25th Annual Barber Emerson Bluebook Relays

This competition for first-year law students, sponsored by the Lawrence law firm of Barber Emerson, tests legal research skills learned in the lawyering program. Working in teams, students locate references in the library and write the citation in correct Bluebook format. The point system rewards speed, accuracy and citation skills.
October 31, 2014
All Day
Green Hall, First Floor Commons
785-864-9252
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  • 2 KU law faculty were U.S. Supreme Court clerks
  • KU’s Project for Innocence: 33 conviction reversals since 2009
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  • 12 interdisciplinary joint degrees
  • 27th nationwide for lowest debt at graduation. — U.S. News & World Report
  • 70 percent of upper-level law classes have 25 or fewer students
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  • Top 25% for number of 2013 grads hired by the nation’s largest law firms
  • 20th: for number of law alumni promoted to partner at the 250 largest law firms