North Dakota Law

Updates from the University of North Dakota School of Law.

Longtime Detroit Lakes attorney, David Stowman ’72, recalls military service during turbulent times in Vietnam

Categories: Alumni, Public

Stowman earned the Bronze Star and several other medals, commendations, ribbons and citations during the 13 months he fought as a Marine in Vietnam. But he doesn’t consider himself a hero, and he doesn’t like to see war glorified. He says, “If there is any glory in war, it rests with those who did not […]

SBAND presents gavel to Judge Brady ’99

Categories: Alumni, Public

On May 26, the president of the State Bar Association of North Dakota, South Central Judicial District Judge Doug Bahr, presented a gavel to East Central Judicial District Judge Reid Brady. SBAND traditionally presents a gavel to new judges at their formal investiture ceremony. While Judge Brady was elected to the bench in 2020, his […]

Nick Chase ’95 appointed East Central Judicial District Judge

Categories: Alumni, Public

Thursday, April 28, 2022 – 02:10 pm BISMARCK, N.D. – Gov. Doug Burgum has appointed Interim U.S. Attorney Nick Chase of Fargo to a judgeship in the East Central Judicial District. Chase has served in the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of North Dakota since 2002. As an assistant U.S. attorney, he led the office’s […]

UND celebrates Helen Hamilton Day

Categories: Students

NEWS PROVIDED BY State of North Dakota Courts April 20, 2022, 16:55 GMT SHARE THIS ARTICLE On April 8, the Law Women’s Caucus welcomed judges, attorneys and others to the UND School of Law for the annual Helen Hamilton Day conference. Pictured are the LWC outgoing and incoming executive boards. The theme of the event […]

Levi Andrist ’10 Elected to Starion Bank Board of Directors

Categories: Alumni, Public

Starion Bank: Elects Taylor and Andrist to Board of Directors Starion Bank announces that Ryan Taylor and Levi Andrist have joined the Board of Directors. The board guides the overall strategic direction of the bank, including principal business focus and merger and acquisition activities. The board includes representatives of the communities served by the bank, […]

Incoming Professor, Carolyn Williams, elected to the Legal Writing Institute’s Board of Directors

Categories: Faculty, Public

Incoming Assistant Professor of Law, Carolyn Williams, has been elected to the Legal Writing Institute’s Board of Directors. She will begin serving a four-year term at the board meeting scheduled to take place July 20, 2022 at the 2022 Biennial Conference in Washington, D.C. at Georgetown Law. Williams has a scheduled start date of July […]

North Dakota Democratic party has selected UND alum Timothy Lamb as their candidate for AG

Categories: Alumni, Public

The North Dakota Democratic party has selected attorney Timothy Lamb as their candidate for AG. Lamb, a graduate of the University of North Dakota School of Law, currently owns the Lamb Law Office in Grand Forks, North Dakota. Lamb will face the incumbent AG, Republican Drew Wrigley, in the November 8 General Election. Wrigley is a former Lieutenant […]

Leah duCharme ’07 appointed District Court Judge

Categories: Alumni, Public

Gov. Tim Walz fills 2 judicial vacancies in Minnesota’s 7th Judicial District Leah duCharme and Heidi Schultz will serve as District Court judges in Minnesota’s Seventh Judicial District. March 23, 2022 12:44 PM ST. PAUL — Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz and Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan have announced the appointments of Leah duCharme and Heidi Schultz […]

Ann Marcotte ’00 enters MN District 7 senate race

Categories: Alumni, Public

Aitkin County commissioner to seek seat in Minnesota Legislature By Duluth News Tribune March 15, 2022 07:23 PM DULUTH — Aitkin County Commissioner Ann Marcotte announced Tuesday she is seeking the GOP nomination for Minnesota State Senate, District 7, a newly formed senate district. Besides serving as a county commissioner since 2010, Marcotte represents the county […]