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Nov 14, 2016
From left: The Chicago-Kent team of Bryce Hensley, Connor Greene, Kristen Farr Capizzi and Tyler Mikan placed second in the 2016 White Collar Crime Mock Trial Invitational. Connor Greene, a second-year student at Chicago-Kent College of Law at Illinois Tech, has won the best advocate award at the...
Nov 11, 2016
Chicago-Kent will field the following teams in ADR-related interscholastic competitions during the 2016–17 academic year: November 12–13, 2016 ABA Law Student Division Negotiation Regional Competition Location: The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH Competitors: Logan Meyer and David Springer...
Nov 11, 2016
Professor Martin Malin accepted the ABA's 2016 Arvid Anderson Public Sector Labor and Employment Attorney of the Year Award on November 11 in Chicago. Professor Martin Malin , director of the Institute for Law and the Workplace at Chicago-Kent College of Law at Illinois Tech, is the recipient of...
Nov 8, 2016
Professor Nancy S. Marder
Professor Nancy S. Marder has been selected as a member of the American Law Institute. Nancy S. Marder , professor of law and director of the Justice John Paul Stevens Jury Center at Chicago-Kent College of Law, has been selected as a member of the American Law Institute (ALI). The ALI is the...
Nov 4, 2016
Mohini Lal '16 is spending her yearlong fellowship with the National Asian Pacific American Women's Forum. Mohini Lal, a 2016 graduate of Chicago-Kent College of Law at Illinois Tech, has been chosen as a 2016 Reproductive Justice Fellow. The fellowship is designed to create entry points into the...
Oct 25, 2016
From left: The Chicago-Kent team of Tyler Mikan, Jon Emmanuel, Warren Fasone and Bryce Hensley finished in the top four at the 2016 Tournament of Champions. Bryce Hensley, a third-year student at Chicago-Kent College of Law at Illinois Tech, has won the best advocate award at the 2016 Tournament of...
Oct 20, 2016
The latest 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 bankruptcy law, civil procedure, class action law, criminal procedure, First Amendment...
Oct 17, 2016
The trial advocacy team of (L-R) Dan Sanders, Paige Olsen, Krista Krepp and Kristen Farr Capizzi competed for Chicago-Kent at the Lone Star Classic in October 2016. The Chicago-Kent trial advocacy team of second-year students Kristen Farr Capizzi and Krista Krepp and third-year students Paige Olsen...
Oct 17, 2016
Chicago-Kent College of Law at Illinois Tech will host a panel discussion on Professor William Birdthistle's new book, Empire of the Fund: The Way We Save Now (Oxford University Press 2016), on October 24 from 5 to 6:30 p.m. at 565 West Adams Street in Chicago. In his new book, Professor...
Oct 11, 2016
Two brand-new Chicago-Kent grads had an extra incentive to celebrate this summer when a client they represented during law school was released from prison following their successful motion on his behalf. Peter Cheun '16 (left) and Kayla Higgins '16 Peter Cheun '16 and Kayla Higgins '16 , both...