Big Wins for Trial Ad and Moot Court Programs

Posted May 18, 2015 by
Big Wins for Trial Ad and Moot Court Programs

John Marshall students brought home major wins in Moot Court and Trial Advocacy competitions this past semester. John Marshall was named national champion at the National Animal Law Competition (NALC) March 1, 2015. John Marshall took first place in the Advocacy Closing Argument Competition of the 12th NALC held at Harvard Law School. Second-year law…

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Legal Writing, Trial Ad, IP Programs Among Top in the Country: US News

Posted May 18, 2015 by

John Marshall is the only school in Illinois to be ranked in the top 20 nationally for its legal writing, trial advocacy and intellectual property (IP) law programs in the 2016 U.S. News & World Report’s Best Graduate Schools. John Marshall is the top Illinois law school on the legal writing list, and is one…

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Students Raise Funds and Celebrate at Annual Events

Posted May 18, 2015 by
Students Raise Funds and Celebrate at Annual Events

John Marshall students, faculty and staff again cut loose at this year’s Barristers’ Ball, hosted by the SBA. The group’s Public Interest Auction also was a great success, raising more than $5,000 that will go to students pursuing public interest careers. The Student Veterans of America also raised money to help fund housing for homeless…

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Grants Expand Law School's Fair Housing, Restorative Justice Work

Posted May 18, 2015 by

The Fair Housing Legal Support Center and the Restorative Justice Program at John Marshall have both been awarded grants to benefit Chicago’s youth. The John Marshall Fair Housing Legal Support Center has been awarded its fifth consecutive grant from The United States Department of Housing and Urban Development to teach two three-credit hour Fair Housing…

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John Marshall student awarded prestigious Peggy Browning Fellowship

Posted May 14, 2015 by

(Source: The Peggy Browning Fund) The Peggy Browning Fund has awarded a 10-week summer fellowship to Cinthya Larios, a second-year student at The John Marshall Law School. She will spend the fellowship working at CASA de Maryland in Hyattsville, Md. The application process is highly competitive, and the award is a tribute to her outstanding…

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