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Northwestern Law Team Wins National Moot Court Competition

On February 1, a team from Northwestern Pritzker School of Law won the New York City Bar Association’s National Moot Court competition for the first time in the 68-year history of the contest. ...

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Bartlit Center Trial Team Wins ABA Labor Law Competition

For the second year in a row, Northwestern Law trial teams captured the top two spots in the American Bar Association’s Midwest Regional Labor Law Competition.

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Northwestern Law to Accelerate GRE Acceptance for Admissions

Earlier this year, Northwestern Pritzker School of Law announced its intention to begin accepting the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) for admission in fall 2019. Upon further consideration and ...

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Bartlit Center Trial Team Wins Summit Cup

A team from Northwestern Pritzker School of Law’s Bartlit Center for Trial Advocacy — Emily Halter (JD’18), Brendan Gerdes (JD’18), Garrett Fields (JD’18), and Argie Mina (JD’19) — won the Summit ...

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Playing It Safe: Former NFL Players Talk Football’s Legal Hurdles

A Northwestern Law student and a recent grad — both former pros — weigh in on the NFL’s legal obligations to protect its players and how athletes can advocate for their futures. It doesn’t ...

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Law Student Survival Guide: Streeterville

Welcome to Chicago! You can probably tell you’re going to love it here, but the city is big and you may not know where to start. Let us help—here’s a quick guide to your new home-base: ...

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Northwestern Law to Accept GRE Beginning Next Year

Starting in Fall 2018, Northwestern Law will allow JD applicants to submit either the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) or the Law School Admissions Test (LSAT) for admission the following year.

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Convocation Honors Northwestern Law Class of 2017

On Friday, May 12, over 500 graduates, along with their families and friends, filled the historic Chicago Theatre for the Northwestern Pritzker School of Law’s 2017 convocation ceremony.

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CPEI Pilots Attorney-Client Entrepreneurship Simulation Program

In the first week of the new year, before classes had resumed, thirty dedicated students could be found collaborating, brainstorming, and problem-solving as part of the Client Strategies pilot ...

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