Immigration Detention - Social ChangeFaculty and students from BYU Law travel to Dilley, Texas, each semester to spend a week representing women and children asylum seekers who are in an immigration detention facility awaiting their credible fear interviews.
Winter Deals Conference - Transactional DesignBYU Law Winter Deals Conference features state-of-the-art research on topics related to mergers and acquisitions (M&A), venture capital, corporate and sovereign debt, transaction design, corporate governance and blockchain contracting.
Platform for Legal CorporaIn his Carpenter v. United States dissent in June 2018, Justice Clarence Thomas gave the first-ever SCOTUS nod to corpus linguistics when he cited 3 BYU corpora in his footnote 4.
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Since its founding in 2000, the International Center for Law and Religion Studies (ICLRS or the Center) at BYU Law [...]View More
The Law School focuses on training students to become advocates in all parts of the criminal justice system, from representation [...]View More
The Initiative for the Study of Law and Entrepreneurship (ISLE) facilitates collaboration among BYU Law faculty and students, local startups, [...]View More
Professor Collings is a scholar of constitutional law, comparative constitutional law, and legal history. His first book, Democracy's Guardians: A History of the German Federal Constitutional Court, 1951-2001, was published with Oxford University Press in [...]View Profile
Kif Augustine-Adams, Ivan Meitus Chair and Professor of Law, was the Fulbright Distinguished Lecturer at Renmin University of China Law School in Beijing from August 2013 to August 2014. She has also been a visiting [...]View Profile
Kristin B. Gerdy
Kristin Gerdy is a Teaching Professor and Director of the Rex E. Lee Advocacy Program at the J. Reuben Clark Law School at BYU where she also teaches courses in Church History and Doctrine. Professor [...]View Profile