Upcoming Events

Events by:

Monday, February 27, 2017

12:00 PM-1:00 PM

ACS Lunch With Micah Schwartzman: Religious Liberty in the Age of Trump

Professor Micah Schwartzman will discuss religious liberty under the Trump Administration. Lunch will be provided.

Contact: William Haynes
Sponsor: American Consitution Society for Law and Policy
WB129
5:30 PM-7:00 PM

D.C. Roadshow

Attorneys from various law firms in D.C. will talk about what it's like to practice in the nation's capital, as well provide insight into their respective practice groups. Chik-fil-A will be provided. The following firms will be present: Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer, Buckley Sandler, Covington, Crowell & Moring, Hogan Lovells, Skadden, Squire Patton Boggs and White & Case.

Contact: Camille Grant
Sponsor: SBA
WB 102

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

8:30 AM-10:00 AM

K&L Gates Breakfast With Students

Join K&L Gates for breakfast and to learn more about their firm.

Contact: Sherry Morris
Sponsor: Career Services
Purcell Reading Room
12:00 PM-2:00 PM

"The Psychology of Evidence Law" Book Panel

Kim Ferzan (UVA Law), Greg Mitchell (UVA Law), Ed Cheng (Vanderbilt) and Ann Murphy (Gonzaga) will discuss Barbara Spellman's book "The Psychology of Evidence Law".

Contact: Teri Johnson
Caplin Pavilion
1:00 PM-2:00 PM

Panel Discussion with Davis Polk Attorneys: From Law School to Big Law Partner - Tips for a Successful Career

Join Davis Polk partners (and UVA alums) Neil MacBride and Ted Polubinski for a panel discussion regarding their career trajectories, what it is like to practice law in D.C. and New York, what sets Davis Polk apart from other firms and any other questions you may have. Lunch will be served. Students are also invited to join the speakers and other Davis Polk UVA associate alumni for a casual reception that evening (location TBD).

Contact: Marit Spekman
Sponsor: Career Services
Purcell Reading Room

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

5:45 PM-8:45 PM

'Trapped' Screening and Q&A

A screening of the documentary 'Trapped,' followed by a Q&A with Planned Parenthood about the current state of abortion legislation. Dinner will be served.

Contact: Lauren Cassady
Sponsor: Feminist Legal Forum
WB102
6:00 PM-8:00 PM

Student Week Against Mass Incarceration Film Screening

Wednesday, March 1: Join us for a screening of "Solitary: Inside Red Onion State Prison," a documentary that explores a supermax facility in Virginia that houses the state's most dangerous offenders. The film sheds light on a reform program at the prison that prepares inmates for their transition into the general prison population, and eventually, society. Co-sponsored by BLSA, NLG, and VLPP. Snacks will be provided. This event is part of NLG Student Week Against Mass Incarceration.

Contact: Keisha James
Sponsor: Other
WB278

Thursday, March 2, 2017

7:30 AM-5:00 PM

A Region in Conflict: The Operational Domain of ISIS

Experts will assess ongoing conflicts in Afghanistan, Iraq and Syria (including hostilities underway with ISIS within Iraq and Syria), Libya, and Yemen from both a legal and policy perspective. The conference agenda will include an overview of the religious and political factors contributing to these conflicts; a comprehensive brief by U.S. CENTCOM representatives on the U.S./coalition presence and activities in this region; a keynote address by Ambassador Ryan Crocker, former ambassador to Afghanistan, Iraq and Syria, focusing on the strategic aspects of these hostilities; and two panels, one dealing with the legal characterization of the conflicts in issue and the legal bases, both domestic and international, for U.S./Coalition involvement, and a second panel discussing the numerous Law of Armed Conflict matters to which these conflicts have given rise, including the extent to which the LOAC applies to these conflicts, the status of the individuals involved, and the LOAC targeting principles relevant to the military operations currently underway. Register by Friday, Feb. 24. (RSVPMore information)

Contact: John Norton Moore
Sponsor: Center for National Security Law
Caplin Auditorium
11:00 AM-1:00 PM

Texas AG Ken Paxton

Contact: Abby Hollenstein
Sponsor: Federalist Society
Purcell Reading Room
4:00 PM-5:00 PM

From Euler to Clinton: An Unexpected Statistical Journey

Dr. Xiao-li Meng, renowned statistician and dean of the Harvard Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, will examine the role of "Big Data" in contemparary empirical studies and argue that the overemphasis of size over quality can often result in incorrect conclusions (such as the predictions of the 2016 presidential election).

