Our faculty are leaders in scholarship, teaching and service, as detailed in our faculty profiles. Here are highlights of their recent achievements:

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Clinical Assistant Professor & Wilbanks Child Endangerment and Sexual Exploitation Clinic Director Emma M. Hetherington and 2022 graduate Hannah Elias Sbaity published "CSES Treatment Courts: An Opportunity for Positive, Trauma-Informed, and Therapeutic Systems Responses in Family and Juvenile Courts" in 43 Mitchell Hamline Law Journal of Public Policy and Practice 200 (2022) (with A. Dunnigan).

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Callaway Chair Elizabeth Chamblee Burch was featured in a Bloomberg News article regarding Juul and personal injury lawsuits. The article titled "Juul and Its Courtroom Foes Stare Down FDA Ban as Trial Nears" was written by Malathi Nayak and published 6/28/22. The article was reprinted by other media outlets including Insurance Journal.

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Associate Dean for International Programs & Post Professor Melissa J. "MJ" Durkee presented as part of the “International Law, National Security, and Corporate Law” plenary session at the National Business Law Scholars Conference held at the University of Oklahoma College of Law in June.


Hosch Professor & Meigs Distinguished Teaching Professor Lori A. Ringhand was featured in Maine's Portland Press Herald regarding U.S. Supreme Court precedents. The article titled "Sen. Collins, facing backlash, calls Supreme Court decision 'a sudden and radical jolt' was written by Colin Woodard and published 6/24/22.

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Callaway Chair of Law Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson was featured in the Augusta Chronicle regarding the fate of Georgia's "heartbeat law" following the U.S. Supreme Court's decision in Dobbs v. Jackson. The article titled "Supreme Court Roe v. Wade decision means Georgia's abortion law can take effect quickly" was written by Abraham Kenmore and published 6/24/22.