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Jill Marchant Addresses Women in Law Luncheon

BYU Law was pleased to welcome Jill Marchant (‘90) to its annual Women in Law Luncheon as the keynote speaker. The luncheon is part of BYU Law’s ongoing effort to highlight the contributions of women [...]

BYU Law Utilizes Matching Algorithm to Pair Alumni and Students in New Mentor Program

BYU Law’s new mentoring program, Alumni Allies, pairs students with alumni using a matching algorithm developed for chemistry.com. The technology offers a stronger basis for developing long-term professional relationships by connecting people with similar interests, [...]

BYU Law Invites Law Students Across the U.S. to Participate in Storytelling Initiative

PROVO, Utah, Jan. 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — BYU Law School invites law school students from across the United States to participate in BYU LawStories on the Mainstage, a storytelling initiative offering the opportunity to meld law, personal experience and the art [...]

BYU Law Introduces the Stephanie S. and John L. Sorensen Student Commons

Last week, BYU Law officially introduced the Stephanie S. and John L. Sorensen Student Commons with a naming and ribbon cutting ceremony. Students from the Student Bar Association presented the Sorensens with two glass plaques [...]

Fleming Presents Real Worldwide v. Territorial Taxation After The TCJA at Boston College

Professor Cliff Fleming’s work (with Robert Peroni (Texas) & Stephen Shay (Harvard)) examines whether foreign income should be taxed under a territorial/exemption system or be subjected to real worldwide taxation.

Light the World with Love and Service

This December, join the Law School in finding ways to “light the world.” The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is encouraging people to emulate the ministry of Jesus Christ by finding ways to [...]

Empowering Others Through Service

Tim Overton (Class of ‘07) equates serving others with empowering them as he draws on his unique life experiences, personal values, and the ideals instilled at BYU Law.  Tim’s legal education at BYU Law engrained [...]

Help Us Help You Help Us

By Gayla Sorenson I am often awed by how our alums give back—donating time, talents, and financial resources in amazing ways. Over the years, I have come to recognize two truths. First, we at BYU [...]

Alumni Board Introduction

Have you ever wondered who is behind our Alumni Association?  Scroll through to meet our wonderful Alumni Board! Tommy Christensen – President Why I love the Alumni Board:  I love working with the graduates and [...]

Alumni Weekend 2018

By Jonny Spach & Rachel Stock The 2018 Alumni Weekend kicked-off, or teed off, with the Annual Alumni Golf Tournament at Hobble Creek Golf Course in Springville. The weather, combined with a beautiful golf course, [...]

BYU Law Becomes 100th Organization to Join the Global Legal Blockchain Consortium

BYU Law, a leading national law school focused on innovation, is excited to announce that it is joining the Global Legal Blockchain Consortium (GLBC). The GLBC is, with the addition of BYU Law, comprised of [...]

BYU Law Welcomes its First Predominantly Female Class

Brigham Young University’s law school just admitted its first predominantly female class, and both religion and politics may have something to do with it.