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Professor Brenda Reddix-Smalls Presents at Berkeley School of Law

 On August 7 and 8, 2014, NCCU School of Law Professor Brenda Reddix-Smalls attended the fourteenth annual Intellectual Property Scholars Conference at UC Berkeley School of Law in Berkeley, California. Prof. Reddix-Smalls presented her research on the legal issues and … Continue reading

NCCU Announces its 2014 “Forty under Forty” Recipients

North Carolina Central University announced the 2014 “Forty under Forty” recipients that will be honored at an Awards Gala on September 12th at the Sheraton Imperial Hotel in Durham. Included among the honorees are law school alumni Dominique W. Williams … Continue reading

Gardner ’02 Appointed to Town Council

Kris Gardner, ’02, was appointed to the Morrisville Town Council on March 25, 2014, to fill the remainder of a four-year term.  Gardner is a partner at Tharrington Smith, LLP in Raleigh.  He was sworn into office by the Hon. … Continue reading

NCCU School of Law WOWS New Chancellor during Installation Program

On Wednesday, April 2, NCCU Law students, faculty and staff impressed Chancellor Deborah Saunders – White with a reenactment of the landmark decisions in McKissick v. Carmichael, Brown v. Board of Education, and a contemporary reenactment of the Moral Monday … Continue reading

Our 2014 Commencement Speaker – Attorney Paulette Brown

Paulette Brown Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP Partner Paulette is a member of Edwards Wildman’s Labor & Employment Practice Group and the Firm’s Chief Diversity Officer. Throughout her career of more than 35 years, she has held a number of … Continue reading

Professor Kathleen C. Wallace, to serve as a Crisis Intervention Specialist and Legal Counsel…

Professor Kacie Wallace is co-sponsoring, with Bob Beason, the NC Bar Association Dispute Resolution section annual conference in Greensboro February 13-14. The highlight of the conference will be a panel discussion with NC legislators Rick Glazier, Sarah Stevens, Chuck McGrady and … Continue reading

Professor Scott Holmes wins the 2013 Indy Weekly’s Citizens Award

Prof. Scott Holmes won the 2013 Indy Weekly’s Citizen Award for battling the criminalization of poverty.  He provides representation for the unrepresented poor in the Durham community who are affected by the Durham ordinance.  He also helped draft an alternative … Continue reading

Professor Wendy Scott, to serve on the Executive Planning Committee for the 2014 SE/SW POC conference

In 2013, Wendy B. Scott vetted a work-in-progress and spoke on two panels at the Southeast/Southwest People of Color Conference and spoke on the Supreme Court Review panel at SEALS. She also published  Book Review: Presumed Incompetent: The Intersections Of … Continue reading

Professor Brenda Gibson has accepted a position

Professor Brenda Gibson has accepted a position on the Editorial Board for the Legal Writing Institute (LWI) Monograph Series.  This position is for Volumes Four and Five of the Monograph Series. Additionally, Professors Wendy Scott and Brenda Gibson served as … Continue reading

Patricia Dickerson Selected to Attend 2014 AALL Leadership Institute

Patricia Dickerson Selected to Attend 2014 AALL Leadership Institute Patricia Dickerson was selected to attend the AALL Leadership Academy in Chicago, IL, in April.  While at the Academy, Patricia will spend two busy days developing and honing leadership skills in … Continue reading