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November 10, 2016

E. Barrett Prettyman Jr. '53, Lawyer at Center of Celebrated Cases, Dies at 91 (The Washington Post) More

October 25, 2016

Doug Bacon ‘00 Joins Kirkland & Ellis as Corporate Partner (Oil & Gas Financial Journal) More

October 25, 2016

Kraig Powell ‘95 Appointed to 4th District Court in Utah ( More

October 21, 2016

R. Brian McLaughlin ‘81 Nominated for Bench (New Jersey Journal) More

October 20, 2016

Jeannette Theriot Knoll ‘95 Celebrates Last Day on Bench (KLFY) More

October 18, 2016

Deborah Gramiccioni '97 Nominated for Bench in New Jersey (New Jersey Law Journal) More

October 13, 2016

In Memoriam: Stephen Winston Bricker ‘73, Advocate for Others (Richmond Times-Dispatch) More

October 12, 2016

Todd Wagner ‘86 Shares How He Became A Billionaire (Celebrity Net Worth)

October 12, 2016

Influencers: Jonathan Waldrop '00 Links Complex Worlds of Tech and Law (Ebony) More

October 11, 2016

Peter Vincent ‘95 Says We Should Welcome Syrians to U.S. (San Francisco Chronicle) More

October 11, 2016

Janet Napolitano ‘83 Says Its Time for Free Speech on Campus Again (The Boston Globe) More

October 11, 2016

Elizabeth Canter ‘08 Makes Partner at Covington & Burling (Bloomberg) More

October 11, 2016

Thomas Farrell ‘79 Will Co-Chair New Bicentennial Commission (UVA Today) More

October 11, 2016

Mariners' Museum Names Howard H. Hoege III ‘02 New President, CEO (Daily Press) More

October 11, 2016

R.K. Ramazani S.J.D. '54: U.S. ‘Dean of Iranian Foreign Policy Studies’ Dead at 88 (C-Ville) More

October 11, 2016

In Memoriam: Renowned Iranian Scholar Ruhi Ramazani S.J.D. '54 (UVA Today) More

September 28, 2016

Judge John A. Gibney Jr. ‘76 Finds Sailors Wrongfully Convicted (The Associated Press) More

September 26, 2016

Mary Beth Keller '87 Named New Chief Immigration Judge (LexisNexis) More

September 22, 2016

David E. Patton ‘99 Representing Ahmad Khan Rahami (The Wall Street Journal) More

September 15, 2016

Jaunt Names Hearst Ventures President George Kliavkoff '93 as CEO (The Hollywood Reporter) More

September 12, 2016

Andrew Gladin '00, a Romanian Immigrant, Became a Top US Legal Adviser to Banks (The Wall Street Journal) More

September 12, 2016

Remembering Collins J. Seitz '40, Delaware's Greatest Judge (The News Journal) More

September 9, 2016

U.S. District Judge Carlton Reeves '89 Rules Confederate Emblem Unconstitutional (Huffington Post) More

September 7, 2016

Amy Woolard '08 on Juvenile Criminal Justice Changes (WVTF) More

September 7, 2016

Who Owns the Air? Thatcher Stone '82 on FAA's New Drone Regs (PBS) More

August 24, 2016

Janet Napolitano '83: Risk, Resolve, and Running a Major University System (The Atlantic) More

August 24, 2016

Turn Your Passion Into A Career, Like New York Times Puzzle Editor Will Shortz '77 (Forbes) More

August 17, 2016

Heather Axford '07 on Working with Immigrants Seeking Assylum from Organized Crime (The New Yorker) More

August 17, 2016

Tom Donilon ‘85 Named to Clinton-Kaine Transition Team (USA Today) More

August 12, 2016

Christine Tschiderer ‘12 Helped Represent Pregnant Client in Victory Against Chipotle (The Washington Post) More

August 8, 2016

Emily Renzelli ‘12 Makes ABA's 40 Young Lawyers List (ABA) More

August 8, 2016

Michael McCann ‘02 Tells Aspiring Sports Lawyer About Career (the aspiring sports lawyer) More

