course of study at both law schools. As a student in the program, you will attend class on both sides of an international border at both law schools, often on the same day. You will experience two different legal cultures.

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Welcome to the Incoming Class of 2021 University of

(3 days ago) Detroit Mercy Law is committed to ensuring you receive an exceptional legal education and law school experience. The faculty approved some guiding principles that will govern this fall’s schedule, and we wanted to share them with you. DRAFT- Fall 2021 Schedule. We will offer opportunities for some in-person classes.

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University of Detroit Mercy School of Law Student …

(9 days ago) Law curriculum that begins in the first year, and Detroit Mercy Law’s legal writing program presents material in a meaningful way that will be relevant in the workplace. Detroit Mercy Law teaches research and writing in the context of solving legal problems. Students learn to research, analyze, write, and create documents necessary to the

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History of the Law Review

(5 days ago) This student-led organization through Detroit Mercy Law publishes four issues a year and hosts an annual symposium to discuss topics of developing legal significance and scholarly debate. The Law Review strives to provide opportunities for its members to improve their research, writing, and analytical skills, as well as develop a greater sense of the culture of the legal profession.

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Social Justice University of Detroit Mercy

(1 days ago) Detroit Mercy Law, inspired by the Jesuit and Mercy traditions, educates lawyers who are committed to the pursuit of justice, service to others, and the highest standards of the legal profession. You help people throughout your law school experience—starting in your first year. In 2019-2020, our students provided 30,000+ hours of pro bono legal services to residents of …

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Recent Faculty Publications University of Detroit Mercy

(1 days ago) Jelani Jefferson Exum Dean & Philip J. McElroy Professor of Law. That's Enough Punishment: Situating Defunding the Police Within Antiracist Sentencing Reform, 48 Fordham Urban Law Journal 625 (2021) (with Jalila Jefferson-Bullock). Reconstruction Sentencing: Imagining Drug Sentencing in the Aftermath of the War on Drugs, Am. Crim L. Rev (Georgetown) 1685 (2021) …

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Detroit Mercy Law Print Journal

(1 days ago) Employment Law – Rights and Liabilities as to Third Parties Employer Not Vicariously Liable for Rape of Female Security Guard by Employee when the Rape was not Foreseeable to the Employer Due to the Employee’s Lack of Criminal Record or Past Criminal Behavior, Brown v. Brown, 739 N.W.2d 313 (Mich. 2007).

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Canadian & American Dual JD

(8 days ago) Earn a JD from both Detroit Mercy Law and Windsor Law. As a student in the Dual JD program, you will experience two different legal cultures, often on the same day. The Dual JD program, founded in 1983, is a collaboration between Detroit Mercy Law and Windsor Law . The Dual JD program is a rigorous course of study. Course content is substantial.

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Building Portraits

(4 days ago) Artist: Unknown. Gift of Judge William J. Giovan. Dean Hosmer was the first dean of University of Detroit School of Law from 1912-1921. Dean Hosmer received his undergraduate degree from the University of Michigan, read for the bar at Griffin and Dickinson, wand …

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Detroit Mercy Law Dean's Fellows

(2 days ago) School of Law. Admissions. Detroit Mercy Law Dean's Fellows. Andrew is a published mechanical engineer who plans to combine his interests in engineering, technology, and law by pursuing a career in patent law. Mark holds a BSE in Chemical Engineering with a concentration in Biopharmaceutical Engineering from the University of Michigan.

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Events and Calendars

(9 days ago) Events. Detroit Mercy Law hosts numerous educational and social events throughout the year for prospective and current students, alumni and friends, legal scholars, and community members. We invite you to view our calendars, register to attend upcoming events, and view videos from past events below. Please note that at this time, all events are

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Law Review Members

(5 days ago) This student-led organization through Detroit Mercy Law publishes four issues a year and hosts an annual symposium to discuss topics of developing legal significance and scholarly debate. The Law Review strives to provide opportunities for its members to improve their research, writing, and analytical skills, as well as develop a greater sense of the culture of the legal profession.

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Tuition & Cost of Attendance

(7 days ago) Law students should have access to a computer with a camera and microphone to participate in video conferencing, if necessary. Law students may increase their budget for up to $2,500 for a one-time purchase of a computer and printer. Students are required to submit a copy of their receipt with the Financial Aid Re-Evaluation form.

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ORIENTATION 2020

(2 days ago) We partnered with Harvard Law School to provide incoming Detroit Mercy Law students access to their Zero-L online course. Zero-L is designed to ensure all incoming students, whatever their backgrounds and previous areas of study, start with foundational legal knowledge that enables them to thrive in law school.

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Full-Time Faculty

(9 days ago) Detroit Mercy Law continues to monitor the COVID-19 situation. Visit our COVID-19 webpage. 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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Law Firm Program

(7 days ago) The Law Firm Program is a series of classes that simulate practice experience through work assignments, feedback, and professional skills development that new lawyers experience at law firms, government agencies, non-profit organizations, and corporate legal departments. Each Law Firm Program course focuses on a specific area of law.

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Cost of Attendance University of Detroit Mercy

(Just Now) Tuition is charged at a fixed per credit rate regardless of the number of credits. For the 2021-22 school year, the tuition rate is $1,493 per credit.. During the first year of law school students elect to study one of three different pathways to completing their degree: Full-Time (30 credits), Part-Time (24 credits), or Extended Part-Time (18 credits); the direct expenses are based on these

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Summer Study & Study Abroad

(7 days ago) A student with an IOP loan signs the IOP Promissory Note with Detroit Mercy Law. Upon successful completion of all IOP courses (2.2/Pass), transfer of credits, and registration for the Fall semester, the student's IOP loan is forgiven. For more information, please contact Jessica Rouser, Assistant Director of Law Financial Aid.

