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UNC Trial and Moot Court Teams Enjoy Success at Prestigious Competitions

In recent weeks, several UNC School of Law Moot Court and Trial Teams have enjoyed success in prestigious national competitions. Our students have also been involved in planning and hosting competitions at UNC. Regardless of the outcome, our students consistently cite moot court and trial teams as an important way to build confidence and practical skills that will help them in the court room and beyond.

Client Counseling Team 2014


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Posted by Allison L. Reid on Tue. March 25, 2014 11:41 AM
Categories: Academics, Student Organizations

The Latest News from Carolina Law

For your reading enjoyment, UNC School of Law has just published the spring/summer 2013 issue of Carolina Law magazine. In this issue we highlight our student externship program (p. 23). You can also learn about our newly reinvigorated moot court program (p.21).

Interested in learning more from current students and recent alumni about how our expanded curricular and extra-curricular activities have prepared them for a successful career? Read “Getting Practical” (p. 18).

We look forward to seeing you on campus in August, but in the meantime, we hope you enjoy this taste of what it will be like to be a Carolina Law student.


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Posted by Allison L. Reid on Wed. May 15, 2013 11:15 AM
Categories: Academics, Admissions, Student Organizations

Getting Practical at UNC School of Law

Carolina Law provides the kind of practical experiences that will prepare you to excel in the real-world practice of law.

Judge for Yourself

Our first-year students build a strong foundation for legal learning in our innovative and intensive writing and research program. More than 25 newly developed transition-to-practice courses offer second- and third-year students hands-on learning in a broad range of practice areas, from bankruptcy to biotechnology.

Carolina Law's Externship Program enhances the traditional classroom experience by placing more than 150 students annually with practicing lawyers and judges in the community, the state and beyond. Student externs explore particular areas of practice, while developing key lawyering skills.


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Posted by Michael J. States on Thu. March 28, 2013 10:51 AM
Categories: Admissions, Pro Bono & Public Interest, Student Organizations

Summer Events for entering 1Ls

Our Carolina Law Ambassadors have planned several events throughout the summer for our entering first-year law students to get to know one another before Orientation officially kicks off at the end of August. Come on out and meet some of your classmates!

  • Fridays on the Front Porch at the Carolina Inn - June 17, 5-8 p.m.
  • Durham Bulls v. Toledo Mudhens with Friday Night Fireworks - July 22 @ 7:05 p.m.
  • Maple View Farm - Saturday, August 6 (afternoon)
  • Fridays on the Front Porch at the Carolina Inn - August 12, 5-8 p.m.
  • A Night of Fun on Franklin Street - Friday, August 19th starting at Goodfella's
  • 1L & Faculty Softball Tournament - Orientation

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Posted by Jennifer R. Kott on Thu. June 9, 2011 10:41 AM
Categories: Student Organizations

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