Born in Caracas, Venezuela, Nikols “Nik” Mendoza Colmenares ’15, came to the United States as a refugee at age 18 with his father. He worked full-time in the banking industry to support himself and his dad while learning English and attending college. Continue reading
Stretches of Interstate 94 and Kellogg Boulevard in St. Paul will be closed this weekend. Spring Commencement 2015 is Sunday, May 17, at 2 pm at St. Paul RiverCentre. Doors open at 1:15 pm. Please adjust your travel plans accordingly. Continue reading
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
Just a few spots remain for the 42nd Annual Alumni Golf Tournament at the TPC Twin Cities in Blaine, Minn., Monday, May 18. Continue reading
The Community Development Clinic at William Mitchell College of Law celebrated 10 years of service to the community on Friday, April 24, 2015 with a CLE, reception, and the release of a 10-year report.
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.
On Wednesday, April 29, 2015, William Mitchell College of Law honored the Honorable Cara Lee Neville ’75 and John M. Degnan ’76, two exceptional alumni, by presenting them with awards at the annual DeParcq Leadership Celebration. Continue reading
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
William Mitchell has received an $89,000 grant from Access Group, Inc. to design and implement an evaluation of the hybrid, on-campus/online program at Mitchell. Continue reading
William Mitchell students Andrew Wilson, 2L, and Robert Yount, 3L, took third place in the Thurgood A. Marshall Memorial Moot Court Competition, on Friday, March 27, 2015, in Washington, D.C. Continue reading
The William Mitchell Intellectual Property Institute and the LegalCORPS Inventor Assistance Program will present a panel discussion on the Advancement of Women in IP Practice, sponsored by Patterson Thuente IP, on Monday, Apr. 20, from 1:30-3:00 pm, in the William Mitchell Auditorium.
William Mitchell President and Dean Eric S. Janus will speak at spring commencement on Sunday, May 17, 2015. Continue reading
Stephen R. Lewis, Jr., a member of the William Mitchell board of trustees, will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 22nd Annual Mutual Fund Industry Awards on Thursday, Mar. 26, at the Mandarin Oriental in New York City. Continue reading