Community News

Read about campus events, and meet the people doing extraordinary work at New York Law School.

11/10/18  •   NYLS Earns Top Scores in Business Law, Family Law, Tax Law, and Legal Technology From “preLaw” Magazine

10/24/18  •  Five Things to Know About Requesting a Letter of Recommendation

09/07/18  •  Five Things to Know About Writing a Powerful Personal Statement

09/04/18  •  NYLS Earns High Scores in Criminal Law and Public Interest Law

08/28/18  •  Faculty and Alumni in the News 

08/10/18  •  NYLS Wins Recognition for Supporting Diversity in the Legal Profession

08/07/18  •  NYLS Team Journeys Upstate to Assist Detained Immigrants

08/06/18  •  NYLS Hosts Northeast Job Fair for the National Black Law Students Association

07/25/18  •  NYLS’s Immigration Law Leadership

07/17/18  •  NYLS Leaders Present at the 2018 NALP Conference

06/20/18  •  On World Refugee Day 2018, Listen to a Podcast With Professor Claire R. Thomas ’11

06/06/18  •  NYLS’s 126th Commencement Celebrates Public Service, the Rule of Law, and Lawyers’ Critical Work Around the World

05/23/18  •  NYLS Prepares to Celebrate Its 126th Commencement

04/02/18  •  NYLS Earns New Accolades from “preLaw” Magazine

03/27/18  •  NYLS Hosts Internet Law Scholars From Around the World

03/01/18  •  NYLS Celebrates 2018 Diversity Champions

02/08/18  •  Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Reflects on Her Life and Legacy

02/02/18  •  NYLS Prepares to Welcome Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

02/02/18  •  Post-Conviction Innocence Clinic Helps Client Secure Parole

01/30/18  •  NYLS Hosts Free Clinics for 9/11 Survivors and Responders

01/26/18  •  This Month at NYLS: February 2018

01/26/18  •  Northeast Black Law Students Association Honors NYLS’s Aisha Joseph

01/16/18  •  NYLS Honors Martin Luther King Jr. Day With Service Project

12/08/17  •  NYLS to Host National Conference on Sexual Harassment in the Government Workplace

12/08/17  •  Swati Parikh Honored for Public Interest Career Advising

10/05/17  •  The New York State Constitutional Convention: Process and Possibilities

09/22/17  •  NYLS Response to Recent Natural Disasters

08/30/17  •  NYLS Supports Texas and Louisiana

06/20/17  •  Safe Passage Project Interns Voice Their Support for Young Immigrants

06/16/17  •  NYLS Hosts Ethics Scholars from Around the Country

05/26/17  •  Commencement 2017: Media Highlights

04/25/17  •  Impact Center Symposium Draws Leaders on School Equity Issues 

04/19/17  •  NYLS Clinic Files Amicus Brief in High-Profile Immigrant Youth Detention Case

03/21/17  •  Law School Gears Up to Host 41st Annual Wagner Competition 

03/10/17  •  Law School Honors 2017 Diversity Champions 

03/08/17  •  School’s Racial Justice Project Authors Influential Amicus Brief in Supreme Court Case

03/06/17  •  New York Law School Community Responds to the Trump Administration’s Latest Actions 

02/27/17  •  Conference Explores How Girls and Boys Experience the Juvenile Justice System  

02/17/17  •  New York Law School Explores the “Things” in the Internet of Things

02/08/17  •  Trustee Updates | Steven E. Pegalis ’65 and James D. Zirin

02/03/17  •  New York Law School Dives into an Unprecedented Immigration Law Challenge

11/30/18  •  Professor Rebecca Roiphe Appears on CBS News

11/14/18  •  Professor Lenni Benson Takes Her New Book, “Protecting Migrant Children,” to Audiences Near and Far

10/04/18  •  13 NYLS Professors Join Hundreds of Other Female Law Professors in Public Letter to Senate

09/28/18  •  Professor Ari Waldman to Testify on Capitol Hill for a Second Time

09/17/18  •  Professor Nadine Strossen Keynotes Justice Department Forum on Free Speech in Higher Education

