Chicago-Kent News

Mar 24, 2015
Patrick Grimaldi '16 (left) and Daniel Allard '15 won the Giles Sutherland Rich Memorial Moot Court Competition's 2015 Midwest regional tournament and will advance to the national finals April 15 to 17 in Washington, D.C. IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law students Daniel Allard '15 and Patrick...
Mar 24, 2015
From left: The team of Lucas Peters '15, Molly Condon '15, Matthew McCarter '15 and Michael Zhang '15 has won the Midwest regional tournament of the 2015 AAJ Student Trial Advocacy Competition and will advance to the national finals April 16 to 19 in Pittsburgh. The IIT Chicago-Kent team of Molly...
Mar 19, 2015
IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law students Evelyn Hernandez '16, Lindsay Hicks '16, Bobbie Irvin '15 and Michael Sherer '16 will participate in the National Criminal Justice Trial Competition March 19 to 21 in Chicago. Twenty law school teams from the United States and Puerto Rico will compete in the...
Mar 16, 2015
The IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law team of Emily Schroeder '15 and Nicolette Ward '16 is the winner of the 40th annual National Trial Competition, the premier trial advocacy tournament in the United States, after defeating six nationally ranked trial teams March 11 to 15 in Houston. Schroeder, a...
Mar 13, 2015
Two teams from IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law will compete in the regional tournament of the American Association for Justice's 2015 Student Trial Advocacy Competition March 19 to 22 in Chicago. The winning team will join the first-place teams from 13 other regions at the national finals April 16...
Mar 12, 2015
Kendra Spearman '15, Ann Motto '16, Gabrielle Romano '16, and Tracey Harkins '16 will represent the law school at the National Ethics Trial Competition championship. The IIT Chicago-Kent team of Tracey Harkins '16, Ann Motto '16, Gabrielle Romano '16 and Kendra Spearman '15 will represent the law...
Mar 12, 2015
Militza Pagán ’17 (left) and Dion Beatty ’16 will represent the law school in the Robert F. Wagner National Labor and Employment Law Moot Court Competition. IIT Chicago-Kent team of Dion Beatty '16 and Militza Pagán '17 will represent the law school in the Robert F. Wagner National Labor and...
Mar 12, 2015
From left: Samantha Gaul, David Welch and Miranda Crowell will participate in the 30th annual Dean Jerome Prince Memorial Evidence Competition. Miranda Crowell, Samantha Gaul and David Welch, second-year students at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law, will participate in the 30th annual Dean Jerome...
Mar 9, 2015
Clinical Professor Richard Gonzalez has been named director of clinical education at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law. Clinical Professor Richard Gonzalez has been named director of clinical education at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law. In his new position, Professor Gonzalez will oversee one of the...
Mar 3, 2015
IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law Distinguished Professor Joan E. Steinman has been named an Honorary Fellow of the American Academy of Appellate Lawyers. Members are elected by the Academy's board of directors. Professor Steinman will be inducted during the organization's spring meeting April 16 to...
Mar 3, 2015
Kevin Doran ’15 (left) and Jennie Balkas ’16 won the American Bar Association's (ABA) Law Student National Representation in Mediation Regional Competition. The IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law team of Jennie Balkas '16 and Kevin Doran '15 has won the American Bar Association's (ABA) Law Student...
Mar 2, 2015
Professor Daniel Martin Katz, a leader in using technology to advance the study and practice of law, will join the faculty of IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law in fall 2015. Professor Daniel Martin Katz will join the Chicago-Kent faculty in fall 2015 and assume a key leadership role in the law school...
Mar 2, 2015
Justin Joffe (left) and Matthew Smart will compete on one of two teams representing IIT Chicago-Kent in the 2015 Evan A. Evans Constitutional Law Moot Court Competition. Two teams from IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law will participate in the Evan A. Evans Constitutional Law Moot Court Competition...
Feb 27, 2015
Amber Lukowicz ’16 (left) and Rory Quinn ’15 will compete as a team representing IIT Chicago-Kent in the American Bar Association's (ABA) Law Student National Representation in Mediation Regional Competition. Kevin Doran ’15 (left) and Jennie Balkas ’16 will compete as another IIT Chicago-Kent team...
Feb 27, 2015
Patrick Grimaldi ’16 (left) and Daniel Allard ’15 will participate in the Giles Sutherland Rich Memorial Moot Court Competition's Midwest regional tournament March 13 to 15 in Chicago. IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law students Daniel Allard '15 and Patrick Grimaldi '16 will participate in the Giles...
Feb 25, 2015
From left: The IIT Chicago-Kent team of Mohini Lal, Haley Jenkins, Natalie Adeeyo and Gus Hernandez has won the Midwest regional championship of the Thurgood Marshall Mock Trial Competition and will advance to the national finals in March. The IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law team of second-year...
Feb 24, 2015
From left: The IIT Chicago-Kent team of Peter Cheun, Alexandra McNicholas and Alex Beehler won the national championship and best brief award at the 2015 William E. McGee National Civil Rights Moot Court Competition. IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law successfully defended its championship—winning...
Feb 23, 2015
Alex Tillett-Saks, a third-year student at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law, is the recipient of the 2015 Sheldon H. Nahmod Civil Rights Award for Social Action. Tillett-Saks is being recognized for his "outstanding commitment to the promotion of positive change and development that has a...
Feb 20, 2015
From left: Patrick Etchingham, Gregory Conner and Nicholas Brankle will compete as a team in the sixth annual National Cultural Heritage Law Moot Court Competition. Two teams from IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law will compete in the sixth annual National Cultural Heritage Law Moot Court Competition...
Feb 19, 2015
Third-year students Maureen Bitonio, Lindon Bluth, Jenna Holtz and Blake Kocian will represent IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law in the Niagara International Moot Court Competition. The tournament, sponsored by the Canada–United States Law Institute, will be held February 21 and 22 in Washington, D.C...