pro bono

College of Law seeks Access to Justice and Pro Bono Program Fellow

December 1, 2017 2:37 pm
The University of Tennessee College of Law invites applications for the part-time position of Access to Justice and Pro Bono Program Fellow. This position provide staff direction and coordination, in cooperation with the faculty advisors and the Institute for Professional Leadership, for the College’s student pro bono and other public interest programs.

College of Law meets fundraising goal, continues efforts

October 23, 2017 12:12 pm
Just 22 months after launching the most ambitious fundraising campaign in its history, the University of Tennessee College of Law has reached its $45 million goal. Dean Melanie D. Wilson credited the college’s dedicated alumni and friends who have responded thus far with unprecedented generosity.

UT Law grad named TBA Volunteer of the Year

December 22, 2016 9:13 am
Recent graduate Kirsten Jacobson was recently recognized by the Tennessee Bar Association as this year’s Law Student Volunteer of the Year, after logging more than 900 hours of pro bono work during her time at UT Law.

Connecting the Dots

March 21, 2016 3:41 pm
Every law student—past and present—can talk about those times when they feel stressed, overwhelmed, and overworked. But underneath the thousands of pages of reading and dozens of assignments on their plates lies the real reason why most students enter law school in the first place: to help people.