July 26, 2016

How Adrienne Penta '03 Uses Her Law Degree And Legal Experience To Support Women's Wealth (Above the Law) More

July 26, 2016

Mort Caplin ‘40: The Real 'Most Interesting Man In The World' Celebrates 100th Birthday (Bisnow) More

July 26, 2016

The Rise and Fall of El Chapo," Featuring Peter Vincent '95 (History) More

July 21, 2016

Q&A with Raquel Whiting Gilmer ‘99 (Baltimore Magazine) More

July 21, 2016

Court of Appeals Judge Herbert Phipps JLLM ‘04 to Retire ( More

July 21, 2016

Sarang Damle '05 Named General Counsel at U.S. Copyright Office ( More

July 21, 2016

6 Things You Didn't Know about Laura Ingraham '91, RNC Speaker (CBS Local) More

July 14, 2016

Sandra Hebert '99 Named Deputy Criminal Chief of Rhode Island U.S. Attorney's Office (Providence Journal) More

July 8, 2016

"Mortimer Caplin '40: This 100-Year-Old Public Servant is from a Time When Americans Still Believed in Government" (The Washington Post) More

July 5, 2016

Jeree Thomas '11 Wins Youth Justice Emerging Leader Award (National Juvenile Justice Network) More

June 28, 2016

Carlton Reeves ‘89: Mississippi Law Creates Inequality for Gay Marriage More

June 28, 2016

Peter Vincent '95 Discusses Colombia Cease Fire Deal (CCTV) More

June 28, 2016

The Puzzlemaster and the Prodigy, Featuring Will Shortz ‘77 (ESPN) More

June 27, 2016

Ryan Appoints Ernest Ballou Jr. '83 as One of Two Top House Attorneys (Roll Call) More

June 21, 2016

Nathalie Gilfoyle '74, APA’s General Counsel, Retires (American Psychological Association) More

June 20, 2016

Sen. Angus King '69 On How 2016 Is Different From Other Presidential Campaigns (NPR) More

June 17, 2016

New CEO of Major Anti-Poverty Nonprofit, Maurice Jones '92, Started Life on a Virginia Tobacco Farm (The Huffington Post) More

June 14, 2016

Former Top U.S. Military Lawyer, Richard Gross ‘93, Named Senior Fellow (Columbia Law School) More

June 13, 2016

Mortimer Caplin '40, On The Brink Of 100, Looks Back On D-Day Service (NPR) More

June 9, 2016

Jim Ryan '92 Tells Story of Being Reunited with His Birth Mother (YouTube/ Harvard University) More

June 9, 2016

Leading Questions: A Chat with PETA Lawyer Jeff Kerr '87 (The Wall Street Journal) More

June 2, 2016

Q&A with TechFreedom President Berin Szoka ‘04 (Bloomberg BNA) More

June 1, 2016

New State Bar of Texas President Frank Stevenson ‘80 Discusses Advancing Opportunity (Texas Bar Journal) More

June 1, 2016

Q&A: 99-Year-Old Former IRS Commissioner Mortimer Caplin '40 on Life and Taxes (Wall Street Journal) More

May 31, 2016

SEIA Appoints Tom Kimbis '97 Interim President (Solar Industry) More

May 27, 2016

Katten Names Roger Furey ‘83 New Chairman (Crain's Chicago Business) More

May 24, 2016

Civil Rights Leader Elaine R. Jones ‘70 Urges Law School Graduates to Embrace Excellence and Broaden Horizons (Suffolk University Boston) More

May 20, 2016

Stratford Hall Names John Bacon ‘83 New President (The Free Lance-Star) More

May 20, 2016

Colonial Williamsburg Hires Mark Hileman '82 as General Counsel (Virginia Business) More

May 18, 2016

Ted Kennedy '59 One of the ‘Great Architects’ of Peace in the North (The Irish Times) More

