Press Releases

Apr 29, 2019
Mahira Musani ’19 is the recipient of Chicago-Kent's 2019 Marc Grinker Student Commitment Award.
Mahira Musani ’19 is the recipient of Chicago-Kent's 2019 Marc Grinker Student Commitment Award. Mahira Musani ’19 has been chosen to receive the 2019 Marc Grinker Student Commitment Award for her dedication to Chicago-Kent College of Law’s Moot Court Honor Society. The award was created in memory...
Apr 24, 2019
Volume 14 of the Seventh Circuit Review is available at kentlaw.iit.edu/7cr . Articles in this volume analyze recent decisions of the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit dealing with civil procedure, constitutional law, criminal procedure, immigration, and labor and employment...
Apr 24, 2019
The law firm of Jackson Lewis P.C. and the Institute for Law and the Workplace at Chicago-Kent College of Law at Illinois Institute of Technology have announced the winners of the 2018–19 Louis Jackson National Student Writing Competition in Employment and Labor Law . Awards were presented to the...
Apr 17, 2019
 The Chicago-Kent trial advocacy team of Timothy Cho ’20, Saman Haque ’20, Jane Morrison ’19, and Lilly Mashayek ’20 finished as national quarterfinalists and won the best technology award at the 2019 Capitol City Challenge in Washington, D.C.
The Chicago-Kent College of Law trial advocacy team of Timothy Cho ’20, Saman Haque ’20, Lilly Mashayek ’20, and Jane Morrison ’19 finished as national quarterfinalists and won the best technology award at the 2019 Capitol City Challenge at American University in Washington, D.C. At this year's...
Apr 10, 2019
Chicago-Kent College of Law at Illinois Institute of Technology is hosting the Thirteenth Amendment and Racial Justice Conference on November 9–10, 2019. The conference focuses on the ways that the Thirteenth Amendment can be used in legislation and litigation, or in the context of social movements...
Feb 25, 2019
Professor Nancy S. Marder has been selected as a Senior Fellow of the Baldy Center for Law & Social Policy.
Professor Nancy S. Marder , director of the Justice John Paul Stevens Jury Center at Chicago-Kent College of Law, has been selected as a Senior Fellow of the Baldy Center for Law & Social Policy. Housed at the University at Buffalo School of Law, the Baldy Center supports interdisciplinary...
Feb 22, 2019
Adam Weber, a former war crimes prosecutor, has been appointed as the director of Chicago-Kent's LL.M. Program in Trial Advocacy for International Students.
Adam Weber, a seasoned litigator and former international war crimes prosecutor, has been appointed as the director of the International Trial Advocacy LL.M. Program at Chicago-Kent College of Law. Former war crimes prosecutor Adam Weber has been appointed as the director of Chicago-Kent's LL.M...
Feb 21, 2019
Craig Ettinger '18 has published a scholarly paper titled, "Does the History Behind the Adoption of the Fourth Amendment Demand Abolishing the Third-Party Doctrine?" in the fall 2018 issue of George Mason University’s Civil Rights Law Journal. 
Craig Ettinger '18 has published a scholarly paper titled, "Does the History Behind the Adoption of the Fourth Amendment Demand Abolishing the Third-Party Doctrine?" in the fall 2018 issue of George Mason University’s Civil Rights Law Journal. Craig N. Ettinger, a 2018 graduate of Chicago-Kent...
Feb 12, 2019
Andrea Mireles '20 (left) and Jewell Ewing '20 placed second in the Midwest regional tournament of the 2019 Thurgood Marshall Moot Court Competition and will advance to the national finals.
The Chicago-Kent team of Jewell Ewing '20 and Andrea Mireles '20 will advance to the national rounds of the 2019 Thurgood Marshall Moot Court Competition, sponsored by the National Black Law Student Association (NBLSA). The team placed second in the Midwest regional tournament, held February 6 to 8...
Feb 8, 2019
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Chicago-Kent’s Program in Labor and Employment Law , known for combining theoretical education with exceptional experiential learning opportunities, has been rated the top program in the country by preLaw Magazine. The ratings, published in preLaw’s Winter 2019 issue , identify America’s top seven...