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Legal Residency Program ‘delivers’ practical wisdom

Thirteen Mitchell students seized the opportunity this year to gain intensive practical training in their final semester of law school through the Legal Residency Program. This is the second year Mitchell has partnered with legal practitioners in the area of criminal and family law to offer the program. Continue reading


Minnesota Lawyer recognizes the work of Professor Ted Sampsell-Jones

Professor Ted Sampsell-Jones is known for bringing on-the-ground legal work into the classroom. A professor at Mitchell since 2007, he is also of counsel at the San Francisco law firm Riordan & Horgan, one of the nation’s leading criminal appellate firms, working for high-profile defendants such as Barry Bonds and Phil Spector.

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Center for Law and Business Celebrates Fourth Anniversary with a CLE and Reception

The William Mitchell Center for Law and Business will celebrate its fourth anniversary with a CLE program on Leading Businesses through Transition: The Process and Pitfalls of Business Succession Planning, and reception, sponsored by Stinson Leonard Street, on Tuesday, May 12 from 3–6 pm in the William Mitchell Auditorium. Continue reading