Press Releases

Mar 3, 2016
From left: Kendra Spearman '16, Lindsay Hicks '16, Sona Arora '17 and Tracey Harkins '16 will compete on one team representing Chicago-Kent at the 2016 AAJ Student Trial Advocacy Regional Competition. Two teams from Chicago-Kent College of Law at Illinois Tech will compete in the regional...
Mar 2, 2016
From left: Second-year students Nicholas Dollenmaier, Schuyler Ufkes and Matt Cannon will participate in the 2016 Frank A. Schreck Gaming Law Moot Court Competition. Matt Cannon, Nicholas Dollenmaier and Schuyler Ufkes, all second-year students at Chicago-Kent College of Law at Illinois Tech, will...
Mar 1, 2016
Tefere Gebre, executive vice president of the AFL-CIO, will deliver Chicago-Kent's 11th Distinguished Labor Leader Lecture on March 10. Tefere Gebre, executive vice president of the AFL-CIO, will discuss "Changing the Rules to Create Shared Prosperity" March 10 at Chicago-Kent College of Law's 11th...
Feb 26, 2016
Patrick Grimaldi (left) and Micah Hensley will compete on one of two teams representing Chicago-Kent in the 2016 Giles Sutherland Rich Memorial Moot Court Regional Competition. Chicago-Kent College of Law at Illinois Tech will send two teams to the 2016 Giles Sutherland Rich Memorial Moot Court...
Feb 25, 2016
A member of the Chicago-Kent faculty since 1993, Katharine K. Baker has been named Distinguished Professor of Law. Illinois Institute of Technology has appointed Katharine K. Baker to the rank of Distinguished Professor at Chicago-Kent College of Law. Distinguished Professor, the highest rank...
Feb 24, 2016
From left: Benjamin Jacobs '17, Whitney Williams '16, Brandi Burton '16 and Dion Beatty '16 will represent Chicago-Kent in the 2016 Thurgood Marshall Mock Trial Midwest Regional Competition. Chicago-Kent College of Law at Illinois Tech will advance to the national finals of the 2016 Thurgood...
Feb 23, 2016
From left: The team of Jenna Kim, Maxwell Eichenberger and Kathleen Karnig won the national championship and best brief award at the 2016 William E. McGee National Civil Rights Moot Court Competition. For the third year in a row, Chicago-Kent College of Law at Illinois Tech has won the national...
Feb 22, 2016
From left: Ariel Olstein, Briana Mayes and Debora Barbosa, all third-year students, will represent Chicago-Kent in the 2016 National Moot Court Competition in Child Welfare and Adoption Law. Third-year students Debora Barbosa, Briana Mayes and Ariel Olstein will represent Chicago-Kent College of...
Feb 22, 2016
David Springer and Margaret Wojkowski will compete on one of two teams representing Chicago-Kent in the 2016 ABA Mediation Regional Competition. Jennifer Snyder (left) and Robyn Lang comprise the other team representing Chicago-Kent in the 2016 ABA Mediation Regional Competition. Two teams from...
Feb 19, 2016
The most recent issue of the Seventh Circuit Review is available online at www.kentlaw.iit.edu/7cr . Articles in this issue analyze recent decisions of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit dealing with appellate procedure, civil rights law, criminal procedure and Second Amendment law...
Feb 19, 2016
From left: Second-year students Emily Linehan, Jeff Michalik and Alyssa Jutovsky will compete on one of two teams representing Chicago-Kent in the 2016 National Cultural Heritage Law Moot Court Competition. From left: Second-year students Alexandra Reitzner, Karen Vaysman and Karolen Younan will...
Feb 17, 2016
Caitlin Ajax '17 and David Love '17 will compete on one of two Chicago-Kent teams participating in the 2016 ABA National Appellate Advocacy Regional Competition. Alex Halaska '17 and Theresa Starck '17 will comprise the other Chicago-Kent team participating in the 2016 ABA National Appellate...
Feb 16, 2016
Second-year students Daniel Ristau (left) and Nick DeRyke will represent Chicago-Kent at the 2016 Evan A. Evans Constitutional Law Moot Court Competition. Nick DeRyke and Daniel Ristau, second-year students at Chicago-Kent College of Law at Illinois Tech, will represent the law school at the 2016...
Feb 10, 2016
From left: Benjamin Jacobs '17, Whitney Williams '16, Brandi Burton '16 and Dion Beatty '17 will represent Chicago-Kent in the 2016 Thurgood Marshall Mock Trial Midwest Regional Competition. Chicago-Kent College of Law at Illinois Tech will enter the 2016 Thurgood Marshall Mock Trial Midwest...
Feb 8, 2016
Third-year students Kenneth Matuszewski and Stephanie Crigler will advance to the national finals of the 2016 Saul Lefkowitz Moot Court Competition. The Chicago-Kent team of Stephanie Crigler and Kenneth Matuszewski will advance to the national finals of the 25th annual Saul Lefkowitz Moot Court...
Feb 2, 2016
From left: The team of Hung Pham, Yuchen "Ivy" Zhang, Huy Nguyen and Rebecca Charles will represent Chicago-Kent in the 2016 Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Regional Competition. Rebecca Charles '17, Huy Nguyen '16, Hung Pham '17 and Yuchen "Ivy" Zhang '16 will represent Chicago-Kent...
Feb 2, 2016
From left: Third-year students Kenneth Matuszewski, Stephanie Crigler, David Mucci and Eliot Gusdorf will represent Chicago-Kent in the Saul Lefkowitz Moot Court Competition's 2016 Midwest regional tournament. Two teams from Chicago-Kent College of Law at Illinois Tech will participate in the 25th...
Feb 1, 2016
From left: Second-year students Kelsey Weyhing, Ryan Suniga and Rebecca Horgan will comprise the other team participating in the 2016 McGee National Civil Rights Moot Court Competition. Chicago-Kent College of Law at Illinois Tech will send two teams to defend its 2014 and 2015 championships at the...
Jan 26, 2016
From left: Ana Montelongo '16 and Nicolette Ward '16 will compete on one of two teams representing Chicago-Kent at the 2016 National Trial Competition Region 8 tournament. Evelyn Hernandez '16, Natalie Adeeyo '16 and Paige Olsen '17 will comprise the other team. Chicago-Kent College of Law at...
Jan 25, 2016
Second-year student Jennifer Ellenby (center) recently received an award endowed by Dean Harold Krent (left) and his wife, Nancy, to encourage students to strive for excellence. Jennifer P. Ellenby, a second-year student at Chicago-Kent College of Law at Illinois Tech, is the recipient of the law...