School of Law
1045 W. Maple St.
Robert A. Leflar Law Center
University of Arkansas
Fayetteville, AR 72701
Phone: (479) 575-5601
The University of Arkansas School of Law ranks first in the nation in preLaw magazine’s annual “Best Value Law Schools” issue. This is the fourth year in a row that the School of Law has been honored as a top…
- A Hip-Hop Theory of Justice
Georgetown law professor Paul Butler will present “A Hip-Hop Theory of Justice” at the University of Arkansas School of Law. Butler will present the lecture, which will include video and audio samples, at 3 p.m. Friday, Nov. 14, in room…
- School of Law and National Bar Association Present Symposium on the Civil Right to Education
The University of Arkansas School of Law and the National Bar Association will present a symposium on “Education: The New Civil Rights,” from 1-4:45 p.m. Friday, Nov. 7, in the E.J. Ball Courtroom at the School of Law. The event,…
- EPA Gives University Achievement Award for Food Recovery
The University of Arkansas continues to receive accolades and recognition for its pioneering work on food waste prevention and food recovery promotion. The university recently received a 2013 Achievement Award from the United States Environmental Protection Agency in connection with…
- Cook-Campbell and Stamps Win 2014 Trial Competition
Third-year law students Brinkley Cook-Campbell and Britta Stamps won the 2014 William H. Sutton Barristers’ Union Trial Competition. Fellow third-year students Jordan Broyles and Chloe Fackler were the runners-up. Stamps was named outstanding individual advocate. The round was judged by…
- Pulitzer Prize-Winning Expert on Abraham Lincoln to Give Hartman Hotz Lecture
Mark E. Neely Jr., the McCabe Greer Professor in the American Civil War Era at the Pennsylvania State University, will present “Abraham Lincoln and the Constitution” at 5 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 14, in Giffels Auditorium. The event is free and…
- Killenbeck Returns to Supreme Court for Overview of Its Most Important Case
Mark Killenbeck, professor in the University of Arkansas School of Law, will return to the United States Supreme Court to present a historical overview of M’Culloch v. Maryland, decided in 1819 and considered by many to be the most important…
- Schneider Named William H. Enfield Professor
Dean Stacy Leeds named Susan Schneider the William H. Enfield Professor at the University of Arkansas School of Law. Schneider teaches courses in agricultural and food law and serves as director of the law school’s master of laws program in…
- A Different Path to Success: Karen Roberts, JD ’95
Even as an undergraduate, Karen Roberts knew she wanted to be an attorney and practice at a law firm. Twenty years later, having worked her way through the ranks of the world’s largest retailer – and not at a law…
Faculty in the News
Associate Dean Don Judges provided expert commentary to the Bloomberg story “New Abortion Restrictions in States Are 0 for 8 in Courts.”
Professor Laurent Sacharoff was prominently quoted in the Associated Press story “Candidates: Fix procedure, keep death penalty” which has been reposted on The Stand Down Texas Project.
Dean Stacy Leeds was profiled in Sunday’s statewide edition of the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Professor Laurent Sacharoff published a guest column on Arkansas “open carry” in the Sunday, July 21 statewide edition of the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette.
Al Witte joined the faculty at the University of Arkansas in 1957 and, except for a brief stint at Emory University in the 1960s, remained a member of the UA faculty until his retirement in 1994. Since then, he has served as an adjunct professor....