April 15, 2020


10:18 AM

BYU Law welcomed alumni from eight classes (1977, 1982, 1987, 1992, 1997, 2002, 2007, and 2012) back to the law school over the last weekend. Alumni started the weekend early with a golf outing at Thanksgiving Point on Thursday. Transitioning from the traditional tournament, this year’s participants still brought their best game, resulting in at…

March 17, 2020


11:10 AM

*In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, we have cancelled our April General Conference Reception.  Please join us for a General Conference Reception between the morning and afternoon sessions of General Conference on Saturday, October 3, 2020, from noon to 1:30 p.m. at the Wasatch Room in the Joseph Smith Memorial Building in SLC.  A light buffet will be served.…

February 28, 2020


11:28 AM

Please join BYU Women in Law for an International Women’s Day Celebration. Enjoy fine cheeses and other refreshments while networking with current students, admitted students, alumni, and faculty and staff. In addition to International Women’s Day, we are happy to celebrate the incredible work of women attorneys, the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment, and…

October 28, 2019


1:57 PM

The J. Reuben Clark Law Society will hold its next annual fireside on Friday, January 24, 2020, at the LDS Conference Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. The fireside will feature Sister Sharon Eubank, the first counselor in the general presidency of the Relief Society of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, an…

July 1, 2019


4:44 PM

We’re pleased to announce that the Honorable Amy Coney Barrett will be our featured speaker at this year’s annual BYU Law School Founders Day Dinner. Her remarks will be entitled, “The Constitution as Our Story.” Judge Barrett serves as a circuit judge for the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit. Prior to her appointment, confirmation, and commission in…

June 24, 2019


1:35 PM

Join us for a BYU Law alumni ice cream social from 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm on July 19 at the Umbrella Bar at Grand Summit Lodge in Park City, Utah. The social is in conjunction with the Utah State Bar Summer Convention. Enjoy tons of toppings, laid-back lawn games, and reconnecting with former classmates!

June 13, 2019


2:36 PM

By Adam Balinski, Director of External Relations We had just made our pitch to 104 first-year law students. Knowing the typical participation rates for mentoring programs at other schools, Gayla Sorenson, Assistant Dean of External Relations, and I probably should have been happy had 30 students signed up for our new professional development coaching program.…

April 22, 2019


3:35 PM

Join BYU Law for an epic pre-game tailgate party in Knoxville, Tennessee on September 7th! Tickets are only $69.99 and include: Fan section game ticket. Catered Southern meal. All-access pass to CougarTown tailgate. Enjoy live music by The National Parks, games & entertainment, swag & freebies, bounce houses, special guest appearances, pictures with Cosmo, and…

November 16, 2018


8:40 AM

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 Law absolutely, utterly, unequivocally need our alumni. Second, just as surely as we need your help, there is no cookie-cutter…

November 13, 2018


10:11 AM

Celebrating 40 years since the graduation of the charter class, BYU Law highlights a few the members in a series of articles and videos. This first article highlights Bruce Barton. Watch for an upcoming  feature on Sheila McCleave.  Ever since high school, Bruce Barton knew he wanted to be a lawyer. “I was quite successful…