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Home Away From Home

School of Law faculty, staff and J.D. students welcome international students from its LL.M. in U.S. Law program into their classrooms and homes.
School of Law Professor Jerry Organ poses for a portrait in front of the School of Law Building in Minneapolis on July 19, 2017.

Helping Law Students Succeed

Jerry Organ, who was named No. 19 in a list of Most Influential People in Legal Education, discusses helping law students succeed.
Standing Rock - person on horse

Beyond Standing Rock

Several law graduates have worked with tribes as they struggle with sovereignty and U.S. government legal issues.
"Alberto"

The Faces of Immigration

Law students share their stories about working with the immigration clients of the University of St. Thomas Legal Services Clinic.
Rob Vischer

Learning By Doing

School of Law Dean Robert Vischer: "Our commitment to 'learning by doing' cannot only inspire a passion for service and instill a deeper understanding of how the law works, it also can, put simply, help our students get jobs."
Bryan Huffman

Life Lessons

As assistant general counsel for St. Paul Public Schools, Bryan Huffman '11 J.D. advises district administration on intellectual property law, lease agreements, data requests, and labor and employment.

A Priceless Decision

When his boss was arrested, Mike Wietecki '06 J.D. and the rest of the management team let investors redeem their assets, which was costly, but the ethical thing to do.