Law Professor Robert "Skip" Ash was a guest Wednesday on Regent RSG alumnus ’98 John Anthony Simmons' radio program Right Here, Right Now on WSCA in Portsmouth, N.H., to discuss whether enemy combatants should be tried in civilian or military courts.
Law Professor Brad Jacob appeared on CBN's NewsWatch on Tuesday to talk about gay rights and religious freedom with regard to the Employment Non-Discrimination Act.
Regent University School of Law was recently identified as one of PreLaw Magazine's 20 Most Innovative Law Schools, defined as "...schools that are on the cutting edge when it comes to preparing students for the future."
Pages 32-33 of the article reads,
Through Regent Law's Integrated Lawyer Training, students participate in a number of opportunities designed to enhance their legal education through hands-on training and ethical formation.
Students learn workplace skills, such as basic accounting principles and technological competence with e-discovery, e-filing and other cutting edge law office technology. Third year students also have the opportunity to participate in a for-credit apprenticeship, where they work and study under an attorney while taking online coursework.
Regent Law was also ranked in the top 15 of law schools for human rights law and given an "A" rating.
As Regional Legal Coordinator with Freedom Firm in Maharashtra, India, Evan Henck ‘07 helps unravel the complex legal and social difficulties that come with prosecuting sex trafficking. Evan’s virtual journal entry below depicts the sobering reality of the sex trade even as it celebrates the Freedom Firm’s recent progress. It originally appeared in the 2010 Spring/Summer edition of “Brief Remark”, Regent University School of Law’s new biannual publication. From giving papers at a national human rights conferences and training human rights attorneys, to subsidizing summer internships within the nascent Center for Global Justice, the Regent Law community is committed to furthering the cause of justice at home and abroad. If you feel called to the legal profession and to the fight for social justice, a Regent J.D. might be for you. Learn more here.
Jan. 16 2010 Maharashtra, India In January an informant phoned Suresh Pawar, a human rights activist with the Freedom Firm in Maharashtra, India,…
Congratulations to Regent Law alums John Legg (’08) and Ari Craig (‘09), two of only three recipients of Judge Advocate General (JAG) appointments to the National Security and U.S. Foreign Relations Law LL.M. program at George Washington.
John is a JAG in the Air Force and his follow-on assignment is to the Department of Law at the Air Force Academy to teach cadets.
Ari, a JAG in the Navy, will be assigned to an operational law billet in Washington, D.C.
Selection by the armed services for this LL.M. Program is based on the applicant’s military record as an officer. We are very proud of them both!