Dar, who was selected for the award because of her extensive pro bono legal work and contributions to the community, is one of the first Pakistani-American attorneys to receive the award, and she is its youngest recipient.
Assistant Dean for Academic Services Jodie Needham has announced the fall 2010 Dean’s List for The John Marshall Law School. To qualify, these JD students’ semester GPA was in the top 25 percent of his or her class designation.
The program will focus on how housing choices impact ex-offenders. Speakers will consider whether the denial of housing is an international act of discrimination, or if ex-offenders’ housing choices should be given special protection under the law.
John Marshall Law School student Jason Faust is spending his summer in Washington, D.C., as the 2011 Sweetnam Scholar at the Office of Benefits Tax Counsel with the U.S. Department of the Treasury.
The John Marshall Faculty Activity Report is a comprehensive account of all faculty scholarly activities and publications, presentations, pro bono work, and general service to the legal community.
Matthew Renaud, chair of the Employee Benefits Committee of the Chicago Bar Association, presents Maria Gonzalez, a 2011 LLM graduate at The John Marshall Law School with the association’s honor as the top student in an employee benefits program. The presentation was made at the committee’s June 2011 meeting. Gonzalez is participating in an Internal…