Press Releases

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
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...
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 5, 2013
IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law will compete in the second annual South Texas Mock Trial Challenge held March 20 to 24 in Houston. From left, students Robby Fakhouri, Amanda Bielinski, Gintare Radvila and Patrick Ferrell will represent IIT Chicago-Kent in the 2013 South Texas Mock Trial Challenge...
Feb 22, 2013
WHEREAS , since 1888, IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law has been dedicated to providing distinctive legal education to students from across the state and the nation; and, WHEREAS , for the past one hundred and twenty-five years, IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law has educated thousands of students and...