News UK College of Law
The Appalachian Law Caucus at the UK J. David Rosenberg College of Law recently collected supplies and monetary donations for communities affected by severe flooding in Eastern Kentucky. The caucus collected $2,200 in monetary gifts in just 36 hours. Students used the money to purchase cleaning supplies, non-perishable foods, hygiene items, and
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Current Students J David Rosenberg College of Law
(6 days ago) A majority of UK Rosenberg Law students are active in one or more student organizations all of which provide students with the opportunity for professional development, extra-curricular scholarship and competition, social activities, community service, and networking …
Course Catalog J David Rosenberg College of Law
(4 days ago) Law 831 Bioethical Issues in the Law. Credits: 2. Professor (s): The course will cover topics such as legal reasoning in bioethical situations, determination of death, issues in human reproduction, organ transplantation, genetic testing, clinical research with human subjects, and end-of-life decision-making.
Students UK College of Law
(6 days ago) University of Kentucky J. David Rosenberg College of Law second-year law student Kelly Daniel will serve as the first Black editor-in-chief of the college’s Kentucky Law Journal (KLJ) for the 2021-2022 academic year.. Daniel, a native of Boston, recalls one of her most memorable experiences in law school when, during her first year, she and other members of the Black Law Students Association
Faculty UK College of Law
(2 days ago) Jennifer Bird-Pollan, a tax law professor who joined the faculty in 2010, has been named associate dean of academic affairs for the University of Kentucky J. David Rosenberg College of Law, starting May 15. “Jennifer is committed to our academic program, our students and faculty success,” UK Rosenberg Law Dean Mary J. Davis said.
Student Bar Association UK College of Law
(7 days ago) The Student Bar Association is a group whose membership includes everyone in the student body! Like a student government for law school, this organization not only provides fun and social outlets for relaxation and networking, but also a forum to have your needs and concerns addressed as members of the UK Law Community.
Christopher W. Frost UK College of Law
(3 days ago) Following law school Professor Frost practiced bankruptcy and commercial law with the firm of Sidley & Austin in Chicago. He was on the faculty of the Saint Louis University School of Law from 1990 until 1998, and has been a visiting professor at the University Of Illinois College of Law and at the UK College of Law.
Michael Murray UK College of Law
(8 days ago) Michael Murray was appointed as an Assistant Professor of Legal Research and Writing in 2018. He was a Visiting Professor of Law in 2016-2017, when he taught Legal Writing, Professional Responsibility, and Advanced Legal Research and Writing at the College of Law. Professor Murray graduated from Loyola College in Maryland and from Columbia Law
Allison Connelly UK College of Law
(Just Now) UK Law's Allison Connelly is 2016 Duncan Teaching Award Recipient. November 18, 2016. Allison Connelly, Director of the Legal Clinic and James and Mary Lassiter Professor of Law, is the recipient of the 2016 Duncan Teaching Award at the University of Kentucky College of Law. Every year, a UK Law faculty member is recognized for excellence in
David A. Brennen UK College of Law
(9 days ago) David A. Brennen served as dean of the University of Kentucky College of Law from 2009 - 2020. He joined UK in 2009 from the University of Georgia School of Law where he was a professor since 2006 and from the Association of American Law Schools (AALS) …
Events UK College of Law
(1 days ago) The Women’s Law Caucus, a student organization at the UK J. David Rosenberg College of Law, held its annual spring reception on March 23, honoring Fayette District Court Judge Melissa Murphy, an alumna of the law school; Blanche Bong Cook, Roberg E. Harding Jr. associate professor of law; and second-year law student Sterling T. Crayton.
Externships J David Rosenberg College of Law
(8 days ago) COURSE DESCRIPTIONS (FROM COLLEGE OF LAW CATALOG) CHILD ADVOCACY TODAY EXTERNSHIP. The Child Advocacy Today Externship is a 2 credit hour pass/fail externship, requiring 100 hours of student work, that offers students the opportunity to develop their legal skills while providing free, quality representation to low-income pediatrics patients and their families.
Michael P. Healy UK College of Law
(9 days ago) Michael P. Healy is the Charles S. Cassis Professor of Law at the University of Kentucky College of Law. He began teaching at the College of Law in 1990 and teaches courses in Administrative Law, Environmental Law, International Environmental Law, Legislation, and Torts. He received his undergraduate degree cum laude in Chemistry from Williams
Joshua Douglas J David Rosenberg College of Law
(1 days ago) Professor Joshua A. Douglas teaches and researches election law and voting rights, civil procedure, constitutional law, and judicial decision making. He is the author of Vote for US: How to Take Back our Elections and Change the Future of Voting, a popular press book that provides hope and inspiration for a positive path forward on voting rights.