09/14/18  •  Professor F. Peter Phillips ’87 Wins Top Dispute Resolution Honor

09/11/18  •  In the News: Professor Jacob Sherkow on the High-Profile CRISPR Patent Case

08/30/18  •  The National Law Journal Spotlights Dean and Professor Emeritus James F. Simon’s New Book

08/22/18  •  Professor Rebecca Roiphe Explains Breaking Legal Developments on National TV

08/17/18  •  Professor Lenni Benson Co-Authors Letter Criticizing Immigration Court Quotas

07/26/18  •  In the News: Faculty Members on Ethics, Immigration, and Social Media Filtering

07/19/18  •  Professor Jacob Sherkow Named an Emerging Leader in Health and Medicine by the National Academy of Medicine

07/11/18  •  Professor Arthur S. Leonard Co-Authors Brief in Case on LGBT Prison Conditions

07/02/18  •  CNN Features NYLS’s Safe Passage Project and Professor Lenni Benson

06/12/18  •  Professor Lenni Benson Wins New York County Lawyers Association Award

06/11/18  •  Professor Nadine Strossen’s Book Tour Takes Her Across the Country

05/23/18  •  Professor Roiphe Discusses Prosecutorial Independence on National TV

05/22/18  •  Professor Roiphe Quoted in National Media on President Trump, the Department of Justice, and the FBI

05/17/18  •  NYLS Event for James F. Simon’s “Eisenhower vs. Warren” Airs on C-SPAN

05/04/18  •  Professor Nadine Strossen’s New Book Earns Praise and Makes Headlines

04/27/18  •  Professor Ari Waldman’s Capitol Testimony Makes News

04/24/18  •  Professor Ari Waldman to Testify on Capitol Hill

03/28/18  •  Professor Roiphe Co-Authors Op-Ed on President Trump and Prosecutorial Independence

03/09/18  •  Professor Lenni Benson Wins Award for Safe Passage Project Work

10/27/17  •  Professor Rebecca Roiphe Appointed AALS–ABA Liaison on Ethics

10/26/17  •  Top Privacy Scholars Share Their Works in Progress at NYLS

09/26/17  •  Two NYLS Professors Will Present at UPenn Law-STEM Forum

07/19/17  •  Five Lessons from the International Dispute Resolution “Boot Camp”

07/10/17  •  Insights from Professor Lenni Benson on the Flores Immigration Ruling

06/28/17  •  Q&A with Professor Doni Gewirtzman on the President’s Travel Ban

05/31/17  •  Four Longtime Professors Achieve Key Milestones

03/13/17  •  Professor Rebecca Roiphe and Legal Ethics 

02/27/17  •  Professor Andrew Scherer and the “Right to Counsel” in Eviction Cases

02/17/17  •  Professor Alan Appel ’76 on the New World of Tax Transparency

02/16/17  •  Professor Jacob Sherkow on the Ruling Over Who Owns a Powerful Gene-Editing Tool 

02/08/17  •  Faculty Commentary on the Trump Administration

12/10/18  •  Law Students Provide Counsel to Diverse New York City Nonprofits and Small Businesses in Rigorous New Clinic

12/06/18  •  Inspired by Her Father, Jenna D’Attilo 3L Advocates for Veterans

12/03/18  •  NYLS Places Second in ABA Regional Arbitration Competition

12/03/18  •  Chris Fernandez 4L Balances Work and School While Looking Ahead to a Career in Litigation

11/27/18  •  American Constitution Society Spotlights Dennis Futoryan 3L

11/20/18  •  Kiran Bal 2L Will Compete in the Miss New York Pageant

10/29/18  •  Marlene Valadez 2L Named to Bar Association Leadership Role

08/10/18  •  Sophia Barclay Wins Fellowship for Her Work to Empower Women

08/03/18  •  NYLS Students Share Their Recommended Summer Reading

07/23/18  •  Mary Stewart-Holmes 2L Wins Equal Justice Works’ Public Interest Award

04/27/18  •  Evening Student Helps NYC Youth Prepare for Emergencies by Day

03/28/18  •  NYLS Places Second Nationally in Criminal Law Moot Court Competition

