Author: Leblanc, Jeanne

Addend…um?: How to Address Character & Fitness Issues and Other Addenda-Worthy Circumstances

Friday, October 29, 2021, 12 p.m. ET

Most law school applications allow for (if not require) the submission of addenda, supplemental statements designed to provide additional context about your candidacy. This session will help you understand when addenda are required, when they are recommended and how best to draft them.

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Beginning A New Chapter: Tips for Non-Traditional Students

Friday, December 23, 2021, 12 p.m. ET

Perhaps you haven’t been in a classroom for a while. Maybe you pursued a different career or had to prioritize family responsibilities before law school. Now that you’re ready to begin a new chapter, attend this session to determine how a “non-traditional” applicant can assemble a compelling application file.

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Information on Accommodations

Greetings from Student Affairs! If you are a student who received accommodations at your previous institutions, and you would like to discuss services for the fall semester, please contact UConn Law Disability Services. From there, a member of our team will reach out to schedule a 15 minute meeting with you to provide more information about our accommodations offerings for law students

UConn Law Alumni Named in Managing IP’s IP Stars for 2021

Managing IP has named its IP Stars for 2021, which aims to highlight firms and individuals for contentious and non-contentious IP advice. Michael Cantor ’83 and Leah Reimer ’95 of Cantor Colburn LLP were amongst the lawyers recognized this year. Cantor is highly specialized in patent law, and oversees hundreds of lawyers who help companies across the world with their IP assets. Reimer helps lead the firm’s Chemical, Material, and Life Sciences Department, with a focus on legal and technical issues.