Press Releases

Nov 16, 2012
IIT Chicago-Kent will send two teams to compete in the ABA Section of Labor and Employment Law's Law Student Trial Advocacy regional competition November 17 and 18 in Chicago. From left, Fariz Burhanuddin '14, Patrick Ferrell '13, Rachel Oliver '13 and John DiFrancesco '14 will compete on one of...
Nov 15, 2012
Emily Aleisa '13, Justin Haber '13, Kate Kosartes '14 and Jordan Lebovitz '13 will represent IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law in the National Civil Trial Competition (NCTC), which will be held November 16 to18 at Loyola University Law School in Los Angeles. From left, Jordan Lebovitz '13, Kate...
Nov 9, 2012
Two teams from IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law will compete in the National Moot Court Competition Region 8 tournament November 10 and 11 at Marquette University Law School in Milwaukee. From left, third-year IIT Chicago-Kent students Irena Kin, Sam Mustain and Emily Chase-Sosnoff will compete on...
Nov 9, 2012
Two teams from IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law will participate in the Chicago Bar Association Young Lawyers Division's 30th annual Moot Court Competition November 15 to 17 at the Everett McKinley Dirksen U.S. Courthouse in Chicago. Third-year students John Darragh and Anne Schmidlin are on the...
Nov 8, 2012
IIT Chicago-Kent Professor Ronald W. Staudt was elected president of the College of Law Practice Management (COLPM) at the organization's futures conference and annual meeting October 25–27 in Washington, D.C. Professor Ronald W. Staudt The College of Law Practice Management was established in 1994...
Nov 8, 2012
IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law third-year students Katerina Alexopoulos, Amanda Bielinski, Edwin Johnson and Betsy Schulzetenberg will represent the law school at the ninth annual Buffalo-Niagara National Mock Trial Competition November 9-12. The prestigious invitational tournament, featuring...
Nov 6, 2012
Professor David J. Gerber , IIT Chicago-Kent distinguished professor and co-director of the program in international and comparative law, was elected vice president of the American Society of Comparative Law (ASCL) at the organization's annual meeting October 4–7 at the University of Iowa Law...
Nov 1, 2012
Two teams from IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law will compete in the 2012 National Moot Court Competition sponsored by the Appellate Lawyers Association November 2 and 3 in Chicago. Third-year students Max Barack, Ramsin Canon and Amir Missaghi are the members of one team. The second team comprises...
Nov 1, 2012
Students in Professor Ronald W. Staudt's Justice & Technology Practicum at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law meet every Thursday to discuss the intersection of law and technology and its impact on the practice of law in the not so distant future. They learn how to use software tools that will...
Oct 30, 2012
The IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law chapter of the Order of the Coif will induct 29 new members October 30 during award ceremonies in the Walnut Room of the Hotel Allegro in Chicago. The Order of the Coif is a national legal honor society that recognizes superior scholarship and promotes the...