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Feb 17, 2020
Patrick Foote ’20 is the recipient of the 2020 AFL-CIO legal fellowship.
Patrick Foote, who expects to graduate from Chicago-Kent College of Law in May 2020, is the recipient of the 2020 AFL-CIO legal fellowship. Only one recent graduate is chosen each year out of hundreds of applicants from law schools across the country. “I’m the second Chicago-Kent student in a row...
Feb 14, 2020
The Chicago-Kent team of Bryant Roby ’20 and Alexandra Rogers ’21 will advance to the national finals of the 2020 NBLSA Thurgood Marshall Moot Court Competition.
The Chicago-Kent College of Law team of Bryant Roby ’20 and Alexandra Rogers ’21 will advance to the national finals of the 2020 Thurgood Marshall Moot Court Competition, sponsored by the National Black Law Student Association (NBLSA). The team placed third in the Midwest regional tournament, held...
Feb 13, 2020
From left: The Chicago-Kent College of Law trial advocacy team of Shawn-Anthony Meyer ’20, Annisha Arnold ’20, Cristina Alma McNeiley ’20, and Michael McGee ’20 won the Midwest regional championship of the National Black Law Students Association’s 2020 Constance Baker Motley Mock Trial Competition.
The Chicago-Kent College of Law trial advocacy team of Annisha Arnold ’20, Shawn-Anthony Meyer ’20, Michael McGee ’20, and Cristina Alma McNeiley ’20 won the Midwest regional championship of the National Black Law Students Association’s 2020 Constance Baker Motley Mock Trial Competition that was...
Feb 12, 2020
Chicago-Kent College of Law students Joey Carrillo ’21 and Ada Sandoval ’20 have been selected for Public Interest Law Initiative (PILI) internships for spring 2020.
Chicago-Kent College of Law students Joey Carrillo ’21 and Ada Sandoval ’20 have been selected for Public Interest Law Initiative (PILI) internships for spring 2020. PILI interns receive a stipend and work at Illinois nonprofits under the supervision of experienced attorneys. Joey Carrillo ’21 is...
Feb 10, 2020
Debbie Ginsberg, Dawn Young, and Emily Barney won an Illinois Institute of Technology 2019 Team Excellence Award for “Innovative Contribution to Support Excellence in Teaching and Research.
Three members of the Chicago-Kent College of Law staff won an Illinois Institute of Technology 2019 Team Excellence Award in December for “Innovative Contribution to Support Excellence in Teaching and Research.” Debbie Ginsberg (second from left), Dawn Young (center), and Emily Barney (second from...
Feb 6, 2020
The American Legal System in Popular Culture is a six-credit course offered to students seeking an introduction to the American legal system and how it is portrayed in modern media. The course is targeted at au pairs and others visiting the United States who are interested in a broad understanding...
Jan 30, 2020
Professor César F. Rosado Marzán has been named to the executive committee of the Labor Law Group.
Professor César F. Rosado Marzán , co-director of Chicago-Kent College of Law’s Institute for Law and the Workplace , has been named to the executive committee of the Labor Law Group. Founded in 1953, the Labor Law Group is dedicated to developing casebooks and other educational materials to...
Jan 6, 2020
Entries will be accepted through July 1, 2020, for the Chicago-Kent College of Law/Roy C. Palmer Civil Liberties Prize . Established in 2007 at Chicago-Kent College of Law by the late Roy C. Palmer ’62 and his wife, Susan M. Palmer, the prize honors a work of scholarship that explores the tension...
Dec 17, 2019
The American Legal System in Popular Culture is a six-credit course offered to students seeking an introduction to the American legal system and how it is portrayed in modern media. The course is targeted at au pairs and others visiting the United States who are interested in a broad understanding...
Dec 9, 2019
Abraham L. Newman Henry Farrell The 2019 Chicago-Kent College of Law/Roy C. Palmer Civil Liberties Prize has been awarded to Henry Farrell and Abraham L. Newman for their book, Of Privacy and Power- The Transatlantic Struggle over Freedom and Security (Princeton University Press 2019). The annual...