Blanche Cook J David Rosenberg College of Law
(9 days ago) Professor Blanche Bong Cook is the Robert E. Harding Jr. Associate Professor of Law. Before joining the University of Kentucky College of Law, she was a tenured Associate Professor at Wayne State University Law School in Detroit, Michigan. Professor Cook earned her B.A. from Vassar College and J.D. from the University of Michigan. Her primary areas of expertise are criminal law and procedure
Graduation Requirements J David Rosenberg College of Law
(9 days ago) A law school seminar. Federal Appellate Advocacy and Procedure* Advanced Legal Writing* The Law and Business of Intellectual Property Management. Supreme Court Decision-Making* Research Problems (Law 896) if the course is not taken in the student’s final semester and is so designated by the student and instructor.
Christopher Bradley J David Rosenberg College of Law
(6 days ago) In fall 2016, Christopher G. Bradley joined the College of Law as an Assistant Professor. In summer 2020, he was appointed Wyatt, Tarrant & Combs Associate Professor of Law. Professor Bradley’s research and teaching interests include commercial, business, consumer, and bankruptcy law.
UK Law by the Numbers UK College of Law
(6 days ago) The Kentucky Law Journal is the 10th oldest student run law review. 20+ Student run organizations  Employment data obtained by the ABA nationwide employment reporting deadline. Jobs funded by a graduate's law school/university are excluded.
Paul Salamanca J David Rosenberg College of Law
(1 days ago) Paul E. Salamanca graduated from Dartmouth College in 1983 and Boston College Law School in 1989, where he was a note editor for the Boston College Law Review and a member of the Order of the Coif. Professor Salamanca served as a law clerk to Judge David H. Souter of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit, and subsequently clerked for Justice Souter on the U.S. Supreme Court.
Roberta Harding J David Rosenberg College of Law
(2 days ago) New York native Roberta Harding received her Juris Doctorate from the Harvard Law School in 1986. Five years later she joined the College of Law faculty, becoming the College’s first female African-American professor as well as its first legacy professor. Her father, Robert E. Harding Jr., the second African-American to graduate from the College of Law, received his Juris Doctorate in 1957.
Frequently Asked Questions J David Rosenberg College of Law
(5 days ago) The law school also has several intramural sports teams. UK Rosenberg Law students also have access to the Johnson Center that is home to a running track, climbing wall, and state-of-the art fitness equipment. Keeneland Race Track is a popular destination …
UK Rosenberg Law Admissions Events UK College of Law
(9 days ago) UK Rosenberg Law Caturday Workshops The University of Kentucky J. David Rosenberg College of Law is excited to offer several virtual events this fall, the most exciting of which is our “Caturday Workshop Series,” which will take place on select Saturdays from 10am-Noon via Zoom.
Adjunct Faculty UK College of Law
(1 days ago) She is a 2009 graduate of the College of Law and also holds an MA in Diplomacy and International Commerce from UK’s Patterson School. She was previously in practice with the law firm of Gordon J. Dill, PSC, a firm devoted to general trial practice, including medical malpractice, employment litigation, domestic relations and criminal defense.
Legal Clinic J David Rosenberg College of Law
(9 days ago) The College of Law's Law Clinic, directed by Professor Allison Connelly, UK Law '83 and former Kentucky Public Advocate, opened across the street from the College of Law in 1997. Third-year students have the unique opportunity to advise, counsel and represent needy clients on …
Scott Bauries J David Rosenberg College of Law
(Just Now) Professor Scott R. Bauries is the Wyatt, Tarrant & Combs Professor of Law at the University of Kentucky. Prof. Bauries joined the UK Law faculty as an Assistant Professor in 2008 after working as an associate with McGuireWoods, LLP, where he practiced Labor & Employment Law, Higher Education Law, and Complex Commercial Litigation.
Active Student Organizations
(7 days ago) American Constitution Society on Law & Policy - The American Constitution Society for Law and Policy (ACS) promotes the vitality of the U.S. Constitution and the fundamental values it expresses: individual rights and liberties, genuine equality, access to justice, democracy and the rule of law. Appalachian Law Caucus Black Law Students Association - The goals of the UK Law Black Law Students
Jennifer Bird-Pollan J David Rosenberg College of Law
(7 days ago) Professor Bird-Pollan joined the faculty in 2010 and is now the Judge William T. Lafferty Professor of Law. She teaches Federal Income Tax, Estate & Gift Tax, International Tax, Partnership Tax, Corporate Tax, and a Seminar in Tax Policy. Professor Bird-Pollan’s research lies at the intersection of tax law and philosophy, specifically with regard to the taxation of wealth transfers and
Mary Davis J David Rosenberg College of Law
(7 days ago) Mary J. Davis has been on the UK Law faculty since 1991. She joined the faculty after six years of a products liability litigation defense practice for the law firms of Womble, Carlyle, Sandridge & Rice in Winston-Salem, North Carolina and McGuire, Woods, Battle, & Boothe in Richmond, Virginia.
Ramsi Woodcock J David Rosenberg College of Law
(1 days ago) Room 267 College of Law. Phone. (859) 257-1253. Email. [email protected] Bio. Expertise. Scholarship. Ramsi Woodcock is an expert on antitrust law, economics, and policy, with a particular focus on the consequences of the information age for the antitrust treatment of personalized pricing, dynamic pricing, and advertising.