Sponsor: UVA Department of Statistics
Nau Hall, Room 101
5:00 PM-7:00 PM

Atlanta Day at UVA - Private Practice in Atlanta

Join attorneys from several Atlanta firms to learn more about practicing in the city, prominent practice areas, tips for securing a job in Atlanta and any questions you may have.

Contact: Marit Spekman
Sponsor: Career Services
Caplin Pavilion

Sunday, March 5, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Spring Break

Sponsor: Law School

Monday, March 6, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Spring Break

Sponsor: Law School

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Spring Break

Sponsor: Law School

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Spring Break

Sponsor: Law School
9:30 AM-4:30 PM

Adolescent Substance Abuse

This event will address current issues in adolescent substance abuse, asking what kids are doing, what the effects are, and how we intervene successfully. It will feature Dr. John Kelly, Elizabeth R. Spallin Associate Professor of Psychiatry in Addiction Medicine at Harvard Medical School and founder and director of the Recovery Research Institute at Massachusetts General Hospital. Dr. Kelly's research has focused on addiction treatment and the recovery process among adolescents, the mechanisms of behavior change, and opportunities for reducing stigma and discrimination among individuals suffering from addiction.

Caplin Pavilion
6:30 PM-8:00 PM

Alumni Reception in Northern Virginia

Join fellow Nothern Virginia area UVA Law Alumni fo a reception at the Ritz Carlton at Tysons Corner from 6:30-8 p.m.  Cost to attend is $20/person.
 

 

Contact: Sally Black
Sponsor: Alumni Association
Ritz Carlton, Tysons Corner

Thursday, March 9, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Spring Break

Sponsor: Law School
6:00 PM-7:30 PM

Alumni Reception in Baltimore

Join fellow Baltimore-area UVA Law Alumni for a reception at the offices of Brown Advisory from 6-7:30 p.m.  Cost to attend is $10/person.

 

Contact: Sally Black
Sponsor: Alumni Association
Offices of Brown Advisory

Friday, March 10, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Spring Break

Sponsor: Law School

Monday, March 13, 2017

7:00 AM-7:00 PM

Paw Review

Paw Review is an annual fundraiser where the pet photos of students and faculty compete to be the law school’s most loved pet. Votes are taken by donation to the favorite pet photo. There will be prizes for pet who raises the most money. This year, donations will be given to the Fluvanna SPCA, a local shelter in dire need of funds to support its medical programs and construction of pet exercise pens.

Contact: Alicia Roll
Sponsor: Virginia Animal Law Society
Table 1
11:00 AM-2:00 PM

The Pros and Cons of Student Athletes Being Paid

A panel on whether student athletes have a legal right to be paid, the pros and cons of their payment. Co-hosted with the Virginia Employment and Labor Law Association.

Contact: Nel-Sylvia Guzman
Sponsor: Virginia Sports Law Society
Purcell Reading Room
12:00 PM-1:00 PM

LexisAdvance Training

LexisAdvance Training with Sabrina Chester.

Contact: Jessica Douglas
WB101
12:00 PM-1:00 PM

Inside the DOJ's Honors Program

Contact: Andrew Broaddus
Sponsor: Public Service Center
WB104

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

7:00 AM-7:00 PM

Paw Review

Paw Review is an annual fundraiser where the pet photos of students and faculty compete to be the law school’s most loved pet. Votes are taken by donation to the favorite pet photo. There will be prizes for pet who raises the most money. This year, donations will be given to the Fluvanna SPCA, a local shelter in dire need of funds to support its medical programs and construction of pet exercise pens.

Contact: Alicia Roll
Sponsor: Virginia Animal Law Society
Table 1
12:00 PM-1:00 PM

LexisAdvance Training

LexisAdvance Training with Sabrina Chester.

