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Welcome to Willamette Law! We take pride in our small classes, close-knit community, outstanding professors and courses, and excellent hands-on training programs.

As a Willamette Law student, you'll have opportunities to get up-close with local government (the state capitol is across the street!), learn from local attorneys and judges, and experience the law in externships, clinics, clerkships, moot court competitions, and extracurricular activities.

Now is the time to begin your pursuit of justice with Willamette Law.

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News Story

Law professor comments on Uber and its employees in MarketWatch story

In the US, ride-sharing service Uber’s employees are independent contractors. A UK court ruled last week that Uber drivers there are workers — not independent contractors — and are therefore eligible for more rights, such as a minimum wage.

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Third-year law students named winners of Don Turner Moot Court Competition

Following the fourth night of competition last week, the judges recognized third-year law students Autumn Mills and Conor McCahill as the winners of the annual Don Turner Moot Court Competition.

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Prof. Laura Appleman comments in story on so-called Portland “copwatchers”

The Oregonian quoted Prof. Laura Appleman in an article about two men who were prosecuted for what they say was retaliation for visiting the homes of Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler, the city’s police chief and the district attorney for Multnomah County.