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The Saint Louis University Law Journal hosts several events throughout the academic year for students and the legal community alike.

Keynote speaker Tracey L. Meares, the Walter Hale Hamilton Professor of Law and founding member of the Justice Collaboratory at Yale Law School.

Tracey L. Meares, the Walter Hale Hamilton Professor of Law and founding member of the Justice Collaboratory at Yale Law School, was the 2018 Childress Lecture keynote speaker.

Childress Lecture

The Richard J. Childress Memorial Lecture is a premier academic event highlighting a provocative and timely area of law. The lecture aims to enhance the exemplary teaching at the School of Law by bringing world-renowned scholars to campus for academic enrichment. The event's proceedings are published in the Law Journal.

Co-Sponsored Symposia

Each year, the Law Journal partners with one of SLU LAW's Centers of Excellence to co-sponsor a symposium, which traditionally take place in the spring semester. 

Learn more about recently co-sponsored symposia with the William C. Wefel Center for Employment Law and the Center for International and Comparative Law.

All-Journals Events

In 2018, leadership from the Law Journal and the Journal of Health Law and Policy teamed up to organize an All-Journals Reunion. This networking opportunity served to connect current Journal staff with SLU LAW alumni who were once in their shoes. Stay tuned for similar events in the future.