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Jeff Minneti earns Oltman honor for teaching excellence

September 18, 2019

Professor Jeff Minneti teaches criminal law and trusts and estates. But that’s just the tip of the iceberg. He also teaches students mindfulness meditation techniques, leads discussions about what makes lawyers happy, and models civility for the entire Seattle U Law community.

Scholars for Justice advocate for kids and climate justice

September 13, 2019

One started with mock trial and one started with debate, but both of this year's Scholars for Justice got their first taste of lawyering in high school. And for both, that teen intrigue eventually led to a passion for using their skills on behalf of vulnerable communities.

Law school welcomes incoming class

August 21, 2019

Seattle University School of Law's newest students arrive with a wide array of life experiences before law school. They've worked as journalists, teachers, artists, activists, and game developers. The 2019 cohort of first-year students includes former college athletes and a certified yoga instructor.

Law school clinic asks U.N. to protect courts from Trump Administration

August 01, 2019

The International Human Rights Clinic (IHRC) of Seattle University School of Law has asked the United Nations to protect courts and lawyers in the United States from interference by President Donald Trump, presenting an urgent complaint to the U.N. Special Rapporteur on the Independence of Judges and Lawyers.

Seattle U Law to accept GRE scores, add online classes

July 22, 2019

As part of the law school’s ongoing mission to make legal education more accessible, Seattle University School of Law will accept GRE scores from prospective students, starting with incoming first-year students in fall 2020.