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With Publication of New Book, Martin H. Redish Reflects on a Multifaceted Career

Martin H. Redish is a powerhouse legal scholar published in countless scholarly journals, ranked as one of the most cited legal scholars of all time, and often quoted in the media. His latest ...

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Northwestern Pritzker School of Law Names Inaugural Director of LGBTQI+ Rights Clinic

Northwestern Pritzker School of Law is excited to announce that after an extensive national search, Kara Ingelhart (she/her) joins the Northwestern Pritzker Law faculty as a Clinical Assistant ...

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Linda and Jeffrey Hammes (JD ’85) Donate $1M to Establish First-Gen Scholarship

Northwestern Pritzker School of Law is delighted to announce that Jeffrey Hammes (JD ’85) has generously committed $1 million to establish and fund the Hammes Family Scholarship, which will be ...

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Exploring Interdisciplinary Careers: High School Students Engage with Law and STEM at Northwestern Pritzker Law

A cohort of 125 high school students from six STEM-focused Chicago Public Schools recently participated in a unique educational opportunity with the Master of Science in Law (MSL) Program at ...

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Northwestern Pritzker School of Law Appoints New Vice Chair of Law Board

Northwestern Pritzker School of Law announced the appointment of Sherrese M. Smith (JD ’96), Global Managing Partner of Paul Hastings LLP, as Vice Chair of the Law Board. She will become Chair of ...

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How Social Media is Changing Defamation Law

Counsel in Carroll v. Trump and Freeman v. Giuliani cases say social media apps have changed the way they litigate.

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Northwestern Pritzker Law Named #1 Go-To Law School: Big Law

Northwestern Pritzker School of Law has been ranked number one in’s Go-To Law Schools: Big Law report for 2024. The report ranks the 50 law schools that sent the highest percentage of ...

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President Biden Taps Georgia N. Alexakis (JD ’06) for District Court Judge

On February 21, 2024, President Biden nominated Georgia N. Alexakis (JD ’06) to serve as a United States District Court Judge for the Northern District of Illinois. Alexakis has been an Assistant ...

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Minow Debate Series Addresses Whether Citizens United Has Undermined Democracy

On February 21, 2024, students, faculty, alumni, and guests filled Thorne Auditorium to observe the latest installment of the Newt and Jo Minow Debate Series at Northwestern Pritzker School of ...

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