A Living Legacy: Louis A. Johnson Scholars

The Louis Johnson Scholarship at WVU Law was established with a $1.3 million gift from a trust created by former U.S. Secretary of Defense Louis Arthur Johnson.


For Karli Celestin, the 3+3 Program is a Great Opportunity

"I had never considered attending law school before that, but once I saw the program it seemed like too great of an opportunity to pass up."


Justin Tyree: helping make the world a better place

“I believe I have a responsibility to try to improve the lives of others as much as possible.”


Fighting the opioid epidemic in the courtroom

Professors McGinley and Weise waged an "epic legal battle" to force the release of vital information on the national distribution of opioid pills.


One judge, four students and a great experience

Four WVU Law students gained practical legal experience while working in one judge’s chambers.


Alex Aide: Building a Kinder, Braver World

WVU Law graduate Alex Aide works for Born This Way Foundation, overseeing global initiatives that empower youth to thrive and drive positive change in their communities and beyond.


Francesca Rollo: Inspired by Family, Mentored by Faculty

Francesca graduated in May and is now a clerk for the Honorable Frank W. Volk in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of West Virginia.


Brice Phillips: Being the Best Attorney He Can Be

A Du Bois Fellow, Brice wanted to study the law outside of his home state of Texas.


Opportunities and Connections: Working IP Law in China

Emily Cramer helped protect the intellectual property of global businesses this summer working in Beijing, China.


Moot court puts Mitch Moore on a career path

When Mitch Moore first came to WVU Law, it didn’t take long for him to realize his passion for litigation.


Angie Meza Gets Her Dream Job

Angie Meza '19 is a southern Californian who has always wanted to live and work on the West Coast.