Press Releases

Jun 7, 2013
Daniel Zapata has been awarded the 2013 Sandra P. Zemm Labor Law Prize. The prize was established in 2009 at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law by the law firm of Seyfarth Shaw LLP to honor the memory of Sandra P. Zemm, who died in September 2008 after a lengthy battle with cancer. Daniel Zapata...
Jun 6, 2013
IIT Chicago-Kent Honors Scholar Valerie R. Raedy will represent the law school in the 2013 National Top Gun Mock Trial Competition held June 6 to 9 at Baylor Law School in Waco, Texas. Raedy is one of only 16 law students nationwide to compete in this unique tournament. Honors Scholar Valerie R...
Jun 4, 2013
"Justice, Lawyering and Legal Education in the Digital Age" is the theme of a symposium hosted by IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law's Center for Access to Justice and Technology and the Chicago-Kent Law Review on June 15 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The half-day program will be held at the law school, 565...
Jun 3, 2013
A diverse group of 17 undergraduate students from 12 states will participate in a special four-week summer session at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law. The Pre-Law Undergraduate Scholars (PLUS) Program is designed to provide current college freshmen, sophomores, and juniors who are interested in...
May 17, 2013
IT Chicago-Kent College of Law's 2013 Commencement is Sunday, May 19, at the UIC Forum, 725 West Roosevelt Road, in Chicago. The law school will award 281 J.D. degrees and 106 LL.M. degrees. Attorney and author Scott Turow will deliver the keynote address and IIT Chicago-Kent students Luke Harriman...
May 17, 2013
Emily Bock and Elizabeth Zink are the recipients of the 2013 Fleischman Family Awards for Excellence in Criminal Clinic at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law. Emily Bock '13 is one of two recipients of IIT Chicago-Kent's 2013 Fleischman Family Awards for Excellence in Criminal Clinic. The awards,...
May 17, 2013
Benjamin Boroughf, a second-year student at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law, has been selected to receive the 2013 Dolores K. Hanna Trademark Prize. The prize was established at the law school in 2006 by the law firm of K & L Gates LLP (formerly Bell, Boyd & Lloyd LLC) to honor Dolores K...
May 8, 2013
Ramsin Canon, a third-year student at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law, is the recipient of the 2013 Marc Grinker Student Commitment Award. Ramsin Canon is the recipient of the 2013 Marc Grinker Student Commitment Award. The award was created in memory of Professor Marc A. Grinker, a member of the...
May 3, 2013
IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law students Luke Harriman and Jingjing Huang will address their fellow graduates at the law school's 2013 Commencement ceremony on Sunday, May 19, at 2:30 p.m. at the UIC Forum, 725 West Roosevelt Road, in Chicago. Valedictorian Luke Harriman will deliver the J.D...
May 2, 2013
Attorney and author Scott Turow will deliver the keynote address at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law's 2013 Commencement on Sunday, May 19, at 2:30 p.m. at the UIC Forum, 725 West Roosevelt Road, in Chicago. Attorney and author Scott Turow will deliver the keynote address at IIT Chicago-Kent's 2013...