Contact: Jessica Douglas
WB101
5:00 PM-7:00 PM

Boston Day at UVA - Private Practice in Boston

Join attorneys from several Boston will talk about practicing in the city, prominent practice areas, tips for securing a job in Boston and any questions you may have.

Contact: Marit Spekman
Caplin Pavilion
6:00 PM-10:00 PM

The Libel Show

Rehearsal for the Libel Show

Contact: Joshua Freda
Caplin Auditorium

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

7:00 AM-7:00 PM

Paw Review

Paw Review is an annual fundraiser where the pet photos of students and faculty compete to be the law school’s most loved pet. Votes are taken by donation to the favorite pet photo. There will be prizes for pet who raises the most money. This year, donations will be given to the Fluvanna SPCA, a local shelter in dire need of funds to support its medical programs and construction of pet exercise pens.

Contact: Alicia Roll
Sponsor: Virginia Animal Law Society
Table 1
12:00 PM-1:00 PM

Latham & Watkins Attorneys Discuss Recent Supreme Court Victory in Fisher v. University of Texas

Attorneys from Latham & Watkins will discuss their recent Supreme Court victory in Fisher v. University of Texas and the firm's commitment to diversity through their pro bono representation of clients in such matters.

Contact: Marit Spekman
Sponsor: Career Services
Caplin Pavilion
5:00 PM-8:00 PM

SBA- Student/Faculty Wine and Cheese Event

Contact: Janelle De La Torre
Sponsor: Student Bar Association (SBA)
Caplin Pavilion

Thursday, March 16, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Admitted Students Open House

7:00 AM-7:00 PM

Paw Review

Paw Review is an annual fundraiser where the pet photos of students and faculty compete to be the law school’s most loved pet. Votes are taken by donation to the favorite pet photo. There will be prizes for pet who raises the most money. This year, donations will be given to the Fluvanna SPCA, a local shelter in dire need of funds to support its medical programs and construction of pet exercise pens.

Contact: Alicia Roll
Sponsor: Virginia Animal Law Society
Table 1
11:30 AM-1:00 PM

Finding Happiness and Balance in a Legal Career

This talk will feature Fr. Dominic Legge, OP of the Thomistic Institute.

Contact: Robert Smith
Sponsor: St. Thomas More Society
WB101
11:30 AM-12:50 PM

Law & Economics Colloquium

Professor Peter Siegelman, University of Connecticut School of Law, will address the law and economics colloquium.

Contact: Rose Jowdy
FacLounge
6:00 PM-10:00 PM

The Libel Show

Rehearsal for the Libel Show

Contact: Joshua Freda
Sponsor: Libel Show
Caplin Auditorium

Friday, March 17, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Admitted Students Open House

7:00 AM-7:00 PM

Paw Review

Paw Review is an annual fundraiser where the pet photos of students and faculty compete to be the law school’s most loved pet. Votes are taken by donation to the favorite pet photo. There will be prizes for pet who raises the most money. This year, donations will be given to the Fluvanna SPCA, a local shelter in dire need of funds to support its medical programs and construction of pet exercise pens.

Contact: Alicia Roll
Sponsor: Virginia Animal Law Society
Table 1
1:00 PM-2:00 PM

Career Panel with the Federal Bar Association

Enjoy free lunch and hear about international law careers from a distinguished panel of international lawyers. Panelists will include members of the International Law Section of the Federal Bar Association.

Contact: Timothy Horley
Sponsor: John Bassett Moore Society of International Law
WB128

Saturday, March 18, 2017

7:00 AM-7:00 PM

Paw Review

Paw Review is an annual fundraiser where the pet photos of students and faculty compete to be the law school’s most loved pet. Votes are taken by donation to the favorite pet photo. There will be prizes for pet who raises the most money. This year, donations will be given to the Fluvanna SPCA, a local shelter in dire need of funds to support its medical programs and construction of pet exercise pens.

Contact: Alicia Roll
Sponsor: Virginia Animal Law Society
Table 1

Sunday, March 19, 2017

7:00 AM-7:00 PM

Paw Review

Paw Review is an annual fundraiser where the pet photos of students and faculty compete to be the law school’s most loved pet. Votes are taken by donation to the favorite pet photo. There will be prizes for pet who raises the most money. This year, donations will be given to the Fluvanna SPCA, a local shelter in dire need of funds to support its medical programs and construction of pet exercise pens.

