The Federalist Society hosted the 40th annual National Lawyers Convention last week in Washington, D.C. Professor William Merkel was one of the featured speakers.
Campus Closed Thursday
Charleston School of Law will be closed Thursday due to the potential of flooding and the anticipation of inclement weather conditions.
Charleston is under a Tropical Storm Warning. This means that we are likely to receive tropical storm-strength winds in the next 48 hours. We are also under a Storm Surge Watch.
Campus closure. All buildings, including the Law Library, will be closed on Thursday.
Classes moved to Zoom. All classes on Thursday will be held by Zoom. Students should use their regular classroom’s Zoom link.
Events and meetings. All in-person events on Thursday are canceled. Organizers have the discretion to hold them by Zoom.
Friday’s status. Expect an announcement about Friday’s classes and events to be made by Thursday evening.
The Law School’s Emergency Management Team will continue to monitor the weather forecast and instructions from local, state, and federal government officials. We will continue to keep the community informed of any developments.
CHARLESTON SCHOOL OF LAW QUICK FACTS
The Charleston School of Law is an ABA-accredited law school nationally recognized for its student-centric culture. Our faculty and staff are committed to preparing you for success both in the classroom and in the legal profession.
- The Princeton Review ranks Charleston School of Law professors sixth in the country for faculty accessibility and No. 12 nationwide in quality of teaching (2022)
- Charleston School of Law faculty ranked among the top of The Princeton Review’s list of Best Professors in the nation (2016-2018)
- Experiential Learning: Charleston School of Law students have access to more than 150 externship sites, creating opportunities for experiential learning in the legal field.
- Community Service: Charleston School of Law students have performed more than 241,000 community service hours (2004-current).
- Students have won the National Tax Moot Court Championship for seven consecutive years (2012-2018)
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