McElroy Lecture on Law and Religion

Our annual McElroy Lecture provides a forum for prominent thinkers and leaders to address fundamental issues of law and religion. This year's lecturer is Intisar A. Rabb, a Professor of Law at Harvard Law School and Director of its Islamic Legal Studies Program. Dr. Rabb also holds an appointment as a Professor of History at Harvard University and as the Susan S. and Kenneth L. Wallach Professor at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study. The title of Dr. Rabb's Lecture is, "Qāḍī Justice: Islamic Law as Procedure." The lecture will be held on March 2, 2017, from 5:00 – 6:00 pm in room 226, followed by a complimentary reception in the atrium. Register Online for McElroy Lecture>> Event Details>>

At Detroit Mercy Law Campus from Thursday, March 2, 2017 to Thursday, March 2, 2017 Hosted by Office of Alumni RelationsAdmissions,Students,Alumni&Friends,Main Events,Faculty Events

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Law Review Symposium

The Law Review will host its annual symposium on March 3, 2017. The symposium will feature legal professionals and scholars from across the country to discuss the American Bar Association's implementation of Standards 314 and 315, which deal with formative assessments in law school classrooms. For more information click HERE.

At Room 226 from Friday, March 3, 2017 to Friday, March 3, 2017 Hosted by Law ReviewAdmissions,Students,Alumni&Friends,Main Events,Faculty Events

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Prof. Patrick A. Keenan Memorial Appellate Advocacy Tournament

The Professor Patrick A. Keenan Memorial Appellate Advocacy Tournament for Detroit Mercy Law upperclass students will be held on campus in March. Professor Keenan served on the Detroit Mercy Law faculty from 1976 until he passed away in 2006. He taught numerous courses, including constitutional law, evidence, criminal law, trial practice, torts, and professional responsibility. From humble beginnings as a storefront lawyer, he was always passionate about the law and taught his students the importance of fair representation for people from all walks of life. The preliminary rounds will be held on March 10 and March 11 and the final round will be on March 15. Alumni are needed to judge the preliminary rounds and may RSVP to the Moot Court Board of Advocates. Questions may be directed to Professor Gary Maveal.

At Atrium from Friday, March 10, 2017 to Wednesday, March 15, 2017 Hosted by Moot Court Board of AdvocatesEvents,Students,Alumni&Friends,Main Events,Faculty Events

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Erin Go Law Networking Reception

The Board of Directors of the University of Detroit Mercy Law Alumni Association invites judges, attorneys, and Detroit Mercy law students to attend its career networking reception, "Erin Go Law," on Thursday, March 16, from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. in the atrium of the School of Law.  Register Online>>         More Information>>

At Atrium from Thursday, March 16, 2017 to Thursday, March 16, 2017 Hosted by Office of Alumni RelationsEvents,Students,Career Services,Alumni&Friends,Main Events,Faculty Events

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BLSA Vegas Night

The Detroit Mercy Law Black Law Students Association is hosting its 12th annual Vegas Night on Saturday, March 25, from 7:00 - 11:00 p.m. at Pi Banquet Hall in Southfield. Questions regarding the event may be directed to BLSA's President, Alex Green IV. Event Brochure>>     Event Invitation>> Sponsorship Form>>     Purchase Tickets>>

At Pi Banquet Hall from Saturday, March 25, 2017 to Saturday, March 25, 2017 Hosted by Black Law Students AssociationStudents,Career Services,Alumni&Friends,Main Events,Faculty Events

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Red Mass 2017

Detroit Mercy Law will host its 105th annual Red Mass on Tuesday, September 26, 2017, at noon at Ss. Peter & Paul Jesuit Church, followed by a complimentary luncheon in the atrium. Red Mass is an opportunity for law students, judges, lawyers, civic leaders, faculty, staff, and administrators of all faiths to come together and celebrate the beginning of the new judicial term and academic year. The School has hosted the Red Mass on behalf of the Archdiocese of Detroit at Saints Peter and Paul since the School opened in 1912. Driving Directions and Parking>>

At Atrium from Tuesday, September 26, 2017 to Tuesday, September 26, 2017 Hosted by Office of Alumni RelationsAdmissions,Students,Alumni&Friends,Faculty Events

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Golf Outing

Detroit Mercy Law will host its second annual Golf Outing on September 29, 2017, at The Inn at St. John's in Plymouth, with a shotgun start at 12:00 p.m. followed by dinner and an awards ceremony at 6:00 p.m., where we will present the Time & Talent Award and the Rising Star Award. All alumni, faculty, staff, administrators, students, and their guests are welcome to attend this exciting event as part of Detroit Mercy's Homecoming festivities. Please contact Denise Hickey or Amy Smith with any questions. Save this date - we sold out last year!

At The Inn at St. John's from Friday, September 29, 2017 to Friday, September 29, 2017 Hosted by School of Law AdministrationEvents,Students,Alumni&Friends,Faculty Events

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