STUDY INTERNATIONALLY

STUDY INTERNATIONALLY

  • Dual JD program with the University of Windsor
  • Extensive international law and comparative law courses
  • Established relationship with Universite d’Auvergne in Clermont-Ferrand, France

HANDS-ON LEARNING FROM DAY ONE

HANDS-ON LEARNING FROM DAY ONE

  • A legal writing program that starts in the first year and continues through the upper level courses.
  • A clinical program that ensures every student the opportunity to represent a client.
  • A unique law firm program that allows students to engage in simulated cases and transactions in specific practice areas.

EXPAND YOUR CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

EXPAND YOUR CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

  • Downtown Detroit location provides proximity to courts and employers
  • Strong Alumni Network dedicated to supporting Detroit Mercy Law graduates
  • Ability to pursue a concentration in Immigration Law or Family Law

DEDICATED TO SOCIAL JUSTICE

DEDICATED TO SOCIAL JUSTICE

  • Committed to developing lawyers who serve the public good
  • Committed to serving the Detroit community
  • Founded on Jesuit and Mercy principles of service and the success of each individual

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Auction Items

Please check back regularly as we add new items to this list.

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Kentucky Derby Package - includes three night accommodations at the Galt House Hotel, Grandstand seating for the Kentucky Oaks and Kentucky Derby Race, admission to the Ferdinand's Ball, private cocktail party and dinner, souvenirs and more.

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Trip to Little Palm Island Resort and Spa located off the Florida Keys Coastline, an island accessible only by plane or boat.

 

Congressional Club Cookbook - family recipes from members of the House and Senate and Supreme Court Justices.

Hot Air Balloon Ride for two from Sky Advertures - trip for two includes a one hour flight followed by champagne, cheese and crackers.

Original Pastel Portrait by Debbie Goldring - an original pastel head study portrait of your horse, dog or cat. Custom framing included!

Zingerman's Baking Class - get hands on instruction in the art of baking during a four hour class.

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Opus One - Become a Culinaut - Lucky winner will prepare a meal in the kitchen with an Opus One chef and serve the meal to six of their friends that evening.
Townsend Hotel - Overnight accomodation for two in luxury room. Package includes chocolate covered strawberries, chilled champagne, and a breakfast credit. townsend
countryclub Golf at the Country Club of Detroit with the Dean - Be the guest of Dean Lloyd Semple for 18 holes of golf followed by libations and lunch.

Shanty Creek Resort - Enjoy a one week stay this summer in a three bedroom, three bath condo on the 3rd fairway of the Legend Golf Course in the Shanty Creek Resort in Bellaire, MI.

Golf at Devil's Ridge Golf Club - enjoy a round of golf with a cart for three people.

Gold Cup Hydroplane Races on the Detroit River - tickets for four.

Bottle of Black Stallion 2009 Napa Valley Cabernet Saugignon.

Condo in Scottsdale, Arizona - enjoy one week in a two bedroom, two bath condo.

Brookwood Golf Club - one 18 round with cart for four people.

In the kitchen at Opus One - winner enjoys a cooking class with the ladies from the dean's suite.

Caesars Windsor Getaway Package - Package includes an overnight stay and tickets to see a concert at the Colosseum.

Root Restaurant - Enjoy dinner at Root Restaurant in White Lake, the 2012 restaurant of the year by the Detroit Free Press.

 

 

 

 

 

EVENTS


Lunch at the Michigan Bar Exam - Michigan State University

Tuesday, February 23, 2016 - 11:45 am

Complimentary boxed lunches will be served to Detroit Mercy Law graduates taking the Michigan Bar Exam on February 23 and February 24. We will be in the Kellogg Center during lunch breaks to distribute the free lunches.

For additional information, please contact Asst. Dean Denise Hickey at 313-596-0202, hickeydp@udmercy.edu. 


2016 International Drafting Competition - University of Detroit Mercy

Friday, February 26, 2016 - 9:00 am

Detroit Mercy Law's International Intellectual Property Law Clinic in conjunction with the Elijah J. McCoy United States Patent and Trademark Office will host the inaugural International Patent Drafting Competition.

http://law.udmercy.edu/index.php/academics1/patent-drafting-competition


Book Awards Ceremony & Reception - Detroit Mercy Law Campus

Tuesday, March 1, 2016 - 5:00 pm

Detroit Mercy Law will host its annual Book Awards ceremony on March 1, 2016 at 5:00pm at Ss. Peter & Paul Jesuit Church, followed by a celebratory reception in the atrium. Business attire is required.

The Book Awards celebrate outstanding academic and service achievement. Detroit Mercy Law presents the Book Awards to students who have ranked first in a law school course in the preceding year or who have provided exceptional service to the school. Students on the Dean’s Honor List are also acknowledged.  


Law Review Centennial Symposium - Room 226

Friday, March 4, 2016 - 8:30 am

The Law Review will host a symposium on March 4, 2016, in celebration of its centennial year. The symposium will feature legal professionals and scholars from the City of Detroit and across the country to discuss legal issues confronted throughout Detroit's history, today, and issues that may arise in the future. Confirmed speakers include Detroit's Deputy Mayor Ike McKinnon; Chief Judge of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of MI Gerald Rosen; and Chair of the Board of Directors of the Detroit Institute of Arts Gene Gargaro ('67).

Press Release>>

Law Review Centennial Symposium Speakers>>

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McElroy Lecture on Law and Religion - Detroit Mercy Law Campus

Wednesday, March 16, 2016 - 5:00 pm

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 Professor Kent Greenawalt of Columbia Law School addressing religious exemptions in same-sex marriages. Professor Greenawalt will be joined by commentators Andrew Koppelman of Northwestern University and Michael Moreland of Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law and University of Notre Dame Law School.

The lecture will be held on Wednesday, March 16, from 5:00 – 6:00 pm in room 226, followed by a complimentary reception in the atrium.

Event Details>>

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