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Q&A with WLSO Presidents Thayer Case and Madeline Morcelle

Madelin Morcelle '15 and Thayer Case '15

Part of our ongoing series of Q&As with student leaders, Thayer Case and Madeline Morcelle, co-presidents of the Women Law Students Organization, discuss the importance of participating in activities outside the classroom and what WLSO has planned for the coming year.

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Hon. Robert Payne '63, '67L and W&L Law Dean Named Leaders in the Law

Dean Nora Demleitner

The Hon. Robert E Payne '63, '67L, Senior Judge from the Eastern District of Virginia, and Washington and Lee School of Law Dean Nora Demleitner were honored as "Leaders in the Law" on Oct. 23 by Virginia Lawyers Weekly.

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James W. Jennings Jr. '65, '72L Receives 2014 Excellence in Civil Litigation Award

James Jennings

During this year's annual meeting of the Virginia Association of Defense Attorneys, James W. Jennings Jr., a principal at Woods Rogers in Roanoke, Virginia, received the 2014 Excellence in Civil Litigation Award.

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W&L Law Student Newspaper Wins Top ABA Award for Second Straight Year

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For the second year in a row The Law News, student newspaper at Washington and Lee University School of Law, has won the award for the finest law school newspaper in the country.

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W&L Law Review Named Top 10 Journal by Article Submission Service ExpressO

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The Law Review placed 6th on the list of top 100 most popular law reviews chosen by authors using ExpressO and has capitalized on this ranking with the launch of a new website that greatly expands the journal's digital offerings.

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Trustee Jack Vardaman ‘62, Law Council Secretary Darlene Moore Honored by W&L Law

Honorees Jack Vardaman and Darlene Moore

Jack Vardaman '62, an emeritus member of the Washington and Lee Board of Trustees, was inducted recently as an honorary member of the Washington and Lee Chapter of Order of the Coif.

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W&L Law Student Lara Gass ‘14L Honored by Friends and Family during Philadelphia Half-Marathon

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Classmates of Washington and Lee law student Lara Gass, a member of the Law Class of 2014 who died in a car accident earlier this year, joined other friends and family in Philadelphia last Sunday to run a half marathon in her honor.

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Annual German Law in Context Seminar to Examine German-American Relations in the Wake of the NSA-Scandal

Dr. Konstantin von Notz

The 2014 German Law in Context program, now in its sixth year, will explore the German legal framework for privacy and intelligence gathering in the wake of the NSA spying scandal.

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Nathaniel Deutsch, Co-director of Center for Jewish Studies, to Lecture at W&L

Nathaniel Deutsch

Nathaniel Deutsch, professor of history at the University of California, Santa Cruz, where he is also co-director of the Center for Jewish Studies, will give a lecture at Washington and Lee University on Monday, Sept. 22, at 5 p.m. in Sydney Lewis Hall, classroom B.

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W&L Law's Josh Fairfield on Virtual Currency and the Digital Wallet Revolution

Prof. Joshua Fairfield

Washington and Lee law professor Joshua Fairfield addresses the implications of Apple Pay and digital wallet payment systems in a commentary in the New York Times.

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