Official Groundbreaking Ceremony at Wilmington University’s Brandywine Location

Commemorating a milestone with the ceremonial dig. From left: Judge Joseph Farnan Jr., Wilmington University Board Chairman; Dr. LaVerne Harmon, Wilmington University President; Phillip Closius, Law School Dean; Mark Hutton, Regional President, Delaware, M&T Bank At a groundbreaking event on Jan. 25, 2024, Wilmington University officials announced the construction of two landmark buildings…
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WilmU Law Professor Awarded ‘Top Lawyer’ Honor

Nicole Mozee, J.D., an assistant professor at the Wilmington University School of Law, remembers her late father as a “civil rights champion” and knows “he would be so, so proud” that Delaware Today named her a Top Lawyer for civil rights.   “I am very, very…

Teaching Students to Succeed

Veronica Finkelstein It is an oft-quoted maxim that if you give a person a fish, you feed that person for a day, but if you teach that person to fish, you feed that person for a lifetime. Nowhere is this maxim truer than in legal education. Given the wide array of practice…

Alums Attend Law School

Kendall Parliament Kendall Parliament During her undergrad and graduate studies at WilmU, Kendall Parliament found her professors “personable and caring,” she says. “I also feel like WilmU has given me wonderful experiences to launch my career into HR.” That launch was successful. Parliament has excelled in the human resources field, serving over eight years in her current…
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WilmU Law Professor Encourages Students To Pursue Their Passions

Veronica Finkelstein Hearing her speak about immigration matters or negotiation skills, you might not believe Veronica Finkelstein, the lawyer, almost became Dr. Finkelstein, the veterinarian.   “I would have been an average veterinarian. I’m a much better lawyer,” says Finkelstein, a former Biology major whose college advisor suggested a change. “I love being a litigator. I think it’s…
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WilmU Law Students and Mentors Connect

“A mentor is someone who allows you to see the hope inside yourself” — that quote from Oprah Winfrey rings true at the Wilmington University School of Law, where students benefit from a strong mentorship program. “I am excited to see what I learn from the…

WilmU School of Law Welcomes Accomplished Inaugural Class

For future lawyers, the first day of law school is always memorable, and when you’re part of an inaugural class, it becomes even more momentous. In August 2023, the Wilmington University School of Law welcomed its first 20 students. “It was such an amazing experience to be a part of the inauguration of the law school,” says Kendal Parliament, a J.D. candidate. “During orientation, it…
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