May 12, 2016

UNC Hires New Chief Lawyer, Mark Merritt ‘82 (The News & Observer) More

May 11, 2016

Love of Golf Drives Vinny Giles ‘69 to Virginia Golf Hall of Fame (The News & Advance) More

May 9, 2016

Sri Lankan Nilakshi Parndigamage ‘10 Appointed to Top Yale Position (The Sunday Times Sri Lanka) More

May 6, 2016

Ralph Baxter ‘74 , Former Biglaw CEO And Current Innovation Titan (Above the Law) More

May 6, 2016

Robert S. Mueller III ‘73 to Receive ABA Award for Law and National Security Contributions (American Bar Association) More

May 5, 2016

Michael Hollander '08 Uses Tech Savvy to Help Formerly Incarcerated Expunge Records (The Philadelphia Citizen) More

April 26, 2016

Steve Okun '91 Improves Lives in Bali with New Business Model (UVA Today) More

April 19, 2016

Helgi Walker '91 on her SCOTUS Friend-of-Court Appearance ( More

April 15, 2016

Steve Okun '91 on Preparing Social Enterprises for Investment (EMPEA) More

April 7, 2016

How Bob Wright ‘68 Made Must-See TV (The Wall Street Journal) More

March 18, 2016

Roman Lifson '92 is Fastest Lawyer in Richmond (Richmond BizSense) More

March 18, 2016

John Gleeson '80 Revealed New Model for Forgiveness (The New York Times) More

March 10, 2016

D.C. Superior Court Preparing to Swear In Robert A. Salerno '90 (Virginian-Pilot) More

February 29, 2016

Peter Vincent ‘95 Talks About El Chapo's Delusional Nature (60 Minutes) More

February 25, 2016

U.S. District Judge Carlton Reeves '89 Receives 2016 Distinguished Jurist Award (Mississippi State University) More

February 18, 2016

Jerry Falwell Jr. ‘87 and Franklin Graham Reinvent Their Fathers' Legacies (The New York Times) More

February 18, 2016

Obama Appoints O'Melveny Vice Chair Tom Donilon ‘85 to Cybersecurity Commission (Bloomberg) More

February 16, 2016

Richmond Commonwealth's Attorney Michael N. Herring ‘90 Wins Virginia State Bar Award (Richmond Times-Dispatch) More

February 8, 2016

Net Neutrality Again Puts FCC General Counsel Jonathan Sallet ‘78 at Center Stage (New York Times) More

January 28, 2016

Cornell's First Woman President, Elizabeth Garrett '88, Named UVA's 2016 Distinguished Alumna (UVA Today) More

January 21, 2016

The Wall Street Journal Chats With Dean Strang '85 (The Wall Street Journal) More

January 20, 2016

William Isaacson '86 and Beth Wilkinson '87 Make Litigators of Year List (The American Lawyer) More

January 19, 2016

Virginia Basketball Legend Richard "Buzzy" Wilkinson ‘62 Passes Away (Streaking the Lawn) More

January 13, 2016

Associate Justice Jeannette Theriot Knoll ‘95 to Retire from Lousiana Supreme Court (WGNO) More

January 11, 2016

Donald Yee '87: College Athletes Could Force a Change (The Washington Post) More

January 11, 2016

Delegate Jennifer McClellan '97: 'I listen first.' (RVA News) More

January 11, 2016

Making a Murderer’s Dean Strang '85 on Being a Heartthrob and Other Topics (Slate) More

January 11, 2016

For Charlottesville's New Mayor, Mike Signer ‘04, Public Service is 'Cause of My Life' (The Daily Progress) More

January 8, 2016

Walter Metcalfe ’64 Named the St. Louis Post-Dispatch 2015 Citizen of the Year (St. Louis Post-Dispatch) More

January 7, 2016

How Roger Goodell and Cynthia Hogan '84 are Turning the NFL Into a Political Machine (ESPN) More

January 6, 2016

Anisha Singh ‘12 Makes Forbes' Top 30 Under 30 (Forbes) More

January 5, 2016

John Gleeson ‘80, Prominent Brooklyn Federal Judge, to Step Down (Wall Street Journal) More

