Press Releases

Oct 29, 2013
Michael Barnes '14 and Martha Drouet '14 will compete on one of the two teams representing IIT Chicago-Kent at the 2013 ABA Regional Negotiation Competition in Cincinnati. IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law will send two teams to compete against teams from 11 law schools in Illinois, Indiana, Michigan...
Oct 28, 2013
IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law will compete in the 2013 National Institute for Trial Advocacy's Tournament of Champions, taking place October 31 to November 3 at Cumberland School of Law, Samford University, in Birmingham, Alabama. From left, IIT Chicago-Kent students Holli Dobler, Lauren Zabrin,...
Oct 24, 2013
Professor Ganesh Sitaraman will deliver the 2013 Palmer Civil Liberties Prize Lecture on November 21. Vanderbilt University professor Ganesh Sitaraman will discuss his award-winning book The Counterinsurgent's Constitution: Law in the Age of Small Wars (Oxford University Press 2012) at the 2013 IIT...
Oct 23, 2013
Lisa DeLeon, Zeke Katz and David McKenzie, third-year students at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law, will represent the law school in the International Moot Court Competition in Information Technology and Privacy Law, which will be held October 24 to 26 at John Marshall Law School in Chicago. From...
Oct 17, 2013
Cliff Stein, Chicago Bears' vice president of football administration and general counsel, will discuss his career and how to leverage a law degree into a job in the sports industry at 7:15 p.m. on October 22 at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law. The program, which is sponsored by IIT Chicago-Kent's...
Oct 16, 2013
IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law will send two teams to the 2013 Thomas Tang International Moot Court Competition regional tournament at Loyola University Chicago on October 18 and 19. The winning team will join the first-place teams from four other regions at the international finals November 7 to...
Oct 15, 2013
Signaling a departure from 100 years of law school protocol, IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law will allow next year's entering students to begin specializing during their first year of studies rather than waiting until they have satisfied all of their first-year law school requirements. Chicago-Kent'...
Oct 14, 2013
Judy Shammo, a second-year student at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law, received the Best Oral Advocate Award during round two of the sixth annual National Pretrial Competition held October 10 through 13 at Stetson University College of Law's Gulfport campus in Florida. Judy Shammo '15 won the Best...
Oct 10, 2013
The Counterinsurgent's Constitution: Law in the Age of Small Wars, by Vanderbilt University Law School professor Ganesh Sitaraman, has won the 2013 IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law/Roy C. Palmer Civil Liberties Prize. Professor Ganesh Sitaraman has won the 2013 Palmer Civil Liberties Prize for his...
Oct 8, 2013
Laura Henneman '15, Rob Kohen '14, Lucas Peters '15 and Judy Shammo '15 will represent IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law in the sixth annual National Pretrial Competition October 10 through 13 at Stetson University College of Law's Gulfport campus in Florida. The invitational tournament, which is...