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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 →

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Mitchell team takes top honors again at the national NALSA moot court competition

William Mitchell students once again brought home the Top Team Advocates and Top Brief honors from the National Native American Law Students Association moot court competition. Joshua Peterson and Scott Jurchisin won first place in both categories at the competition held this past weekend at the University of Arizona in Tucson.   Continue reading →


William Mitchell College of Law and Hamline University School of Law to combine

On Thursday, Feb. 12, 2015, William Mitchell College of Law and Hamline University School of Law signed an agreement to combine. The union will bring together two schools that have shaped Minnesota’s legal landscape for more than a combined 154 years, creating the top law school in the Midwest for students seeking a rigorous, practical, …

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Mitchell fundraising campaign exceeds $25 million goal

William Mitchell College of Law has successfully concluded its four-and-a-half year fundraising campaign—the largest in the college’s history—raising $25.5 million for scholarships, faculty, and innovation. During the “If Not for Mitchell” Campaign, which ended Dec. 31, 2014, alumni set new records for giving, with alumni from 69 class years participating and donating 65 percent of the …


William Mitchell College of Law selects Mark Gordon as new president and dean

The Board of Trustees of William Mitchell College of Law today announced the appointment of Mark C. Gordon, a respected educator and innovator, as its new president and dean. Gordon will begin as president and dean at William Mitchell on July 1, 2015, bringing nearly 30 years of experience in higher education and public service. He …