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$5 Million Gift to Northwestern Pritzker Law to Bolster Legal Services for Immigrant Communities

Commitment from Harry Seigle will name the Seigle Clinic for Immigrant Youth and Families A $5 million gift from Harry J. Seigle (JD ’71) will expand Northwestern Pritzker School of Law’s ...

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“As lawyers, we have the power to change lives”: Shelisa Thomas (JD ’19) Speaks on the Most Important Case of Her Career

Shelisa Thomas (JD ’19) met Corzell J. Cole, Sr. in the winter of 2018. At the time, Thomas was a 3L, and Cole was serving a 50-year sentence for first-degree and attempted murder. Their meeting ...

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Carter Phillips (JD ’77) Receives Lifetime Achievement Award from The American Lawyer

Carter Phillips (JD ‘77) has a long and storied history with Northwestern Pritzker School of Law. Not only is he one of the most engaged alumni of the Law School, he is also one of the school’s ...

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NLawProud: Craig Sanders (JD ’17)

Craig Sanders (JD ’17) began law school just six days after leaving the United States Air Force. Now Craig focuses his legal practice on complex commercial litigation matters in federal and ...

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Faith E. Gay (JD ’86) and Wife Francesca Zambello Commit $3M to New Social Justice Professorship

Northwestern Pritzker School of Law is delighted to announce that Faith E. Gay (JD ‘86) and Francesca Zambello have generously committed to gift $3 million to establish the Faith E. Gay and ...

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Meadow Family Establishes New Professorship in Honor of Father

Linda Friedman Meadow (BS ’89, JD ’92) and Cary Meadow have generously committed to a gift that will be used to establish a new professorship, the Howard Friedman ’64 JD Professor of Law, in ...

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NLawProud: Christina (Tina) Martini (JD ’94)

After losing her mother in high school, Christina Martini (JD ’94) knew that focusing on her education was a way to honor her mother and the life that she built as a Mexican immigrant. Now ...

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Martins Drive Support For Law School Faculty Through Matching Gift Challenge

Past chair of Northwestern University’s Board of Trustees J. Landis “Lanny” Martin ’68, ’73 JD, ’22 H and Sharon Martin (’02, ’08 P) have made a $3 million gift to endow faculty positions at ...

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Northwestern Pritzker Law Honors Late Justice John Paul Stevens

On Wednesday, September 14, the Northwestern Pritzker Law community, Northwestern University officials, and family, close friends, and former clerks of the late Supreme Court Justice John Paul ...

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