AUWCL Announces Innovative Business Law Compliance and Ethics Certificate Program

AUWCL Announces Innovative Business Law Compliance and Ethics Certificate Program

13 Apr, 2021

The Business Law Program at American University Washington College of Law is pleased to announce an innovative Compliance and Ethics Certificate (CEC). Covering one of the fastest growing areas of business law, the Compliance and Ethics Certificate enables students with a special interest in business law to earn a certificate that provides a core competency and a deeper understanding of compliance laws and regulations.

Read more
American University Names Roger A. Fairfax, Jr. as Dean of Washington College of Law

American University Names Roger A. Fairfax, Jr. as Dean of Washington College of Law

06 Apr, 2021

After an extensive national search, Roger A. Fairfax, Jr. has been named as the new dean of American University Washington College of Law. Fairfax, a prominent legal scholar, educator, and nationally known expert on criminal justice, currently serves as the Patricia Roberts Harris Research Professor and founding director of the Criminal Law & Policy Initiative at George Washington University Law School.

Read more
AUWCL Faculty in the Media: Professors Discuss Chauvin Trial, Immigration, and More

AUWCL Faculty in the Media: Professors Discuss Chauvin Trial, Immigration, and More

02 Apr, 2021

American University Washington College of Law faculty often serve as expert sources for media outlets across the country, providing commentary and high-level analysis on emerging laws and high profile court cases. The following AUWCL professors have shared recently their insights on pressing legal matters facing the nation through television appearances, interviews, and op-ed pieces.

Read more
3L Khatia Mikadze Named 2021 Gallogly Public Interest Fellow

3L Khatia Mikadze Named 2021 Gallogly Public Interest Fellow

02 Apr, 2021

American University Washington College of Law is proud to announce the selection of 3L student Khatia Mikadze as fellow for this year’s Gallogly Family Foundation Public Interest Fellowship Program. Mikadze will partner with the Capital Area Immigrants’ Rights Coalition in Washington, D.C.

Read more
American University Washington College of Law's Receives Top Specialty Rankings by U.S. News

American University Washington College of Law's Receives Top Specialty Rankings by U.S. News

30 Mar, 2021

AUWCL has excelled in the 2022 programmatic specialty rankings released by U.S. News and World Report. The law school has six programs ranked in the top 15 nationally – #3 Clinical Program, #4 Part-Time JD, #6 International Law, #8 Intellectual Property, #11 Health Care Law, and #12 Trial Advocacy.

Read more