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2019 College of Law Graduation

May 17, 2019

A new batch of University of Wyoming law graduates will celebrate their accomplishments this Saturday, May 18, 2019. The College of Law Commencement Ceremony will take place in the Buchanan Center for the Performing Arts beginning at 10:00 AM.

judge phillipsThe program will feature Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals Judge Gregory A. Phillips as the graduation speaker. Phillips is a 1987 graduate of the College of Law where he was also selected as a recipient for the Order of the Coif. Originally from Evanston, Wyo., Phillips clerked for the Honorable Alan B. Johnson before practicing law from 1989 to 2003. From 2003 to 2010, he served as an Assistant United States Attorney in Cheyenne, before being appointed as the Wyoming Attorney General. He was nominated to the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals in 2013 by President Barack Obama and has served on the bench ever since.

The ceremony will also feature remarks from Kit Jackson Wendtland, who was voted from among his peers to be the Class of 2019 Speaker.

This year’s graduating class represents a group of extremely driven and academically excellent individuals. The College of Law is excited to see what great things they achieve in their emerging legal careers.

Congratulations to the Class of 2019 at the College of Law!

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