Alumni dedication, long a hallmark of St. John’s Law, is the bedrock of an ongoing initiative to build endowed scholarships that help bring the best and the brightest to the Law School and to keep tuition affordable. Last week, the Law School celebrated its endowed scholarship donors and scholarship recipients at a special event held at Mayer Brown.
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From Crain's New York: Continuing to Buck National Trends, St. John's Law is Making Strides Along Measures That Matter Most
March 23, 2015
With a bold new strategic plan in place, St. John's Law is making strides with unprecedented alumni giving, a relentless focus on career development, and impressive outcome measures.
March 20, 2015
March 17, 2015
On Tuesday, March 31, 2015, the Law School will continue its dialogue on race and the law with “An Evening with Quentin Williams: The Conversation Continues.” The program will feature M. Quentin B.L. Williams ’91, who will discuss his new book, A Survival Guide: How Not to Get Killed by the Police, Part I.
On Friday, March 6, 2015, the Law School’s Asian Pacific American Law Students Association (APALSA) hosted its annual Lunar New Year Dinner at Vermilion, celebrating Asian American culture and the accomplishments of Asian Pacific American attorneys in the legal field.
St. John’s School of Law and American Bankruptcy Institute Host Annual Chief Judge Conrad B. Duberstein Moot Court Competition
March 11, 2015
Southern Methodist University’s Dedman School of Law of Law overcame a tough challenge from the University of Miami School of Law, and bested a field of 59 teams from around the country, to win the 23rd Annual Duberstein Bankruptcy Moot Court Competition .
In the Biggest Rankings Increase Nationwide, St. John’s Law Rises 25 Spots on the 2016 U.S. News List of Best Law Schools
March 10, 2015
Christopher Keller '97 Featured in Story Naming His Firm, Labaton Sucharow, to 2015 Plaintiffs' Hot List
March 2, 2015
Lebaton Sucharow has been named to The National Law Journal's 2015 Plaintiffs' Hot List. The story profiling the firm's recent successes features Christopher Keller '97, a partner on the team that came to the rescue of pension fund shareholders and helped to secure a $265 million settlement in a case stemming from the death of 29 miners in the Upper Big Branch Mine.
Real Life Lawyer Richard V. Licata '73 Portrays SCOTUS Chief Justice on Netflix's Acclaimed House of Cards
February 27, 2015
Fact and fiction blurred when Richard V. Licata '73, a working actor who also practices law in New York, portrayed the U.S. Supreme Court's chief justice in an episode of House of Cards, Netflix's acclaimed online series.