03/26/18  •  NYLS Event Showcases Three Award-Winning Competition Teams

03/09/18 •  The 42nd Annual Wagner Competition Is Underway at NYLS

02/08/18  •  NYLS Excels in National Moot Court Competition

11/21/17  •  NYLS Wins Regional Moot Court Competition, Advances to Nationals

11/15/17  •  NYLS Wins Statewide Student Arbitration Competition

08/21/17  •  Summer Internship Q&A: Nabeela Latif 2L

08/08/17  •  Summer Internship Q&A: Sophia Barclay 2L

07/27/17  •  Summer Internship Q&A: Anais Salazar 3L

07/20/17  •  Summer Internship Q&A: Sam Friedfeld 3L and Roxy Menhaji 3L

07/06/17  •  Summer Internship Q&A: Kimberly Kalik 3L

06/28/17  •  Summer Internship Q&A: Danielle Cipollina 2L and Stefano Perez 2L

05/19/17  •  Sophia Barclay 1L Wins Award from the Metropolitan Black Bar Association

05/09/17  •  Spotlight | After a Year-Long Deployment, Moving Ahead in Law School 

04/20/17  •  Spotlight | Pursuing Public Interest Law While Balancing a Demanding Day Job 

03/28/17  •  NYLS Shines in Student Competitions Near and Far

03/06/17  •  Sara Alpert 3L Wins Prestigious Family Law Writing Contest

02/23/17  •  New York Law School a Finalist in Major Moot Court Competition

02/23/17  •  NYLS Team Reaches Quarterfinals of International Mediation Competition 

10/22/18  •  Four Alumni Are Named to Billboard’s 2018 Top Music Lawyers List

10/15/18  •  Meet Our Honorees | Karen Artz Ash ’80

10/09/18  •  Meet Our Honorees | John D. McMahon ’76

10/03/18  •  Meet Our Honorees | Julie Muniz ’97

10/02/18  •  Alumni Abroad: Cynthia Claytor ’12

09/21/18  •  Meet Our Honorees | James Tricarico Jr. ’77

09/21/18  •  In a New Book, International Lawyer Edward Chukwuemeke Okeke ’97 Provides Key Guidance on Privileges and Immunities

09/18/18  •  NYLS Alumni Reunion Preview: Alumni Pen Past Memories and Make Way for New

09/07/18  •  NYLS Grads Are Strongly Represented Among the City Law Department’s Newest Hires

08/29/18  •  Entertainment Lawyer Julian Cordero ’14 Works on Hit Album

08/21/18  •  Shambree Bonner ’18 Wins Prestigious Real Estate Scholarship

08/16/18  •  Kris Ferranti ’09 Named a Law360 “Rising Star” for Work on Record-Breaking Real Estate Deals

08/08/18  •  NYLS Team Journeys Upstate to Assist Detained Immigrants

07/03/18  •  Dominican Bar Association’s Board of Directors Includes Four Alumni

06/21/18  •  Niyati Sangani ’17 Wins New York State Bar Association Writing Award

04/16/18  •  NYLS’s Oldest Living Graduate Makes Headlines

02/08/18  •  Alumni Spotlight: Adena Altman ’13

01/26/18  •  Alumni Spotlight: Sylvia Pérez ’14

01/09/18  •  Alumni Spotlight: Mercedes Hobson ’13

11/27/17  •  Alumni Spotlight: Nicole Mozee ’16

11/21/17  •  Camille Mackler ’06 Helps Preserve DACA Renewals Delayed in the Mail

11/10/17  •  Alumni Spotlight: Anthony Fong ’14

10/25/17  •  Alumni Spotlight: Molly Mauck ’16

10/16/17  •  Alumni Spotlight: Melissa Abraham ’17

07/30/17  •  Three Alumni Make Billboard’s 2017 Top Music Lawyers List

03/28/17  •  Caitlin Dance ’16 Wins New York State Bar Association Writing Competition 

03/15/17  •  How Alumni Benefit from Staying in Touch with Law School Career Services