Contact: Alicia Roll
Sponsor: Virginia Animal Law Society
Table 1

Monday, March 20, 2017

7:00 AM-7:00 PM

Paw Review

Paw Review is an annual fundraiser where the pet photos of students and faculty compete to be the law school’s most loved pet. Votes are taken by donation to the favorite pet photo. There will be prizes for pet who raises the most money. This year, donations will be given to the Fluvanna SPCA, a local shelter in dire need of funds to support its medical programs and construction of pet exercise pens.

Contact: Alicia Roll
Sponsor: Virginia Animal Law Society
Table 1
12:00 PM-1:30 PM

Firm Spotlight: Steptoe & Johnson

Attorneys from Steptoe & Johnson will give an overview of litigation practice groups at a big law firm and provide specifics about Steptoe's litigation practice. 

Contact: Camille Grant
Sponsor: Black Law Students Association
WB128
5:00 PM-7:30 PM

Health Law Firm Panel and Reception

This panel will explore what it means to practice health law at a firm. Alumni will share their experiences in this exciting field of law and will discuss how they selected their firms as well as their advice for first-year students preparing for OGIs. A reception with food and drinks will follow the panel to give students an opportunity to network with the attorneys.

Contact: Scott Falin
Sponsor: Health Law Association
Purcell Reading Room

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

7:00 AM-7:00 PM

Paw Review

Paw Review is an annual fundraiser where the pet photos of students and faculty compete to be the law school’s most loved pet. Votes are taken by donation to the favorite pet photo. There will be prizes for pet who raises the most money. This year, donations will be given to the Fluvanna SPCA, a local shelter in dire need of funds to support its medical programs and construction of pet exercise pens.

Contact: Alicia Roll
Sponsor: Virginia Animal Law Society
Table 1
11:30 AM-1:30 PM

PILA Grant Acceptance Form Drop Off

Students who have received a PILA Grant for the summer can submit their acceptance forms during one of three sessions: Mar. 21, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.; Mar. 24 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.; Mar. 24 2:00-4:00 p.m.. Students must sign up for an individual time slot through the Events tab in Symplicity in order to submit forms.

Contact: Andrew Broaddus
Sponsor: Public Service Center
WB127
4:00 PM-7:00 PM

Women in Big Law

This event will highlight women lawyers succeeding in private practice, and give students substantive advice about navigating the firm world as a woman. The evening's format will include two panel topics, followed by a networking reception. Please email VLWFirmRelations@gmail.com with any questions.

Contact: Cassandra Jonas
Sponsor: Virginia Law Women
Caplin Pavilion

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

7:00 AM-7:00 PM

Paw Review

Paw Review is an annual fundraiser where the pet photos of students and faculty compete to be the law school’s most loved pet. Votes are taken by donation to the favorite pet photo. There will be prizes for pet who raises the most money. This year, donations will be given to the Fluvanna SPCA, a local shelter in dire need of funds to support its medical programs and construction of pet exercise pens.

Contact: Alicia Roll
Sponsor: Virginia Animal Law Society
Table 1
12:00 PM-1:00 PM

Women of Color General Body Meeting

Come out to Women of Color's general body meeting on Wednesday, March 22nd at noon. We will be having elections to determine members of the 2017-18 Women of Color board.

Contact: Jasmine Esmailbegui
Sponsor: Women of Color
WB103

Thursday, March 23, 2017

7:00 AM-7:00 PM

Paw Review

Paw Review is an annual fundraiser where the pet photos of students and faculty compete to be the law school’s most loved pet. Votes are taken by donation to the favorite pet photo. There will be prizes for pet who raises the most money. This year, donations will be given to the Fluvanna SPCA, a local shelter in dire need of funds to support its medical programs and construction of pet exercise pens.

Contact: Alicia Roll
Sponsor: Virginia Animal Law Society
Table 1
11:30 AM-12:45 PM

Law & Economics Colloquium

Jill Horwitz, UCLA Law, will address the law and economics colloquium.

