Brittney Peters for University of St Thomas law magazine.

Creating Community

From Twin Cities to Big Sky and beyond, the UST Law experience begins – and ends – with relationships.
Adam Brown

Bringing humanity into the practice of law

  The University of St. Thomas School of Law’s mission means something different to each person who encounters it. To me, the mission is a reminder to consider the people involved with whatever I am...
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“Pro-Bono” is More Than just Access

Kellen T. Fish '10 The University of St. Thomas School of Law mission indicates “social justice” as a fundamental goal in educating lawyers. Throughout law school we’re told that being a lawyer is a...
Erin Gross '09

Tommies at Heart

Having a clear and concise mission statement is integral to any business organization and is a powerful way to convey the direction of the organization. We are taught that a mission statement should answer...
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Defining Vocation

After working as a federal prosecutor, School of Law professor Mark Osler left to pursue work that was consistent with his faith,“transparent in operation, and actively engaged with the needs of the world.”
From left: Dave Corbett, Professor Hamilton, Andrew Pieper, Erin Collins, and Laura Hammargren.

Self-reflection, 6 years post-law school

There’s nothing better to bring you back into self-reflective mode than going back to the University of St. Thomas School of Law and catching up with favorite professors. A few months back, I was at a St....
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When East Meets West

School of Law professor Susan Stabile discusses the significance of discovering the value and richness of interfaith dialogue based on her experiences in both the Tibetan Buddhist and Catholic faiths.
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Students File First Briefs for New Religious Liberty Clinic

Students in the University of St. Thomas School of Law’s new Religious Liberty Appellate Clinic wrapped up the clinic’s first semester this spring by submitting its first briefs to the federal courts of appeals for the Sixth and Seventh Circuits.
Michael Lawyer, J.D. '09

How to Think Like a Lawyer

I never wanted to be a lawyer, I just wanted to help people. Before I went to law school I had spent a career working in faith-based nonprofits, initially working with children suffering from mental illness...