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Dean Emeritus Jeff Lewis Appointed to ABA Leadership Position

Saint Louis University School of Law is pleased to announce Dean Emeritus and Professor Jeffrey Lewis has been named Vice-Chair of the American Bar Association’s (ABA) Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the

Law Library Joins Project to Provide Digital Access to Thousands of Historical Documents

Ever wonder what kind of debates came out of the first Missouri Constitutional Convention? Well now your questions can be answered.

Dean Search Candidates Announced

After an intensive national search, the search committee for the Dean of the School of Law is pleased to announce that the following individuals will be visiting campus:

Joel Goldstein: SLU LAW's "Veep Virtuoso"

Professor Joel K. Goldstein is the man of the hour - every four years. He has been quoted in over 80 different publications and even interviewed by Katie Couric. He has had a lot to say about running mates for both presumptive candidates and the importance of the role of a vice president.


SLU LAW in the news


Goldman, Roger L.

Professor Emeritus Roger Goldman appeared on CBS This Morning discussing the transfer of police officers from one city department to another and the issues with police licensing.  

Flanders, Chad W.

Professor Chad Flanders and second year student Desiree Austin-Holliday wrote a piece for the St. Louis Post Dispatch on the implications of Missouri Legislature's vote to override Governor Jay Nixon's veto of the sweeping gun rights bill. 


Roediger, Brendan
Lee, Patricia H.

Professor Patricia H. Lee has been appointed to the Association of American Law School's Standing Committee on Recruitment and Retention of Minority Law Teachers and Students. Her term expires in 2019.

Goldstein, Joel

Professor Joel Goldstein was highlighed in a Northwestern News article on his keynote address about the Vice Presidency.  


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