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Eric S. Janus

William Mitchell president and dean announces plan to return to teaching; search to begin for new law school leader

Eric S. Janus has announced that he will conclude his role as president and dean of William Mitchell College of Law in June 2015 to return to the Mitchell faculty. He will have served as president and dean for eight years, and as a member of the Mitchell faculty for more than 30 years. Continue …


Gov. Dayton appoints two Mitchell graduates to the Minnesota Court of Appeals

Today, Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton announced the appointment of two William Mitchell graduates as judges on the Minnesota Court of Appeals. the Honorable Denise D. Reilly ’83 and Peter M. Reyes, Jr. ’97 will be appointed to at-large seats, which will become vacant upon the retirements of the Honorable Thomas J. Kalitowski and the Honorable …


Symposium explores ways to improve responses to children and families at risk

William Mitchell College of Law will host an all-day symposium based on an upcoming, special issue of the William Mitchell Law Review (Volume 40, Issue 3), which is focused on issues related to child protection and families at risk: “A Critical Look at Child Protection: Improving Responses to Children and Families at Risk” will take place …