The Fair Housing Legal Clinic took action in a familial status discrimination case after a local family was regularly excluded from a campground pool and community facilities due to the property’s policies. The Clinic won a $10,000 settlement in the case, and the restrictive rules have been amended.
As part of the orientation program for evening division students at The John Marshall Law School, Justice Kathryn E. Zenoff (at podium), 2nd District, Illinois Appellate Court, administered the “Pledge of Professionalism” in which the students commit themselves to upholding the highest standards and ideals of the legal profession.
The John Marshall Law School welcomes Sophie M. Sparrow and Robert G. Schwemm as visiting professors for the fall 2012 semester.
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.
Supported by the Office of Diversity Affairs and Outreach, the Academic Enhancement Program assists students academically with a rigorous approach and encourages extracurricular involvement.
The John Marshall Law School recently received a $1.5 million grant to help cover a portion of the purchase price for the three-story 19 W. Jackson building. The more than 100-year-old building is being renovated for the law school’s Veteran’s Legal Support Center & Clinic (VLSC), which will occupy the building’s first floor.