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Nov 14, 2011
From left, 3L students Jack Kennedy, Helena Gonzalez and David Jorgensen are the winners of the National Moot Court Competition regional tournament, held November 12 to 13 in Milwaukee. The team will compete in the national finals in New York January 30 through February 2, 2012. Helena Gonzalez,...
Nov 7, 2011
From left, Moot Court Honor Society members Daaron Kimmel and Justin Hagan won the Appellate Lawyers Association's 2011 National Moot Court Competition by edging out the other IIT Chicago-Kent team of Whitney Friedman and Josiah Jenkins in the competition's final round. Two teams from IIT Chicago-...
Nov 4, 2011
From left, IIT Chicago-Kent students Daaron Kimmel, Justin Hagan, Whitney Friedman, and Josiah Jenkins will represent the law school at the Appellate Lawyers Association's 2011 National Moot Court Competition. Two teams from IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law will compete in the 2011 National Moot...
Nov 1, 2011
Third-year IIT Chicago-Kent students Jon Ellison and Anna Shvedchenko will compete in the 20th annual National Health Law Moot Court Competition held November 4 and 5 at Southern Illinois University (SIU) School of Law in Carbondale. The competition, the only one in the nation devoted to health law...
Oct 31, 2011
Click on the image to read the Chicago Daily Law Bulletin article from Friday, October 28, 2011, for a full report on July 2011 Illinois bar exam results for all nine Illinois law schools. Graduates of IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law have attained the highest pass rate in Illinois on the latest...
Oct 28, 2011
From left, third-year students Erik Wilson, Heather Widell, Jessica Velez and Marcell Taylor will represent IIT Chicago-Kent at the 2011 National Civil Trial Competition. Marcell Taylor, Jessica Velez, Heather Widell and Erik Wilson, third-year students at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law, will...
Oct 28, 2011
From left, Bernadett Guy, Jack Bentley and Jennifer Rexroat Lavin will represent IIT Chicago-Kent at the inaugural Judge Paul Joseph Kelly, Jr., Invitational Trial Competition. The IIT Chicago-Kent team of Jack Bentley, Bernadett Guy and Jennifer Rexroat Lavin will compete in the inaugural Judge...
Oct 21, 2011
Professor Edward Kraus Edward Kraus , associate professor of clinical practice at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law, has been appointed by Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Kathleen Sebelius to serve on the Advisory Commission on Childhood Vaccines. Professor Kraus' three-year term begins...
Oct 21, 2011
Third-year IIT Chicago-Kent student Caroline Teichner is the recipient of the 2011 Dolores K. Hanna Trademark Prize. Caroline Teichner, a third-year student at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law, has been selected to receive the 2011 Dolores K. Hanna Trademark Prize. The prize was established at the...
Oct 20, 2011
The IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law chapter of the Order of the Coif will induct 34 new members November 11 during award ceremonies in the Walnut Room of the Hotel Allegro in Chicago. The Order of the Coif is a national legal honor society that recognizes superior scholarship and promotes the...