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Rapoport Center Announces 2013-14 Human Rights Scholars

The Bernard and Audre Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice at The University of Texas School of Law has named three law students as Rapoport Center Human Rights Scholars for the 2013–14 school year. Kallie Dale-Ramos, Catherine Wagner and Kyle Shen were selected by a committee of international law faculty on the basis of […]


From right to left, Thad T. Hutcheson 1L Moot Court Competition Champion Michael Kelso, Kelso's legal writing instructor Wayne Schiess, Hutcheson Competition finalist Courtney Johnson, and Johnson's legal writing instructor, Stacy Rogers Sharp.

Outstanding first-year advocates recognized at annual Hutcheson Moot Court Championship

On April 23, 2012, the Law School hosted the final round of the 2012 Thad T. Hutcheson 1L Moot Court Competition in the Eidman Courtroom. Finalists Michael Kelso and Courtney Johnson argued before a venerable panel of jurists.


UT Law wins regional championship at ABA’s National Appellate Advocacy Competition

UT law students, competing among thirty-two teams in the American Bar Association’s annual National Appellate Advocacy Competition, won a regional championship, paving the way to vie for a national title in Chicago in April. The ABA’s moot court competition is the biggest in the nation, involving nearly two hundred teams from law schools across the nation. The Law School’s team will be one of twenty-four teams advancing.


The Power of Advocacy

The Law School’s Advocacy Program celebrates twenty-five years of winning and adapts to a changing legal environment.