Student Bar Association News

New Members from the Journal of Animal and Environmental Law Selected

The Editorial Board of the Journal of Animal and Environmental Law (JAEL) is pleased to announce the selection of the following students as new members for the 2012-2013 academic year:

Hannah Hoover

Caitlin Baird

Jaime Nelson

John Hollan

Derek Miles

Jesse Genova

Jennifer Ewa

Kathleen Richards

Sierra Ashby

Brandon Johnson

Tara Skaggs

Ella Neely

Greg Finch

Christy Ferko

Mia Walters

Kiera Hollis


Congratulations to these students on their accomplishment! We look forward to seeing great things from JAEL this coming year. 

2012 Composites

Attention Class of 2012:

Those students that ordered a composit photo that did not pick it up at graduation can now pick up the photo in Ms. Reh's office. If you have any questions, please contact Debra Reh directly via email or phone: (502)852-6368.

Graduation Party

SBA Graduation Party

Where: Flanagan's, 934 Baxter Ave

When:   Wednesday, May 9 2012

Time:    8 p.m. - Midnight

Come celebrate our graduating 3L class and the end of the school year! Hors d'oeuvres, wine, and beer are provided. Non-student guests are welcome. Please bring your student ID. We hope to see you there!


Graduation Information

Attention Graduates

All information pertaining to Graduation Day events is now on the Law School website: And many congratuations!!


Louisville Law T-Shirts

To those that have order Louisville Law t-shirts - they're now available at the Resource Center. They can be picked up until 3:00 on Thursday, May 3 or until 12:00 on Friday, May 4th.

Locker Return - Deadline is Thursday, May 3

All those graduating students who purchased locks for a locker in the basement, must turn in their locks to the Resource Center by next Thursday, May 3.  The hours for the Resource Center are 8am - 6pm during the week.

3L/4L Class Composite Picture Proof

ATTENTION GRADUATING 3LS & 4LS:  Please view the attached composite photo proof. Check for any errors or revisions that need to be made (such as misspellings of your name). You must email Katie Bennett at by TOMORROW, Thursday April 26th at 5:00 p.m. if you would like any corrections to be made before the composite goes into production. 

Massages for Finals

On Monday, April 23rd and Monday, April 30th, free massages will be offered in the Washer Lounge. Massage Therapists will be available from 9:00 am - 5:00 pm. Take a 15-minute break to unwind before going back to the books. Sign-up sheets are located on the door outside the Washer Lounge. Students get priority, but faculty and staff are also welcome to a free massage. Brought to you by your Student Bar Associaiton

Law Students for Justice - New Officers

Law Students for Justice, the school's newly formed student group for aspiring trial lawyers, is pleased to announce its officers for the 2012-13 school year.

President: Ashley Haile
Vice President: Denise Hall
Secretary: Paige Hamby
Treasurer: Jimmy Kaufman
Public relations coordinator: Donna Marie Tooill

Law Students for Justice also wants to remind student members of its parent organization, the Kentucky Justice Association, that they receive free admission to all CLE events, including upcoming sessions on litigating auto wrecks, subrogation, and courtroom strategy. For more details contact one of next year's officers, or send an email to Alex Davis at

Congratulations to new SBA Officers

Congratulations to the newly elected SBA Officers!!


3L Rep: Shawn Spalding

SGA Senators: Colton Biro and Damon McCormick

Technology Rep: Brian Strunk


Thanks again to the wonderful outgoing SBA Executive Committee led by SBA President Kristie Wetterer, Vice-President Katie Bennett, Secretary Thomas Stevens, Treasurer Stephanie Loper and Evening Vice President Joe Dunman. You've done a wonderful job and will be terribly missed!