John Marshall Named Among the Best Trial Advocacy Programs in Country by US News & World Report

Posted March 10, 2015 by

The John Marshall Law School in Chicago has one of the best trial advocacy programs in the nation. That’s according to the 2016 U.S. News & World Report’s Best Graduate Schools, which ranked John Marshall’s trial advocacy program No. 16. “This recognizes John Marshall’s commitment to skills training and our requirement that all students complete…

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Legal Writing, IP, Trial Advocacy Programs at The John Marshall Law School Among Top in the Country: 2016 US News Law School Rankings

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The John Marshall Law School 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,…

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Faculty Activities and Publications

Posted March 6, 2015 by

Dean John E. Corkery Dean Corkery was reappointed to the Illinois Supreme Court Commission on Professionalism. Professors Shahram Dana and Stuart Ford Both professors spoke at an Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law symposium on criminal law. Professor Marc Ginsberg He was appointed Professor-Reporter to the Civil Justice Committee of the Illinois Supreme…

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John Marshall, Elmhurst College to Offer Joint Programs in Law and Business

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The John Marshall Law School and Elmhurst College have established joint academic programs in law and business that will enable students to earn advanced degrees in a significantly shorter period of time, in fields that will give graduates the advantages of versatility and in-depth knowledge in a continually evolving job market. The collaboration between Elmhurst…

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Nationally Renowned Human Rights Lawyer Delivers Commencement Address

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Nationally Renowned Human Rights Lawyer Delivers Commencement Address

Nationally acclaimed human rights attorney Bryan Stevenson delivered the keynote address of the January commencement of The John Marshall Law School. Stevenson is the founder and executive director of the Equal Justice Initiative (EJI) in Montgomery, Ala., and a professor at the New York University School of Law. President Obama named Stevenson to the White…

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