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 entitles every student to the opportunity to represent a live client.
  • * A unique law firm program that allows students to engage in simulated cases and transactions in specific practice areas.

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

Study Internationally

Study Internationally

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

EXPAND YOUR CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

EXPAND YOUR CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

  • * Downtown Detroit Location provides proximity to courts and employers
  • * Strong Alumni Network dedicated to supporting UDM graduates
  • * ability to pursue a concentration in Immigration Law

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Detroit Athletic Club
241 Madison Avenue, Detroit

6:30 pm Cocktail Reception
7:30 pm Dinner, Program, Dancing
Music by Persuasion Band
SATURDAY EVENING, OCTOBER 27, 2012

Special Program Recognition
Michael G. Costello (’85) Time & Talent Award
Hon. Michael J. Talbot (’71) Alumnus of the Year

Black-tie optional
$100 per person, includes gourmet dinner & premium open bar
Please respond by October 20, 2012

Affinity groups will gather during the Gala, including the Black Law
Students Association, Law Review, Moot Court, and Student Bar
Association officers. Additional details will follow from group leaders.

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Ss. Peter & Paul Jesuit Church
629 Jefferson Avenue, Detroit

11:00 am–1:30 pm

Rev. Joseph A. Daoust, SJ, PhD, Mass Celebrant
General Curia of the Society of Jesus in Rome,
former UDM Law faculty member, and current member
of the UDM Board of Trustees.

Continental breakfast will immediately follow Mass
in the Atrium of the School of Law.

Alumni and guests are welcome to tour the newly renovated School
of Law after Mass or anytime when Dowling Hall is open during the
Centennial Gala Weekend.

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If you wish to stay in downtown Detroit for the Centennial
Gala Weekend, a limited number of rooms has been blocked
as a courtesy to the School of Law at two premier lodging and
historic destinations:

Detroit Athletic Club 241 Madison Avenue, Detroit
Reservations: (313) 442-1007
Event Rate: $165 per night
Reference: “UDM Law Gala”

Westin Book Cadillac Detroit 1114 Washington Blvd., Detroit
Reservations: (888) 627-7150
Event Rate: $169 per night
Reference: “University of Detroit Mercy”


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Contact: Denise Hickey (’95), Asst. Dean of Alumni Relations
E-mail: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Phone: (313) 596-0202


EVENTS


Orientation Welcome Event & Dinner - UDM Law Campus

Thursday, August 13, 2015 - 5:00 pm

UDM Law's Fall 2015 Mandatory JD Orientation.

All incoming students (Day & Evening), and their parents and spouses/significant others are invited to a Welcome Event & Dinner on Thursday, August 13 from 5:00pm to 7:00pm.  Students may RSVP for their guests here.


Red Mass - UDM Law Campus

Tuesday, September 29, 2015 - 12:00 pm

UDM's 103rd Annual Red Mass and Renewal of the Lawyer's Oath of Commitment will be held at Ss. Peter and Paul Jesuit Church beginning at 12:00 p.m., followed by a complimentary luncheon in the atrium of the School of Law.  Red Mass is an occasion for judges, lawyers, civic leaders, faculty, staff, and law students of all faiths to pray together at the beginning of the new judicial term, asking God to bless, strengthen, and enlighten us, so that in cooperation and mutual trust we may effectively achieve justice for all.

The Most Reverend George V. Murry, S.J., Ph.D., Bishop of the Diocese of Youngstown, Ohio, will celebrate the Mass.  Hon. Patrick J. Duggan ('58) of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan will lead the Renewal of the Lawyer's Oath of Commitment.

Red Mass Details>>

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