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Upcoming Events

For the most up-to-date event schedule, please visit our events page.

Virtual Open House
Friday, January 7, 2022 at 2:00 p.m. EST via ZOOM
The Virtual Open House is an interactive experience to meet one-on-one with professors, current law students, staff, and alumni and learn about the advantages of Detroit Mercy Law. Launch your legal career at the only law school in the heart of Downtown Detroit and immerse yourself in the region's largest legal community.
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.


November 12, 2021

Career Transitions: From the Classroom to the Courtroom, Detroit Mercy Law student uses education background in law studies

Deloris Retland '24 discusses her transition from being an elementary school teacher to pursing a law degree.

November 09, 2021

Career Opportunities Spotlight: Detroit Mercy Law student working as a law clerk in the Michigan Governor’s Office of Legal Counsel

Emily Elmer ’23 recently began working as a law clerk in the Office of Legal Counsel in Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer’s executive office.

November 02, 2021

Detroit Mercy Law hosts second installment of Current Events in the Law Series focused on Climate Change

University of Detroit Mercy School of Law hosted the second installment of the Current Events in the Law series on Monday, November 1 via Zoom.