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Today’s complex legal issues require not only a deep understanding of legal doctrine, but also the ability to build partnerships and coalitions among colleagues, clients, experts and stakeholders.

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Life at Iowa Law

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Top 10, Consistently Ranked Among the Top 10 Public Law Schools in the United States
92% Nationwide Bar Passage Rate among First Time Takers

Iowa Law is proud to welcome our most diverse class in recent history. Learn more about the student experience and diversity initiatives driving positive action. 

 

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion at Iowa Law

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Iowa Law receives $5 million gift to launch environmental law initiative

Iowa Law received a $5 million gift to establish the Hubbell Environmental Law Initiative (HELI) with a goal of generating opportunities for Iowa Law to deepen and broaden its engagement with environmental issues in Iowa and beyond.
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2021-2022 DEI Annual Report

This past year was yet another one of listening and learning in our efforts to improve diversity and inclusion at Iowa Law. Tactics included launching new programs and courses and celebrating and recognizing our students, faculty, and staff.
IMU Bridge

HELI introduces new program director, Blake Rupe

Blake Rupe joins the Hubbell Environmental Law Initiative from the University of Iowa Office of Sustainability and the Environment, where she served as sustainability program manager. There she worked to connect students and faculty with classes, research, and organizations to help advance the mission of sustainability in Iowa.

In the News

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Iowa Law professor receives R01 grant from the National Human Genome Research Institute at NIH

Anya Prince, professor of law at the University of Iowa, along with a multidisciplinary team of researchers from across the country, was recently awarded a R01 grant from the National Human Genome Research Institute at NIH titled, “Beyond the Medical: The ELSI of Polygenic Scores for Social Traits.”
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Iowa Law welcomes Diane Lourdes Dick to the faculty this fall

Professor Dick’s teaching and scholarship focuses on business and tax law with an emphasis on commercial finance, business bankruptcy and out-of-court restructuring, and business entity taxation.

Events

Orientation

Monday, August 15, 2022 (all day)
Boyd Law Building
First Year Law Student Orientation

First Day of August Intersession Courses

Monday, August 15, 2022 (all day)
Boyd Law Building

Orientation

Tuesday, August 16, 2022 (all day)
Boyd Law Building
First Year Law Student Orientation

Tea Time with Tami

Tuesday, August 16, 2022 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Boyd Law Building
  Join Tami at 3 p.m. on Tuesdays to talk about Career options, ideas, resume reviews, cover letter reviews, scheduling time to talk and seeing options.

Orientation

Wednesday, August 17, 2022 (all day)
Boyd Law Building
First Year Law Student Orientation