Annual Report
to Alumni
and Friends

Fiscal Year 2012*

*Stanford's fiscal year runs
from September 1, 2011, to
August 31, 2012.

“Stanford Law School is an extraordinary institution. It has had a remarkable series of leaders and, as a result, is today the most innovative law school in the country. I am honored and humbled to serve as its current dean. I look forward to working with Stanford faculty, staff, students, and alumni to advance and build upon that tradition of excellence and innovation.”

– M. ELIZABETH MAGILL, Richard E. Lang Professor of Law and Dean

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Welcome to the 2012 Annual Report


This report highlights our recent achievements and provides an update on new activity at Stanford Law School. Included are a financial overview and information about our faculty, clinics and interdisciplinary programs. This online format enables you to browse the report and learn more by exploring our website.


Your support makes possible all that we do. On behalf of our faculty, students, and staff—thank you.


Best regards,

M. Elizabeth Magill
Richard E. Lang Professor of Law and Dean


Message from Dean Magill