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Study Spaces University of Detroit Mercy

(Just Now) Study Spaces. Open seating is available throughout the library. Talking is permitted on the ground floor and 1st floor. The 2nd and 3rd floors are quiet spaces. Study rooms are located on floors 2 and 3 of the library. Students wishing to reserve a room must book through LibCal. A maximum of five hours per day may be reserved, up to one day in

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Diversity & Inclusion

(6 days ago) Detroit Mercy Law is committed to enhancing the legal profession and advancing justice through our commitment to diversity and inclusion. We are proud of our heritage of enrolling racial and ethnic minorities, women, and people of various religious affiliations in our earliest classes.

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Apply Now University of Detroit Mercy

(2 days ago) Detroit Mercy Law accepts applications to transfer for the fall and spring academic semesters from applicants who have completed the first full year of law school (24-30 credits) and are in good standing at a fully accredited ABA law school. Transfer applicants follow the JD program application procedures.

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Detroit Mercy Law celebrates 109th Annual Red Mass

(1 days ago) September 24, 2021. University of Detroit Mercy School of Law hosted the 109th Annual Red Mass on September 21, 2021, at Ss. Peter and Paul Jesuit Church. Due to COVID-19 safety precautions, the Mass was live streamed to Facebook with limited attendance in the church. This was the second year the Red Mass was celebrated virtually.

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Admissions FAQ University of Detroit Mercy

(8 days ago) Detroit Mercy Law welcomes applications from all qualified candidates who seek a legal education. Our Admissions Committee carefully evaluates each applicant’s file and considers a variety of factors in making admissions decisions, including academic achievement, LSAT score(s), writing and analytical skills, leadership, work experience, and community service.

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Construction Law Society University of Detroit Mercy

(3 days ago) Detroit Mercy Law's Construction Law Society's mission is to provide an opportunity for students and faculty interested in construction law to further their knowledge in this field both from an American and Canadian context. The goal is to have both legal experts and industry professionals discuss various areas from on embarking in a career in

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Faculty Media Expert Directory University of Detroit Mercy

(3 days ago) J. Richard Broughton, Dean for Academic Affairs & Professor of Law. [email protected] (313) 596-9845. Karen McDonald Henning, Associate Professor of Law. [email protected] (313) 596-0231. Jelani Jefferson Exum, Dean and Philip J. McElroy Professor of Law. [email protected] (313) 596-0219.

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Hands-On Lawyering from Day One

(5 days ago) Our nationally recognized Law Firm Program (LFP) is a series of courses that simulate real-world practice experience. The focus is not on reading a textbook or taking exams. Instead, students gain hands-on experience in a specific area of law of their choice.

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Philip J. McElroy Scholarship Recipients

(7 days ago) William holds a BA in Political Science from the University of Michigan. He is a graduate of Detroit Catholic Central High School. He is pursuing a law degree at Detroit Mercy Law to develop critical thinking and complex analysis skills, as well as a strong moral and ethical background, as he works toward his career goal of serving as an FBI agent.

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Scholarships for Incoming Students

(9 days ago) The Philip J. McElroy Scholarship is awarded to an incoming law student in honor of the late distinguished graduate’s lifelong commitment to education. Mr. McElroy received four degrees from University of Detroit Mercy, including his law degree in 1932. His commitment to education for himself and others was long and steadfast: he was a tutor

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University of Detroit Mercy

(1 days ago) City Year National Service Scholars Program. Detroit Mercy Law is proud to partner with City Year Corps, a national organization committed to serving Detroit area schools, in establishing the City Year National Service Scholarship Program.. Detroit Mercy Law offers the following benefits to City Year AmeriCorps members, alumni and staff who are accepted: 25% tuition …

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Campaign Giving Opportunities

(1 days ago) Campaign Giving Opportunities. Your gift to Detroit Mercy Law matters. Charitable gifts are needed more than ever and make a real difference for our students. Detroit Mercy Law is focused on increasing scholarships, restoring the Courtyard, and expanding the services we provide through our clinics. Together, these projects will attract and

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Strategic Location

(5 days ago) Alumni work for the judiciary, government, businesses, law firms, and public defender offices. Some positions held by alumni include: Judge, Michigan Court of Appeals Assistant US Attorney, US Department of Justice Partner, Warner Norcross & Judd LLP Intellectual Property Attorney, Gardner Linn Senior Counsel, Meijer Real Estate Project Manager, iEducation Group

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About Detroit Mercy Law University of Detroit Mercy

(3 days ago) About Detroit Mercy Law. For more than a century, University of Detroit Mercy School of Law has educated lawyers who lead with a commitment to the pursuit of justice, service to others and the highest standards of the legal profession. With a mission rooted in Jesuit and Mercy traditions, Detroit Mercy Law provides an intellectually rigorous

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DETROIT MERCY, UNIVERSITY OF

(7 days ago) based on law school academic performance other than failure to maintain good academic standing. Therefore, the school does not complete a 'conditional scholarship retention chart.' Academic Attrition 2019-2020 JD1 JD2 JD3 JD4 UL T M W O % T M W O T M W O T M W O % Hispanics of any race 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0

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Governing Bodies: Bodily Autonomy and the Law

(1 days ago) Mercy Law Review. Also, please include a current CV or resume. Decisions will be emailed on or before Monday, November 7, 2021. The final completed manuscripts must be submitted by Friday, March 11, 2022, for editing to commence by the Law Review staff.

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Detroit Mercy Law Students Complete Externships in Circuit

(6 days ago) Over the summer, Detroit Mercy Law Students completed externships in judge’s chambers in Circuit Courts. “I learned countless lessons while participating in my externship, including what the judicial decision-making process entails, how to research effectively, and how criminal law issues can be extremely complex.

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