Contact: Rose Jowdy
Faculty Lounge

Friday, March 24, 2017

7:00 AM-7:00 PM

Paw Review

Paw Review is an annual fundraiser where the pet photos of students and faculty compete to be the law school’s most loved pet. Votes are taken by donation to the favorite pet photo. There will be prizes for pet who raises the most money. This year, donations will be given to the Fluvanna SPCA, a local shelter in dire need of funds to support its medical programs and construction of pet exercise pens.

Contact: Alicia Roll
Sponsor: Virginia Animal Law Society
Table 1
11:00 AM-1:00 PM

PILA Grant Acceptance Form Drop Off

Students who have received a PILA Grant for the summer can submit their acceptance forms during one of three sessions:  Mar. 21, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.; Mar. 24 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.; Mar. 24 2:00-4:00 p.m. Students must sign up for an individual time slot through the Events tab in Symplicity in order to submit forms.

Contact: Andrew Broaddus
Sponsor: Public Service Center
WB127
11:30 AM-1:30 PM

The Hon. David Stras

Associate Justice David Stras of the Minnesota Supreme Court will speak at the Law School.

Contact: Abby Hollenstein
Sponsor: Federalist Society
WB154
2:00 PM-4:00 PM

PILA Grant Acceptance Form Drop Off

Students who have received a PILA Grant for the summer can submit their acceptance forms during one of three sessions:  Mar. 21, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.; Mar. 24 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.; Mar. 24 2:00-4:00 p.m. Students must sign up for an individual time slot through the Events tab in Symplicity in order to submit forms.

Contact: Andrew Broaddus
Sponsor: Public Service Center
WB127

Saturday, March 25, 2017

12:00 AM-10:00 PM

The Libel Show

Tech Rehearsal for the Libel Show

Contact: Joshua Freda
Caplin Auditorium
8:00 AM-8:00 PM

Lile Moot Court Final Competition

Contact: Paul Atkinson
Sponsor: Moot Court Board
Caplin Pavilion

Monday, March 27, 2017

12:00 PM-2:00 PM

Judge Pam Reeves Kingston Coal Ash Talk

Judge Pam Reeves (Eastern Distric, Tenn.) will discuss her work as a mediator in the multi-party case that arose from the massive coal ash spill in Kingston, Tenn. in 2008. Judge Reeves will discuss the history of the fuel plant, the spill itself, the litigation as it developed over the course of 4 years and the mediation process, including some of the non-traditional techniques she and her co-mediator used to finally bring closure.

Contact: James Dennison
Sponsor: Virginia Environmental Law Forum
Caplin Pavilion
12:00 PM-1:00 PM

LexisAdvance Training

LexisAdvance Training with Sabrina Chester.

Contact: Jessica Douglas
WB101
3:00 PM-4:00 PM

Service to American Consumers: Careers at the FTC

Henry Su '90 will talk about different avenues for antitrust practice at the FTC as counsel to the Commissioners and in the Bureau of Competition.

Contact: Annie Kim
Sponsor: Public Service Center
WB129

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

11:00 AM-1:00 PM

Student Loan Reports Distributed

The U.S. Department of Education requires that all student loan borrowers complete exit counseling. Additionally, the School of Law requires that all borrowers attend an in-person group counseling session. Prior to the session, we will provide you with a listing of your federal student loans, and arrange for you to pick that listing up from the financial aid staff at Table 6 in Hunton Williams Hall. Students will need to present their ID in person to pick up their information. No student may pick up information for another student.

Contact: Jennifer Hulvey
Sponsor: Financial Aid Office
Table 6
12:00 PM-1:00 PM

LexisAdvance Training

LexisAdvance Training with Sabrina Chester.

Contact: Jessica Douglas
WB101
6:00 PM-11:00 PM

The Libel Show

Dress Rehearsal for the Libel Show

Contact: Joshua Freda
Sponsor: Libel Show
Caplin Auditorium

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

11:00 AM-1:00 PM

Student Loan Reports Distributed

The U.S. Department of Education requires that all student loan borrowers complete exit counseling. Additionally, the School of Law requires that all borrowers attend an in-person group counseling session. Prior to the session, we will provide you with a listing of your federal student loans, and arrange for you to pick that listing up from the financial aid staff at Table 6 in Hunton Williams Hall. Students will need to present their ID in person to pick up their information. No student may pick up information for another student.

