Category: Student Life

  • Three people stand side by side, smiling at the camera and flashing the Hook 'em hand sign
    Student attendees and supporters celebrated the power of a law education that comes without significant financial burden.
  • Group of students in front of Texas Law banner
    First-year law students participated in a variety of sessions aimed at improving access to legal education, furthering the mission of the school’s Pipeline Program.
  • Meet the Class of 2026: Six students hold hook ’em hand signs
    Meet six of the 260 new students joining the Texas Law community: Caroline Deale, Colin Kober, Alex Liang, Sondos Moursey, Angelina Ramirez, and Cortez Walters.
  • Father's Day graphic
    For Father’s Day, we honor dads everywhere and invite you to meet three members of the Class of 2023 and two students who are entering their final year at Texas Law.
  • Portrait of Circle Robie
    Rising 2L Circle Robie has won a prestigious Susman Godfrey Prize, a national honor awarded annually to 12 students of color who have demonstrated academic excellence and overall achievement.
  • The Texas Law Class of 2023, that is. The 272 J.D. and 20 LL.M. recipients are heading to careers in private practice, public service, and judicial clerkships, all of them leaving The Forty Acres to do great things.
  • Kensy's unique path has included military service, motherhood, and successful representation of her client working with Texas Law's Domestic Violence Clinic.
  • Veda Tsai headshot
    For this edition of Texas Law’s Student Spotlight series, meet 1L Veda Tsai! Q: How has your undergraduate mock trial experience at UT Dallas helped you in law school so far?  A: I gained both logical thinking and substantive knowledge from mock trial. Our mock trial program gave us the opportunity to analyze the information and […]
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    For this edition of Texas Law’s Student Spotlight series, meet 1L Jonathan Ladd! Q: Where did you do your undergraduate/graduate work, and what did you major in? A: I did my undergraduate and graduate work at Abilene Christian University. As an undergraduate, I double–majored in Political Science and English. In graduate school, I got an […]
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    For this edition of Texas Law’s Student Spotlight series, meet 3L Leah Weintrub! Q: Where did you do your undergraduate work, and what did you major in? A: I graduated from Washington University in St. Louis in 2014 and majored in Biology and Economics Strategy. You started law school several years after you received your […]
  • Winning team at the UCLA Transactional Competition
    The Texas Law team of 2Ls Erin Johnson and Katherine Rossmiller and 1L Evan Schneeberger took the top prize at the 2023 UCLA Transactional Law Competition, held at the UCLA School of Law on March 3. This year’s event marked a return to in-person competition for the venerable tournament after several years of online events. […]
  • Caroline Colgin
    For this edition of Texas Law’s Student Spotlight series, meet 1L Caroline Colgin! Q: What has been the best surprise about your law school experience? A: The support system at Texas Law is incredible. From my first day as a 1L, the upperclassmen and professors have been incredibly helpful and they sincerely want to help […]