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Law and Sports: A Conversation with Jerry Reinsdorf

With Jerry Reinsdorf (JD ’60) When it comes to sports, the legal landscape is constantly evolving, and this episode’s guest knows that better than anyone. Jerry Reinsdorf, owner of the ...

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Taste Makers: Northwestern Law Alumni Forge Careers in the Food and Beverage Industry

Gourmet ice cream sandwiches, organic low-sugar energy bars, and award-winning pilsners are not your typical post-law school endeavors. But for a group of Northwestern Law alumni, taking equal ...

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Annual Alumni Awards Honor Eight Distinguished Alumni

On Friday, April 12, Dean Yuracko will present awards to eight distinguished alumni at the Northwestern Pritzker School of Law’s sixth annual Alumni Awards Luncheon.

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The Intersection of Media and Law

With Megan Murphy and Kate Shaw President Trump and other politicians have painted the media as the “enemy of the people” — purveyors of fake news who use their platform as a ...

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Northwestern Law Broadens Clerkship Network in 2018 and Beyond

In 2018, a diverse group of 49 Northwestern Law alumni secured clerkships with state, federal, and even international courts, continuing the school’s recent clerkship successes. In addition, 22 ...

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See Jane Run: Three Northwestern Law Alumnae Share Their Experiences in Politics

While the number of women in elected office across the country has been slowly increasing, in 2017, they made up only 21 percent and 19.6 percent of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives, ...

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Alumni Help Alton Mills Secure Clemency from Obama Administration

In 1994, 25-year-old Alton Mills was sentenced to life in federal prison without parole by a judge who had no choice. More than two decades later, after all his appeals had failed, he was given a ...

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A Look at the Presidency with Neil Eggleston and Newt Minow

Neil Eggleston (JD ’78) and Newt Minow (JD ’50) The Trump administration is constantly in the news but what’s going on behind the scenes? Former White House Counsel Neil ...

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Tina Tchen and Neil Eggleston Share White House Wisdom

On Friday, October 6, Tina Tchen and Neil Eggleston — alumni of Northwestern Law and the Obama Administration — shared candid reflections from their time in the White House at an Alumni Weekend ...

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