Contact: Jennifer Hulvey
Sponsor: Financial Aid Office
Table 6
6:00 PM-7:30 PM

Alumni Reception in Charlotte

Join fellow Charlotte-area UVA Law Alumni for a reception at the offices of McGuire Woods from 6-7:30 p.m.

Contact: Sally Black
Sponsor: Alumni Association
Offices of McGuire Woods, Charlotte

Thursday, March 30, 2017

12:00 AM-6:00 PM

The Libel Show

Show Night 1 for the Libel Show

Contact: Joshua Freda
Sponsor: Libel Show
Caplin Auditorium
11:00 AM-1:00 PM

Student Loan Reports Distributed

The U.S. Department of Education requires that all student loan borrowers complete exit counseling. Additionally, the School of Law requires that all borrowers attend an in-person group counseling session. Prior to the session, we will provide you with a listing of your federal student loans, and arrange for you to pick that listing up from the financial aid staff at Table 6 in Hunton Williams Hall. Students will need to present their ID in person to pick up their information. No student may pick up information for another student.

Contact: Jennifer Hulvey
Sponsor: Financial Aid Office
Table 6
11:30 AM-12:50 PM

Law & Economics Colloquium

Professor Emily Owens, University of Pennsylvania, will address the law and economics colloquium.

Contact: Rose Jowdy
FacLounge

Friday, March 31, 2017

12:00 AM-11:00 PM

The Libel Show

Show Night 2 for the Libel Show

Contact: Joshua Freda
Sponsor: Libel Show
Caplin Auditorium
1:00 PM-12:00 AM

What's Next for Human Rights Scholarship? An International Conference

This interdisciplinary conference will host scholars in several disciplines, including law, history, Jewish studies and political science to reflect on future directions for scholarship in the field.

Contact: Kevin Cope
Sponsor: Human Rights Program
Caplin Pavilion
3:30 PM-5:00 PM

Faculty Workshop Professor Gillian Metzger Columbia Law School

Contact: Rose Jowdy
FacLounge

Saturday, April 1, 2017

12:00 AM-6:00 PM

What's Next for Human Rights Scholarship? An International Conference

This interdisciplinary conference will host scholars in several disciplines, including law, history, Jewish studies and political science to reflect on future directions for scholarship in the field.

Contact: Kevin Cope
Sponsor: Human Rights Program
Caplin Pavilion

Sunday, April 2, 2017

12:00 PM-6:00 PM

The Libel Show

Clean up for the Libel Show

Contact: Joshua Freda
Caplin Auditorium

Monday, April 3, 2017

11:45 AM-1:00 PM

Student Loan Exit Counseling

Information covered in student loan exit counseling will include: contacting your lenders; loan repayment options; loan deferment, forbearance and consolidation; debt management strategies and tax benefits; Income-Based Repayment (IBR) and Federal Public Service Loan Forgiveness, and the Virginia Loan Forgiveness Program. It will be an information-packed hour, and we will be available for questions following the presentation. If you have borrowed student loans during your time here at UVA Law, schedule to attend the session offered in Caplin Auditorium.

Contact: Jennifer Hulvey
Sponsor: Financial Aid Office
Caplin Auditorium
12:00 PM-1:00 PM

Legal Theory Workshop with Matt Adler, Duke Law

Faculty Lounge
5:00 PM-7:00 PM

1L Mock Interview Day Pre-Reception

Law firm attorneys will be on Grounds to conduct mock interviews for 1L students. This reception will welcome employers to the Law Grounds and is open to all firm and student Mock Interview Day participants.

Contact: Patrice Hayden
Sponsor: Career Services
Caplin Pavilion

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

1L Mock Interview Day

Law firm attorneys will be on Grounds to conduct mock interviews for 1L students. This is a great way to get practice with representatives from actual employers before heading off to a summer employer. A reception for all Mock Interview Day participants will be held on April 3 in Caplin Pavilion.

Contact: Patrice M. Hayden
Sponsor: Career Services
Interview Rooms

Thursday, April 6, 2017

11:30 AM-12:45 PM

Law and Economics Colloquium

Adriana Robertson, Yale University, will address the law and economics colloquium.

