The Student Bar Association is proud to announce that the recipient of the Student of the Month Award for January 2012 is Amanda Warford!
Amanda is a published member and the Senior Articles Editor of the University of Louisville Law Review, Volume 50. Throughout her time in law school, she has been a participant in the Street Law Partnership with Central High School, a research assistant for Professor Judith Fischer, and a member of many student organizations. Amanda is a recipient of the Bench & Bar Fund Scholarship, as well as of the Marian Kincaid Warns & Carl Warns, Jr. Scholarship. Last summer, she participated in a panel for the 28th Annual Carl A. Warns, Jr. Labor & Employment Law Institute entitled "Objection! Evidentiary Issues in Employment Litigation." Her legal experience includes working as a legal intern for Thomas M. Jones, an attorney in Lawrenceburg, Kentucky, and as a law clerk for Bishop & Associates, P.S.C. She has also worked as a summer associate for Wyatt, Tarrant & Combs, LLP. After graduation, Amanda will be clerking for Judge Joseph H. McKinley, Jr. in Owensboro, Kentucky. She will then return to Louisville, where she has accepted a position with Wyatt, Tarrant & Combs, LLP.
The Student Bar Association congratulates Amanda for her accomplishments and contributions to the University of Louisville Brandeis School of Law.
The food will be Cajun
The music will flow
Come wearing your beads –
It’s Mardi Gras don’t ya know!
Please join us! Mosaic Lobby, Tuesday February 21, 11:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Interested in Journals at the Brandeis School of Law? Learn how to get involved and participate in journal activities and membership. Come to an information session today at 12:10 p.m., in Room 175. Representives from the University of Louisville Law Review, the Journal of Law and Education, and the Journal of Animal and Environmental Law, will provide information on journal opportunities and benefits.
Papa John's pizza will be served.
The Kentucky Office of the Attorney General is accepting applications for unpaid law student internships for the summer of 2012. Internships are available in the following divisions and offices: Office of Rate Intervention (utility cases), Civil Litigation, Administrative Hearings, Opinions, Consumer Protection, Victim’s Advocacy, Prosecutors Advisory Council, Criminal Appeals, and Special Prosecutions.
Work stations for all divisions and offices are in Frankfort, Kentucky. Interested law students should submit resumes to Sean Riley, Civil Director, by e-mail at email@example.com on or before February 24th. We cannot guarantee assignment to a particular division or office, but the students should indicate at least two divisions of interest.
As a fundraiser for the Central Partnership Program, Central Fellow Courtney Pawley will be binding appellate briefs for 1Ls from March 2-4. There will be a sign-up sheet at the Resource Center beginning Monday February 20 if you would like to have all three briefs bound for the low cost of $10.60. When you sign-up on the sheet you will receive red or blue paper for the covers of your briefs.
BLS professors will have more details next week to give to interested students.