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Professors Kevin Tu

Professors Tu and Sidhu help mentor new law professors at AALS workshop
July 23, 2015
Associate Professors of Law Kevin Tu and Dawinder "Dave" S Sidhu are paying it forward.

Professor Sherri Burr

UNM Law School Professor Sherri Burr receives prestigious fellowship to study Free Blacks in Virginia for upcoming book
July 17, 2015
Albuquerque, NM - University of New Mexico School of Law Professor Sherri Burr has received a prestigious one-month fellowship from the Robert H. Smith International Center for Jefferson Studies (ICJS) for her forthcoming book, "The Free Blacks of Virginia: Personal Narrative, a Legal Construct."

Employment Rates

UNM Law School continues to surpass national employment rates for graduates
July 14, 2015
Most students come to law school to get a full time job as a lawyer. Ninety-four percent of the UNM Law School 2014 graduates are employed in jobs requiring passage of the bar exam or where a J.D. is a distinct advantage - much higher than the national average of seventy-nine percent.

Professor Sherri Burr

Arts Talk episode of "Max Evans & Friends" wins eighth award
July 10, 2015
UNM School of Law Professor Sherri Burr and students in her Intellectual Property and Art Law classes produced an episode of local-cable television show Arts Talk that has racked up eight awards to date.

Professor Barbara Creel

UNM School of Law Professor Barbara Creel discusses sentencing disparities on Native America Calling
July 8, 2015
Southwest Indian Law Clinic Director Professor Barbara Creel was invited to share her expertise in Indian Country criminal defense on NPR's Native America Calling on June 4, 2015.

Dave Sidhu and Justice Scalia

Professor Sidhu Elected to the Council on Foreign Relations, Receives Honor from Justice Scalia at the Supreme Court
July 1, 2015
Albuquerque, NM - UNM Law School Professor Dawinder "Dave" S. Sidhu was elected to a term membership in the Council on Foreign Relations ("CFR"), an independent, nonpartisan think tank on world affairs.

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