Scholarships J David Rosenberg College of Law
(4 days ago) The ABA Legal Opportunity Scholarship Fund is intended to encourage racial and ethnic minority students to apply to law school and to provide financial assistance to these students. The Scholarship Fund will award $5,000.00 of financial assistance annually to each scholarship recipient attending an ABA-accredited law school.
2020 Standard 509 Information Report
(3 days ago) Months students may begin studying law August Months the Law school confers degrees December, May, August # of credit hours required to earn the JD 90 Curricular Offerings 2019-2020 2019-2020 Typical first-year section size, excluding Legal Research & Writing 48 Number of course titles,beyond the first year curricular,offered last year 100
Meet Jocelyn Lucero, KJEANRL’s 2021-2022
(6 days ago) Jocelyn Lucero is a third-year law student from Lexington, Kentucky. She is serving as the 2021-2022 editor-in-chief of the UK J. David Rosenberg College of Law’s Kentucky Journal of Equine, Agriculture & Natural Resources Law (KJEARNRL). Lucero has a B.A. in International Relations and Affairs as well as Spanish from Transylvania University.
Brian Frye J David Rosenberg College of Law
(7 days ago) Brian L. Frye joined the faculty of the College of Law in 2012. He teaches classes in civil procedure, intellectual property, copyright, and nonprofit organizations, as well as a seminar on law and popular culture. Previously, he was a Visiting Assistant Professor of Law at Hofstra University School of Law, and a litigation associate at Sullivan & Cromwell LLP.
Kentucky Law Journal to Host Symposium on The Racial
(8 days ago) The Kentucky Law Journal will hold its annual symposium from 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 22, in the G. Chad Perry III Grand Courtroom at the UK J. David Rosenberg College of Law. This year’s event is titled, “The Racial Wealth Gap,” and it will explore the legal and historical factors that have contributed to the current state of wealth disparity in the United States that
Melynda Price J David Rosenberg College of Law
(Just Now) Melynda Price is the William L. Matthews, Jr. Professor of Law and the John and Joan Gaines Professor of Humanities. Since 2018, she has been the Director of the Gaines Center for the Humanities. The Gaines Center is devoted to cultivating an appreciation of the humanities among students and faculty and embraces varied paths of knowledge.
Carolyn S. Bratt J David Rosenberg College of Law
(4 days ago) Professor Bratt is a magna cum laude, Order of the Coif, graduate of Syracuse University College of Law. Her undergraduate degree was earned at the State University of New York at Albany. Prior to joining the faculty at the University of Kentucky in 1975, she clerked for the Presiding Justice of the New York State Supreme Court Appellate Division.
JD/MBA J David Rosenberg College of Law
(3 days ago) To earn the JD and MBA degrees under the dual degree program, you must receive a total of 71 credit hours of work in the College of Law, and either 27 or 38 credit hours of work in the College of Business and Economics, depending upon whether you enroll in …
Outside Scholarships J David Rosenberg College of Law
(2 days ago) Outside Scholarships. The LMJ Scholarship is a diversity pipeline program that seeks to nurture the academic and professional careers of outstanding diverse law students. Over the past 16 years, the LMJ Scholarship program has provided over $3.8 Million to 215 students. The LMJ Scholarship program grants scholarships of $10,000 to students for
UK Rosenberg Law to Host its Second Daylong Breonna Taylor
(Just Now) The University of Kentucky J. David Rosenberg College of Law will host its second daylong Breonna Taylor Symposium on Saturday, Oct. 16, beginning at 9 a.m. in the G. Chad Perry III Grand Courtroom in the law building. Law professors, criminal justice scholars, judges, attorneys, journalists and activists will discuss the validity of the search warrant in the Breonna Taylor case.
Mary C. Noble J David Rosenberg College of Law
(1 days ago) Justice Mary C. Noble received her B.S. in English in 1971 and M.A. in Psychology in 1974, both from Austin Peay State University in Clarksville, TN. She earned her Juris Doctor degree from the University of Kentucky College of Law in 1981. Justice Noble began her legal career with Bryan and Fogle, in Mt. Sterling, KY. Thereafter, she started her own firm in Lexington, KY, practicing school
Richard H Underwood UK College of Law
(4 days ago) September 14, 2017. Richard H. Underwood, the Edward T. Breathitt Professor of Law at the University of Kentucky College of Law and winner of two Independent Publisher Book Awards and the 2016 Foreword Reviews INDIES Award (Bronze: True Crime), will release his new book, Gaslight Lawyers: Criminal Trials & Exploits in Gilded Age New York, at Joseph-Beth Booksellers on Sept. 19.
5th Annual Elder Law Conference J David Rosenberg
(8 days ago) The Conference will be held at The Campbell House and simultaneously livestreamed via Zoom for those attending remotely. For more information (including a detailed agenda) and a printable registration form, download a PDF of the 2021 Elder Law Conference brochure. If you have questions or wish to register by phone, please contact our office at 859-257-2921.