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Students Work through Final Round of Davis Competition

  By: Stephen Edwards, 2L Staff Writer   The Final Round of the John W. Davis Moot Court Competition is always a grand affair. Students and faculty gather annually to

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Law Students do Halloween in Lex

By: Sarah Telle, 2L Section Editor Every October students at Washington and Lee University shed their daily uniform of suits and/or sweats to show off their creative side…or attempt to

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Hiring Survey Speaks Half-Truths

By: Amanda Triplett, 1L Junior Layout Editor For 3Ls searching for a firm to call home in a post-2008 legal market, a study released by Robert Half Legal states that

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New Year, New You, New Student Organizations

By: Elizabeth Lilienthal, 2L Staff Writer   The Organizations and Activities Fair this year was held on Friday, September 1st. In case you missed it, here’s an overview of some


Professor Sarah Haan Joins the W&L Faculty

By: Emily Hoover, 1L Contributing Writer As the 2017-2018 school year opens at W&L Law, 1Ls are not the only unfamiliar faces on campus. Professor Sarah Haan has joined the


Convocation: Engaging in Dialogue

By: Alan Carrillo, 3L Staffwriter For most law students, September 6th was just another Wednesday in the early weeks of fall classes. For undergraduate students, it was the last day


W&L Natatorium Falls Short of 50m

By: Courtney Iverson, 1L Contributing Writer One of W&L’s more peculiar traditions is the swimming test that is administered to all incoming first years during their Orientation. This test came into


VA Bill Bars Sanctuary Cities for Immigrants

By: Jackie Hacker, 2L Section Editor Last month, the General Assembly passed a single-sentence law that ostensibly prohibits ‘sanctuary cities’ in the Commonwealth. The bill, House Bill 2000, entitled “Sanctuary