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University of Denver. College of Law



  • Existence: 1946-2004


Est. 1892 as University of Denver School of Law. Also known as: Denver Law School, the Law Department of the University of Denver 1893- . Changed usage to: University of Denver College of Law in 1945 or 1946. Absorbed Westminster College of Law in 1957. Renamed Sturm College of Law in Sept. 2004.
Sources found: Its Catalog.
Sources found: SERI-ERA Work. on Elect. Util. Involv. in Res. Solar Appl. (1980 : Univ. of Denver) Proceedings ... 1981: t.p. (University of Denver Law School; Denver, Colo.) [info. from GPO]
Sources found: Phone call to the Univ. 3/22/82 (official name is University of Denver, College of Law, not Law School) [info. from GPO]
Sources found: Information from 678 converted Dec. 18, 2014 (Opened Oct. 3, 1892)
Sources notfound: Access for all www page, viewed Feb. 2, 2007: (University of Denver, Sturm College of Law)
Law department organized in 1881.
Sources Board of Trustees Minutes – Volume B: pages 41-42.
School of Law established in October 3, 1892.
Source Breck, A.D. (1996). From the rockies to the world (pg. 79); Board of Trustees Minutes – Volume E: Page 167.
College of Law merges with Westminster College of Law forming the Westminster Association in 1957.
Sources Breck, A.D. (1996). From the rockies to the world (pg. 158); Card Catalog- Academic Units; Board of Trustees Minutes – Volume Q: page 279.

Found in 85 Collections and/or Records:

Law, College of, 1969-1978

Identifier: M028.02.0008.0014
Overview Types of Materials: memos, Correspondence
Dates: 1969-1978

Law, College of – Admissions – Christopher Munch, Assist. Dean, 1977-1978

Identifier: M028.02.0008.0012
Overview Types of Materials: memos, Correspondence
Dates: 1977-1978

Law, College of – Dean Robert Yegge, 1970-1978

Identifier: M028.02.0008.0011
Overview Types of Materials: Correspondence, memos
Dates: 1970-1978

Law, College of – Search for a new Dean, 1977

Identifier: M028.02.0008.0015
Overview Types of Materials: memos, resumes, evaluations
Dates: 1977

Myron (Micky) and Louann Rosenbaum Miller Papers

Identifier: B339
Overview A large Jewish family emigrated from Wilna, Lithuania and three of the brothers went into the cattle business in Colorado. Joseph Miller was the father of Israel Miller and the grandfather of Micky Miller. Micky (Myron) married Louann, daughter of Charles and Louise Rosenbaum. Micky Miller received his law degree from the University of Denver. Both Micky and LouAnn Miller are active in the Colorado Democratic Party. Micky Miller had a successful legal career in Isaacson Rosenbaum, with his...
Dates: 1940-2016

Park Hill Campus Signs, 1995 February

Identifier: U201.01.0031.0007.00009
Overview Exterior views of University of Denver's Ricketson's Law Complex and DU Park Hill Campus signs in Denver, Colorado.
Dates: 1995 February

Sam Berman Law Ledger

Identifier: B284
Overview Sam Berman was born August 9, 1911. His father, Joseph Berman, died when he was two, and shortly thereafter Sam Berman was placed in the Denver Sheltering Home. He spent the longest amount of time at the Denver Sheltering Home of any of its residents. The Home, in consideration of Berman’s long service there, sponsored his education at the University of Denver (DU) as an undergraduate and later as a law student. Berman was admitted to the Bar in 1933, and he practiced law until 1998, mainly...
Dates: 1935-1943

The Denver Clarion, vol. 102, 1994 October 27

Identifier: clarion_v102_19941027
Overview DU welcomes Theta Chi. National Contenders. Bado murder still under investigation. U.S. rep and DU to establish law enforcement technology center.
Dates: 1994 October 27

The Denver Clarion, vol. 104, 1997 April 10

Identifier: clarion_v104_19970410
Overview For now, law beer stays free. Construction efforts continue. Baseball sliced by Division I axe.
Dates: 1997 April 10

The Denver Clarion, vol. 106, issue 24, 1999 May 20

Identifier: clarion_v106i24_19990520
Overview Freshman Invasion! Does this tower ring a bell? Kissinger speaks on Y2K. Law school among best in nation.
Dates: 1999 May 20