AU Washington College of Law Student Wins Environmental Justice Community Lawyering Fellowship

AU Washington College of Law Student Wins Environmental Justice Community Lawyering Fellowship

21 Apr, 2021

Second year law student Dominique Rolle is the inaugural winner of the  Program on Environmental and Energy Law's Environmental Justice Community Lawyering Fellowship Award. This Fellowship aims to energize the next generation of PEEL community lawyers to identify equitable solutions to pressing environmental challenges that disproportionately affect low-income communities and communities of color.  

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AUWCL's Specialized Law Programs Continue Online for Summer 2021

AUWCL's Specialized Law Programs Continue Online for Summer 2021

21 Apr, 2021

Continuing to safeguard the health and well-being of our communities, American University Washington College of Law will offer its world-renowned specialized summer programs online.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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