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Nov 12, 2014
Emily Herbick and Abrahem Wehbi, third-year students at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law, won the best brief award at the National Health Law Moot Court Competition held November 8 and 9 at Southern Illinois University (SIU) School of Law in Carbondale. Herbick and Wehbi, who advanced to the...
Nov 12, 2014
Two teams from IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law reached the semifinal round of the 2014 National Moot Court Competition sponsored by the Appellate Lawyers Association (ALA) November 7 and 8 in Chicago. David Repking '15, who earned individual honors as the tournament's best oral advocate, received a...
Nov 10, 2014
Angelo Christopher, a second-year student at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law, is the recipient of the law school's 2014 Harold J. and Nancy F. Krent Excellence Award. The announcement was made October 31 during student award ceremonies in the Walnut Room of the Hotel Allegro in Chicago. Second-year...
Nov 4, 2014
Michael Albert (left) and Ryan Hanneken will compete on one of two teams representing IIT Chicago-Kent at the 2014 National Veterans Law Moot Court Competition. Two teams from IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law will compete in the 6th annual National Veterans Law Moot Court Competition November 15 to...
Nov 4, 2014
University of Minnesota Law School Professor Heidi Kitrosser will discuss her award-winning book Reclaiming Accountability: Transparency, Executive Power, and the U.S. Constitution at the 2014 IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law/Roy C. Palmer Civil Liberties Prize Lecture. The lecture will begin at 3 p...
Nov 3, 2014
Molly Condon, Laura Henneman, Elangie Lozada and Alison Schaffer, third-year IIT Chicago-Kent students, will represent the law school at the eleventh annual Buffalo-Niagara National Mock Trial Competition November 8 to 11. From left: third-year students Molly Condon, Alison Schaffer, Laura Henneman...
Oct 31, 2014
Vicki C. Jackson, the Thurgood Marshall Professor of Constitutional Law at Harvard Law School, will deliver the Centennial Lecture at 3 p.m. on November 3 in the Judge Abraham Lincoln Marovitz Courtroom at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law, 565 West Adams Street (between Clinton and Jefferson streets...
Oct 30, 2014
The IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law team of Amany Awad '15, Kelly O'Neill '15 and Arlo Walsman '15 won the championship and the award for best petitioner's brief in the 33rd annual John Marshall Law School International Moot Court Competition in Information Technology and Privacy Law October 23 to...
Oct 29, 2014
A2J Author® software—developed by IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law and CALI®, the Center for Computer-Assisted Legal Instruction —has advanced to the final round of the international Hague Institute for the Internationalisation of Law (HiiL) 2014 Innovating Justice Awards. A2J Author finished in the...
Oct 29, 2014
IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law is one of 10 law schools—and the only Illinois law school—recognized for its ongoing support of the National Black Pre-Law Conference and Law Fair. The Diversity Champion Award was presented during the 10th anniversary of the conference October 24 to 25 in Houston,...