A Rutgers Law Blog

"Take risks, step outside your comfort zone, and be bold!"
Landon Hacker speaking at a podium
"I want to give to back to others what was once so freely given to me—some hope and an opportunity to change for the better."
Hands at a computer
"The Entrepreneurship Legal Clinic cemented my interest in the area of business and corporate law while developing my legal skill set."
A man in a suit stands in a busy city street
"I was able to translate the concepts to situations I faced while behind the counter of my father’s pizzeria."
Juliana Koster
"I honestly don’t know if I would have had the confidence to go to law school without music."
Opeyemi Akinde with award
"Knowing how to lay a proper foundation, move an exhibit into evidence, and give a compelling closing argument is not as easy as it looks on television!"
Two women are seated in the NJ Assembly testifying before a crowded room.
"Testifying to the New Jersey Assembly’s Judiciary Committee was an important step in what has been a long process that started well before I got to Rutgers Law."
Students from Camden and Newark in South Africa.
"I think the Court represents the nation’s resilience and persistence in fighting for justice."
Embracing our World
"Those of us in the program adhere to this notion of paying it forward through mentorship."
Whitney Dumeng in Hamburg
"I am so grateful that Rutgers Law School chose me to participate in this program..."
Alecs Cook stands in the snow with fellow retreat attendees
"How will I use my JD to serve those who need an advocate to listen and tell their story?"