Contact: Rose Jowdy
Faculty Lounge
4:00 PM-7:30 PM

Women in Public Service

This event is a unique opportunity for law students to meet with women attorneys succeeding in public service and to hear their insights and perspectives. The evening's format will include panel and roundtable discussions followed by a networking reception. Please email VLWPublicService@gmail.com with any questions.

Contact: Cassandra Jonas
Sponsor: Virginia Law Women
Caplin Pavilion
5:00 PM-6:00 PM

Cravath Presents: Why You Should Consider an Elite New York Practice

Len Teti '05 from Cravath, Swaine & Moore will talk about what it's like to work at a New York law firm, the types of practices available and the role of a junior attorney. All students interested in working at an elite New York law firm are encouraged to attend. Food and drinks will be provided. Please RSVP via the Events tab in Symplicity.

Contact: Lauren Ventre
Sponsor: Career Services
SL294

Friday, April 7, 2017

8:00 AM-5:00 PM

Virginia Tax Study Group

Contact: Teri Johnson
Sponsor: Dean's Office
Lounge1
8:00 AM-9:00 PM

Virginia Tax Study Group

Contact: Teri Johnson
Sponsor: Dean's Office
Purcell Reading Room
10:00 AM-2:00 PM

Virginia Tax Study Group

Contact: Teri Johnson
Sponsor: Dean's Office
WB128
3:30 PM-5:00 PM

Faculty Workshop: Professor Emily Zackin, Johns Hopkins University

Contact: Rose Jowdy
FacLounge

Monday, April 10, 2017

12:00 PM-1:00 PM

LexisAdvance Training

LexisAdvance Training with Sabrina Chester.

Contact: Jessica Douglas
WB101

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

12:00 PM-1:00 PM

LexisAdvance Training

LexisAdvance Training with Sabrina Chester.

Contact: Jessica Douglas
WB101

Thursday, April 13, 2017

11:30 AM-12:50 PM

Law & Economics Colloquium

Professor Jim Naughton, Northwestern University Kellogg School of Management, will address the law and economics colloquium.

Contact: Rose Jowdy
FacLounge

Friday, April 14, 2017

3:30 PM-5:00 PM

Faculty Workshop: Professor Tom Merrill, Columbia Law School

Contact: Rose Jowdy
FacLounge

Monday, April 17, 2017

12:00 PM-1:00 PM

Legal Theory Workshop with Sarah Conly, Bowdoin Philosophy Department

Faculty Lounge

Thursday, April 20, 2017

11:30 AM-12:45 PM

Law & Economics Colloquium

Professor Day Manoli, University of Texas at Austin, will address the law and economics colloquium.

Contact: Rose Jowdy
Faculty Lounge
5:00 PM-8:00 PM

Charge to the Class

Contact: Sami Al-Marzoog
Sponsor: Student Bar Association (SBA)
Caplin Pavilion

Friday, April 21, 2017

3:00 PM-5:30 PM

Chair Lecture with Professor Rich Hynes

Contact: Teri Johnson
Sponsor: Dean's Office
Caplin Pavilion
3:30 PM-5:00 PM

Faculty Workshop with Professor Rich Hynes, UVA

Friday Faculty Workshop

Contact: Rose Jowdy
Sponsor: Law School
FacLounge

Friday, April 28, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Classes End

Sponsor: Law School
3:30 PM-5:00 PM

Faculty Workshop: Professor Camille Gear Rich, USC Gould School of Law

Contact: Rose Jowdy
FacLounge
5:00 PM-6:15 PM

Henry J. Abraham Distinguished Lecture

The 19th Henry J. Abraham Distinguished Lecture will feature Professor Lee Epstein, Ethan A. H. Shepley Distinguished University Professor at the Washington University in St. Louis School of Law. Professor Epstein's research focuses on legal institutions, particularly judicial behavior. Her topic for this lecture will be United States Supreme Court appointments.

