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Ten Graduates Secure Public Interest Fellowships

Ten recent graduates will launch their careers in public interest through both national and Northwestern Pritzker School of Law post-graduate fellowships this year. These graduates have dedicated ...

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Robin Walker Sterling Elected to the American Law Institute

Robin Walker Sterling, Mayer Brown/Robert A. Helman Professor of Law, Associate Dean for Clinical Education, and director of the Bluhm Legal Clinic, has been elected as a new member of the ...

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Law School Hosts Panel on the Implications of Dobbs v. Jackson

In July, Northwestern Pritzker School of Law, in partnership with Feinberg School of Medicine and Medill School of Journalism, Media, Integrated Marketing Communications, hosted a ...

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Nine Faculty Members Retire After Storied Careers

After decades of service to the Law School, nine faculty members have announced their retirement. The retirees collectively dedicated more than a century to legal education and the legal ...

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Northwestern Pritzker Law Appoints Mike Burns as Associate Dean for Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Engagement

Northwestern Pritzker School of Law is pleased to announce that after an extensive national search, Interim Associate Dean Michael Burns has been appointed the next Associate Dean for Diversity, ...

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Northwestern Trustee Chris Combe and Family Make Gift to Northwestern Access to Health Project

Northwestern University trustee Chris Combe, his wife, Christina, and their family have generously committed $500,000 to support the Northwestern Access to Health Project at Northwestern Pritzker ...

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Convocation Celebrates Northwestern Pritzker Law Class of 2022

On Friday, May 13, 713 graduates from 42 places around the globe joined faculty, family, and friends for the Northwestern Pritzker School of Law’s 2022 convocation ceremony at the Chicago Theatre.

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Bluhm Legal Clinic Event Highlights Illinois Resentencing Statutes and Their Impact on Black Women

In April, the Center on Wrongful Convictions’ Women’s Defense Initiative hosted a panel, “Illinois’ Resentencing Statutes and their Impact for Black Women,” as part of the Bluhm Legal Clinic’s ...

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A Conversation with Assistant Attorney General Kristen Clarke

In April, Northwestern Pritzker School of Law was proud to welcome Kristen Clarke, Assistant Attorney General for Civil Rights at the U.S. Department of Justice, for the 2022 Pope & John Lecture ...

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