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Focus Forward - January 2013
Judith S. Kaye

College of Law Welcomes Judith S. Kaye as Commencement Speaker

Hon. Judith S. Kaye will serve as Commencement speaker as the Syracuse University College of Law celebrates its Commencement on Friday, May 10, at 1 p.m. in the Carrier Dome. Kaye will receive a Doctor of Laws honorary degree from Syracuse University at its 159th Commencement exercises on Sunday, May 12.

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Community News

Keith J. Bybee

Second Circuit Court in Syracuse, Sponsors Hands Lecture with Professor Keith J. Bybee

For the first time in its 123-year history, the Court of Appeals held court in Syracuse Friday, April 19. A three-judge panel of circuit judges heard oral arguments in the ceremonial courtroom on the third floor of the Hanley Courthouse.

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Bernard Cheriff

Syracuse Law Review Honors Distinguished Alumnus, Bernard Cheriff L'54

Mr. Bernard Cheriff L'54 was presented the Alumni Achievement Award at the 63rd Annual Law Review Banquet on Friday, April 12th. The award is meant to honor a Law Review alumnus.

Edmund H. Lewis Appellate Advocacy Competition

41st Annual Mackenzie Hughes LLP, Edmund H. Lewis Appellate Advocacy Competition

On Wednesday, April 3rd, the final arguments were heard by Judge James Graves of the Fifth Circuit, Judge Rosemary Pooler of the Second Circuit, Judge William Hayes of the Southern District of California, Judge Hancock, retired, New York Court of Appeals, Judge Fredrick Scullin of the NDNY, Judge Peebles of the NDNY, and Judge Mae D'Agostino of the NDNY.

The winners of the 41st Annual Mackenzie Hughes LLP Edmund H. Lewis Appellate Advocacy Competition are Gracie Wright & Sam Robbins.


Call for SULAA Member Applications

The Syracuse University Law Alumni Association ("SULAA") is accepting applications from Syracuse Law alumni interested in serving on SULAA's Board of Directors.

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Spotlight On:

Patricia Austin

Matthew R. Policastro, L'02

Lionel Sawyer & Collins
Las Vegas, NV

Matthew Policastro, L'02, is a shareholder at Lionel Sawyer & Collins, in Las Vegas, where his practice is focused on estate planning, probate, and taxation.

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Dineen Hall

The Campaign for Dineen Hall

Time travel through the last 11 months (in under 2 minutes) and watch as Dineen Hall rises through sun, rain, and of course, snow.

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Lubin House

Boca Raton, FL

Join fellow law alumni for cocktails and hors d'oeuvres on May 1st.

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D.C. Law Dialogs, April 4

Summer Networking Nights, NYC and DC

Alumni host current and incoming students for a night of networking.

NYC – June 26 at Stout NYC
DC – July 17 at Clyde's of Gallery Place

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Hire an SU Student/Alumni

Hire an SU Law Student

Accepting Employer Registrations for the 2013 Fall Interview Program

The Office of Professional & Career Development will host on-campus interviews August 27 – November 15, 2013 and is now accepting reservations

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Orange Law Pride

Orange Organizations

Pie a Professor!

Professor Rakesh Anand, Professor Gregory Germain and Asst. Dean Tomas Gonzalez L'05 volunteered to be "pied" as part of a Relay for Life fundraiser for the American Cancer Society.

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