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Professor Alfred D. Mathewson

UNM Law School Professor Alfred Mathewson Plays Key Role in Annual Celebrations Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
January 30, 2015
This Fall, members of the New Mexico Law Review and Professor Dawinder Dave S Sidhu met distinguished visitor Kannon Shanmugam -- a leading Supreme Court advocate, partner at Williams & Connolly, and former Assistant to the Solicitor General of the United States.

Raquel Montoya-Lewis

Raquel Montoya-Lewis Appointed Superior Court Judge in Washington State
January 30, 2015
Washington State Governor Jay Inslee appointed Raquel Montoya-Lewis to a seat on Whatcom County Superior Court

Professor Alex Ritchie

Oil and Gas Law Professor Alex Ritchie Analysis Quoted in County Oil and Gas Ban Ruling
January 30, 2015
UNM School of Law Professor Alex Ritchie examines and tries to find solutions to complex oil and gas legal issues not only in the classroom but also in his scholarship.

Gerard W. Thomson

Judge and UNM Law Graduate Gerard W. Thomson Remembered
January 30, 2015
Gerard W. Thomson, who along with his family helped establish a lecture and symposium honoring the late U.S. Senator Dennis Chavez, died peacefully on January 9, 2015, at the George Washington University Hospital in Washington, D.C.

John Newell

John Newell Named Director of Judicial Education Center at UNM Law School
January 29, 2015
John Newell, Esquire, has recently been named Director of the Rozier E. Sanchez Judicial Education Center of New Mexico (JEC)

Professor Sidhu

Interview with Top Supreme Court Lawyer
January 16, 2015
This Fall, members of the New Mexico Law Review and Professor Dawinder Dave S Sidhu met distinguished visitor Kannon Shanmugam -- a leading Supreme Court advocate, partner at Williams & Connolly, and former Assistant to the Solicitor General of the United States.

UNM Community Lawyering Clinic Helps Grandparents Fulfill Dream of Adoption

UNM Community Lawyering Clinic Helps Grandparents Fulfill Dream of Adoption
January 16, 2015
Dynette Cordova helped her clients fulfill their dream: they adopted their twin grandchildren after six years of caring for them.

Tax Controversy Fair

IRS Taxpayer Advocate Service and UNM Low Income Taxpayer Clinic Present Free Income Tax Controversy Fair on February 28
January 16, 2015
Tax issues for low-income taxpayers can be complex and overwhelming. This is particularly true when the IRS challenges the Earned Income Tax Credit, the Child Tax Credit, Head of Household Status or the Dependency Exemption claimed on the tax return.

Kevin K. Washburn

UNM Law School Dean Emeritus Kevin K. Washburn to Receive Prestigious Award from the American Bar Association
January 13, 2015
UNM Law School Dean Emeritus Kevin K. Washburn to Receive Prestigious Award from the American Bar Association

Matt Chandler

Two New Mexico Attorneys Appointed to UNM Board of Regents
January 7, 2015
Two New Mexico Attorneys Appointed to UNM Board of Regents

Drones

Wild Friends Works to Prohibit Drones for Hunting; Receives Attention from Media
January 7, 2015
Wild Friends Works to Prohibit Drones for Hunting; Receives Attention from Media

Peter A. Winograd

Professor Peter Winograd Highlighted in ALI Reporter
January 7, 2015
Professor Peter Winograd Highlighted in ALI Reporter