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  • AUWCL Co-Sponsors Community-Oriented Defender Network Conference

    This week, the National Legal Aid and Defender Association will hold the American Council of Chief Defenders Summer Meeting and Community-Oriented Defender (COD) Network Annual Conference, co-sponsored by AUWCL. Professor Cynthia Jones will give opening remarks at the COD Conference. MORE

  • AUWCL Mourns the Loss of Former Dean Fred Anderson

    American University Washington College of Law today remembers former dean Fred Anderson, who passed away on July 14. Fred was dean of Washington College of Law from 1985-1988, and was a renowned environmental law professor who made significant contributions to both academia and law practice. MORE

  • Legal Spanish Returns this Fall

    The Legal Spanish Program returns to AUWCL this fall, ideal for lawyers, paralegals, and legal professionals who conduct business in Spanish but have difficulty using complex legal terms in their legal work. Through lectures, written assignments, and exercises, participants will practice a wide array of legal Spanish skills ranging from legal reading and writing strategies to oral presentation of substantive legal issues. MORE

  • National Bar Association and American Bar Association Receptions

    Join the Office of Development and Alumni Relations for upcoming gatherings! National Bar attendees and local Atlanta alumni are invited to a reception at the Marriott Marquis on July 30 at 6:30 p.m. On August 8, the American Bar Association alumni and friends reception will be held in Boston; the location will be announced soon. For more information or to RSVP, contact alumni@wcl.american.edu.

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