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Professor Daniel Martin Katz was inducted as a fellow of the College of Law Practice Management at the organization's 2017 annual meeting in Atlanta, Georgia.

Prof. Katz named a fellow of the College of Law Practice Management

Professor Daniel Martin Katz, director of Chicago-Kent's Law Lab, was inducted as a fellow of the College of Law Practice Management at the organization's 2017 annual meeting. Each year, new fellows are nominated by their peers and elected by the college's board of trustees.

Professor Graeme B. Dinwoodie

Prof. Dinwoodie returns to Chicago-Kent from Oxford

International intellectual property scholar Graeme B. Dinwoodie, who currently holds the IP Chair at the University of Oxford, will move full-time to Chicago-Kent as a Global Professor in Intellectual Property Law. Professor Dinwoodie is a leading international authority in trademark law, design law and international IP law.

University of Chicago Professor Geoffrey Stone (right) presented Professor Carolyn Shapiro with a 2017 Abner Mikva Award from the Chicago Lawyer Chapter of the American Constitution Society at a luncheon at the Union League Club. (Photo by Andrew Collings.)

Prof. Shapiro honored with 2017 Abner Mikva Award

Professor Carolyn Shapiro received a 2017 Abner Mikva Award from the Chicago Lawyer Chapter of the American Constitution Society. The award, named in honor of the late Judge Abner Mikva of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit, recognizes attorneys who have advanced ACS's progressive mission.

Professors Lori Andrews and Sheldon Nahmod

Profs. Andrews and Nahmod listed in Best Lawyers

Professors Lori Andrews and Sheldon Nahmod have again been listed in The Best Lawyers in America, a peer-review publication that names leading lawyers in all 50 states, the District of Columbia and 60+ additional countries. Professor Andrews is named as a leading Illinois lawyer in biotechnology law, and Professor Nahmod is named as a leading Illinois lawyer in municipal law.

Prof. Kimberly Bailey (center), pictured here with Provost Frances Bronet and Dean Harold Krent

Prof. Bailey wins Illinois Tech's 2017 John W. Rowe University Excellence in Teaching Award

Professor Kimberly Bailey (center), pictured here with Provost Frances Bronet and Dean Harold Krent, accepted Illinois Tech's 2017 John W. Rowe University Excellence in Teaching Award on April 27 at the faculty recognition and awards reception.

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