College of Law

Gifts Lauridsen Family Law Commons to open in late 2016

Students in the University of Iowa College of Law once again will have access to a collaborative learning space thanks to some generous Iowa Law School donors.
Herky "helps" the Pandelirium Steel Drum Band set up their instruments on the Pentacrest for the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences' We Are Phil celebration on Wednesday, September 30.

UI faculty, staff embrace 'We Are Phil'

Culture of philanthropy continues to grow with annual campaign
The University of Iowa celebrated its third annual "We Are Phil" giving appeal for faculty and staff last week—and the push to bolster private support for UI people and programs continues.
RAGBRAI rolls through University of Iowa campus

RAGBRAI XLIII rolls through UI campus

Ride through Iowa City caps off week full of Hawkeye pride
On July 25, 2015, an estimated 20,000 cyclists participating in the Register's Annual Great Bicycle Ride Across Iowa (RAGBRAI) rode through the University of Iowa campus. All week long, Hawkeye spirit was part of this truly monumental touring event.

Appointments Maya Steinitz granted tenure

Professor Maya Steinitz of the Iowa College of Law has been granted tenure and promoted to full professor.
Shelly Whitcher

The Daily Nonpareil Iowa law alumna set to lead Iowa Legal Aid

Iowa law alumna Shelley Whitcher has always just wanted to help others. Now, she's leading Iowa Legal Aid, an organization that makes hope, dignity, and justice available to low-income Iowans through legal assistance and education that protects fundamental rights, basic necessities, and access to the judicial system.

The University of Iowa College of Law - 150 Anniversary

Iowa law celebrates 150 years

'The oldest law school west of the Mississippi'
Join the College of Law as it celebrates this sesquicentennial, and follow the landmark events that transformed the department into one of the most respected law schools in the country.

Jury rules UI did not discriminate in political bias case

After two trials and several appeals spanning the course of the last six years, a jury has ruled that former University of Iowa College of Law Dean Carolyn Jones did not discriminate against Teresa Manning (formerly Teresa Wagner) for her political views or affiliations.