U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Neil M. Gorsuch surprises University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law students at orientation

Ninety new law students listened to inspiring words from Justice Gorsuch, who welcomed them to the legal profession during a symbolic swearing-in ceremony on Aug. 21 in Salt Lake City. (Aug. 21, 2020) —Incoming law students at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law received an unexpected and thrilling surprise to end their […]

College of Law Announces Award, Fellowship and Scholarship Recipients

September 23, 2014 — The University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law has announced its list of award, fellowship and scholarship recipients for the Classes of 2013, 2014 and 2015.   Deans Award Stephen Dent `14 Alexandrea Nelson `15 Jeremy Brodis `16   Faculty Award Bret Evans `14 Larissa Lee `15 Zach Williams `16 […]

College of Law Finalizes Plans for New Building

After more than six years of dreaming, programmatic innovations, architectural planning, and generating support locally and across the country, the College of Law’s new 155,000-gross-square-foot building will soon be a reality. In its 2012 session, the legislature provided full bonding authority to finance the project, as well as approval to use state funds to operate […]

College of Law Expands International Focus with Two-Year Global J.D. Program for Foreign Lawyers

The University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, already renowned for combining classical legal education with a major international focus, is expanding its reach with a two-year Global J.D. Program for foreign lawyers.