Caplin Auditorium

Saturday, April 29, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Reading Period

Sponsor: Law School

Sunday, April 30, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Reading Period

Sponsor: Law School

Monday, May 1, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Exam Period

Sponsor: Law School

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Exam Period

Sponsor: Law School

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Exam Period

Sponsor: Law School

Thursday, May 4, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Exam Period

Sponsor: Law School

Friday, May 5, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Exam Period

Sponsor: Law School

Saturday, May 6, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Exam Period

Sponsor: Law School

Sunday, May 7, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Exam Period

Sponsor: Law School

Monday, May 8, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Exam Period

Sponsor: Law School

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Exam Period

Sponsor: Law School

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Exam Period

Sponsor: Law School

Thursday, May 11, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Exam Period

Sponsor: Law School

Friday, May 12, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Exam Period

Sponsor: Law School

Law Alumni Weekend

Join your classmates and fellow UVA Law Alumni for the weekend.  Registration opens in February.

Contact: Sally Black
Sponsor: Alumni Association
Law School

Sunday, May 21, 2017

1:15 AM-4:00 AM

Commencement/Graduation

Click on the link above for details on graduation (schedule, parking, directions, maps).

Sponsor: Law School
Holcombe T. Green Lawn

Thursday, June 1, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

The Goals of Racial Justice Reform

Contact: Teri Johnson
Sponsor: Faculty
Caplin Pavilion
6:00 PM-7:30 PM

Alumni Reception in Richmond

Join fellow Richmond-area UVA Law Alumni for a reception at the Jefferson Hotel from 6-7:30 p.m.  Cost to attend is $10/person.

 

Contact: Sally Black
Sponsor: Alumni Association
Jefferson Hotel, Richmond

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

11:45 AM-1:00 PM

Washington, D.C., Alumni Luncheon

Join fellow D.C.-area UVA Law alumni for a luncheon at the Mayflower Hotel.  11:45 a.m. Reception; 12:15 p.m. Luncheon.  Cost to attend is $20/person.

Contact: Sally Black
Sponsor: Alumni Association
Mayflower Hotel, D.C.

Monday, August 7, 2017

On-Grounds Interviews (2L and 3L Students)

Contact: Patrice Hayden

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

On-Grounds Interviews (2L and 3L Students)

Contact: Patrice Hayden

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

On-Grounds Interviews (2L and 3L Students)

Contact: Patrice Hayden

Thursday, August 10, 2017

On-Grounds Interviews (2L and 3L Students)

Contact: Patrice Hayden

Friday, August 11, 2017

On-Grounds Interviews (2L and 3L Students)

Contact: Patrice Hayden

Monday, August 14, 2017

12:00 AM

Orientation for LL.M. students

Begins week of August 14.

Sponsor: Law School

Monday, August 21, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Orientation for First-year,Transfer, and Exchange Students

Sponsor: Law School

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Orientation for First-year,Transfer, and Exchange Students

Sponsor: Law School

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

First Year Classes Begin

Sponsor: Law School

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Upper-Level Class Begin

Sponsor: Law School

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

4:00 PM

Add/Drop Period Ends

Sponsor: Law School

Monday, October 9, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Fall Break

Sponsor: Law School

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Fall Break

Sponsor: Law School

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Fall Break

Sponsor: Law School

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Thanksgiving Recess

Sponsor: Law School

Thursday, November 23, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Thanksgiving Recess

Sponsor: Law School

Friday, November 24, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Thanksgiving Recess

Sponsor: Law School

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Classes End

Sponsor: Law School

Thursday, December 7, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Reading Period

Sponsor: Law School

Friday, December 8, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Reading Period

Sponsor: Law School

Saturday, December 9, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Exam Period

Sponsor: Law School

Sunday, December 10, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Exam Period

Sponsor: Law School

Monday, December 11, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Exam Period

Sponsor: Law School

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Exam Period

Sponsor: Law School

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Exam Period

Sponsor: Law School

Thursday, December 14, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Exam Period

Sponsor: Law School

Friday, December 15, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Exam Periods

Sponsor: Law School

Saturday, December 16, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Exam Periods

Sponsor: Law School

Sunday, December 17, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Exam Period

Sponsor: Law School

Monday, December 18, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Exam Periods

Sponsor: Law School

Tuesday, December 19, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Exam Periods

Sponsor: Law School

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Exam Periods

Sponsor: Law School

Thursday, December 21, 2017

12:00 AM-12:00 AM

Exam Periods

Sponsor: Law School