Press Releases

Mar 20, 2013
IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law will hold a one-day E-Discovery Institute: "What Every Lawyer Needs to Know About E-Discovery" on March 21 at the law school, 565 West Adams Street (between Clinton and Jefferson streets) in Chicago. As electronic discovery or "e-discovery" becomes more widely used...
Mar 14, 2013
Matt Carter, Lisa DeLeon and Seth Heim, second-year students at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law, will represent the law school in the second annual National Professional Responsibility Competition March 15 and 16 at Indiana University's Robert H. McKinney School of Law in Indianapolis. The...
Mar 13, 2013
Samuel Cook and Sarah Riess, third-year students at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law, will represent the law school in the 40th annual Giles Sutherland Rich Memorial Moot Court Competition's Midwest regional tournament March 15 to 17 in Chicago. Sponsored by the American Intellectual Property Law...
Mar 12, 2013
Appellate Courts as First Responders: The Constitutionality and Propriety of Appellate Courts' Resolving Issues in the First Instance , a law review article by IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law Distinguished Professor Joan E. Steinman , has won the American Academy of Appellate Lawyers' (AAAL) 2011–...
Mar 11, 2013
Entries will be accepted through July 1, 2013, for the IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law/Roy C. Palmer Civil Liberties Prize . Established in 2007 at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law by alumnus Roy C. Palmer and his wife, Susan M. Palmer, the prize honors a work of scholarship that explores the...
Mar 6, 2013
Two teams from IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law will compete in the American Association for Justice's (AAJ) 2013 Student Trial Advocacy Competition's regional tournament. IIT Chicago-Kent will compete against 14 teams from ten law schools located in Illinois, Michigan, Minnesota, South Dakota and...
Mar 6, 2013
Emily Anderson, Lindsay Friedman and Katy Martinez, second-year students at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law, will represent the law school in the National Moot Court Competition in Child Welfare and Adoption Law. The tournament will be held March 15 to 16 at the Ohio Statehouse and the Supreme...
Mar 6, 2013
IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law will be represented by two teams in the 2013 Evan A. Evans Constitutional Law Moot Court Competition March 15 to 17 at the University of Wisconsin Law School in Madison. Colleen Nickel '14 and Jake Berger '14 will compete on one of the two teams representing IIT...
Mar 6, 2013
The IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law team of Emily Aleisa, Justin Haber, Jordan Lebovitz and Valerie Raedy will represent the law school in the National Trial Competition's (NTC) Region 8 tournament February 7 to 9 in Valparaiso, Indiana. From left, Justin Haber, Emily Aleisa, Valerie Raedy and...
Mar 6, 2013
IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law will defend its National Ethics Trial Competition championship March 14 to 16 at the Robert T. Matsui Federal Courthouse in Sacramento, Calif. The team of second-year students Amanda Bell, Fariz Burhanuddin, John DiFrancesco and Holli Dobler will represent the law...