January 5, 2016

Talking Bach With Radio Denizen Teri Noel Towe ‘73 (Wall Street Journal) More

January 5, 2016

Dean Strang '85 is Lawyer Hero of 'Making a Murderer' (New Republic) More

January 4, 2016

APA General Counsel Nathalie Gilfoyle ‘74 Funds Legal Training on Law and Psychology (American Psychological Association) More

December 28, 2015

Dean Strang '85 a Millennial's Atticus Finch in "Making a Murderer" (MTV News) More

December 28, 2015

Craig Silliman ‘94 Promoted to General Counsel for Verizon (Bloomberg BNA) More

December 28, 2015

David L. Faigman ‘86 Named Acting Chancellor and Dean of UC Hastings (UC Hastings College of Law) More

December 21, 2015

James Covington '61, Pioneer in Luxury Condo Market, Continues to Find Success (Richmond Times-Dispatch) More

December 21, 2015

Matt Petersen ‘99 Elected Chairman of the Federal Election Commission (The Salt Lake Tribune) More

December 8, 2015

Justice David Chandler '04 Resigning from SCOMISS to Oversee Foster Care (Clarion-Ledger) More

December 8, 2015

Judges Remove 'Interim' From US Attorney John Horn '96's Title in Atlanta (Daily Report) More

December 3, 2015

Tommy Goodman ’06 Helps Pitch Baseball in Cuba (The New York Times) More

November 23, 2015

Gerald Lee ’97 Launches Modern Logistics in Brazil (Bloomberg Business) More

November 18, 2015

David Baldacci '86: 'My 5 Best Novels' (The Telegraph) More

November 3, 2015

Will Shortz '77 and the Ping-Pong Prodigy (The New Yorker) More

November 2, 2015

Former Judge Margaret Spencer '72 Honored with Humanitarian Award (Richmond Times-Dispatch) More

October 29, 2015

Departing Federal Prosecutor Andrew Boutros ‘01 Wanted to Give Back (Chicago Sun-Times) More

October 22, 2015

Jackie Lee '00 Named to Head Immigration Lawyers Association D.C. Chapter (The Korea Times) More

October 22, 2015

Jake Olcott ‘05 Discusses Cyber Risks and How Companies Assign Value (Forbes) More

October 1, 2015

PETA Lawyer Jeffrey Kerr '87 Discusses Monkey's Copyright Suit over Selfie (ABA Journal) More

September 29, 2015

Global Automakers Hires Charles Haake '97 as Director and Assistant General Counsel (PR Newswire) More

September 28, 2015

UVA's Miller Center Releases Sen. Ted Kennedy '59 Oral History (WVTF) More

September 9, 2015

Michael Hollander ’08 Named 2015 ABA Journal Legal Rebel (ABA Journal) More

September 3, 2015

NBC to Produce Comedy Pilot of Kassia Miller '06 (Deadline Hollywood) More

September 1, 2015

John Gleeson '80 Among Judges Taking New Look at Punishment (The New York Times) More

August 28, 2015

Bob Inglis '84 Awarded 2015 JFK Profile in Courage (The Island Packet) More

August 25, 2015

Elizabeth Garrett ‘88: Time to Look at Higher Ed. Through Different Lens (The Washington Post) More

August 24, 2015

David Leitch '85 of Ford: 'I Don't Try To Define Law Firms; I Try To Solve Problems' (Forbes) More

August 21, 2015

Mike Slive LL.B. ‘65 Will Miss Camaraderie of Being Commissioner ( More

August 21, 2015

Raqiyyah R. Pippins ‘06 on Black Lawyers Becoming Partner (New York Times) More

August 21, 2015

Ryan Coonerty '01 Called to Serve (Santa Cruz Sentinel) More

August 5, 2015

Andrea Dvorak '06 Ready to Take on The UCI World Cycling Championships (Charlottesville Newsplex) More

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