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Emeritus Professor Theodore Parnall

Emeritus Professor Ted Parnall returns to Liberia as legal advisor
November 19, 2015
Forty-eight years after Emeritus Professor Theodore Parnall began his first assignment in Liberia, he returned there this year to start up a major U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) law development effort.

Alumni gather in Las Cruces

UNM Law Alumni gather in Las Cruces for reception with Dean Pareja
November 18, 2015
Connecting with alumni and friends around the state is a priority for the UNM School of Law deans. Dean Sergio Pareja visited with law school alumni and members of the Bar in Las Cruces at a reception on Thursday, October 29.


Emily Carey, Paul Darby Hibner and Anne Minard recognized for excellence this semester
November 16, 2015
Emily Carey ('15), Paul Darby Hibner ('16) and Anne Minard ('16) were recognized for excellence with three of the UNM Law School's most prestigious awards this semester.

UNM School of Law ranked 6th for best value

UNM School of Law ranked 6th for best value
November 12, 2015
A degree from the University of New Mexico School of Law is one of the best values in the nation, according to The National Jurist magazine.

Kendall 0. Schlenker

Anonymous donor establishes scholarship to honor outstanding attorney Kendall O. Schlenker
November 6, 2015
The Kendall O. Schlenker Endowed Scholarship in Law was established in 2014 by an anonymous donor to honor Mr. Schlenker, who is a 1957 graduate of the UNM School of Law. The scholarship is awarded to an outstanding current or incoming law student at UNM who is a New Mexico resident.

UNM Law School Professor David Stout

Professor David Stout selected for inclusion in Best Lawyers in America for the 9th time
November 4, 2015
UNM School of Law Professor David Stout has been named one of the top lawyers in the 2016 edition of The Best Lawyers in America, the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession.

Steve Homer

Professor Steven Homer Shares Experiences in Collection of Essays by LGBT Legal Professionals
November 3, 2015
UNM Law School Professor Steven K. Homer authored an essay that has been published by the American Bar Association and the National LGBT Bar Association in the collective work Out and About: The LGBT Experience in the Profession.

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