Donna Aldea '98 discovered a passion for appellate advocacy in law school and then honed it during a flourishing career as a Queens ADA. Now a partner at a prominent criminal defense and civil rights law firm, Aldea discusses her career path in a New York Law Journal Q&A.
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Jilliane Hoffman '89SVC, '92L never imagined that she would write suspense novels for a living. For the seasoned Miami prosecutor, it was a case of art imitating life.
Mary Kay Vyskocil '83, a partner at Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP, is one of five attorneys in private practice and two sitting appellate judges selected by the state Commission on Judicial Nomination as candidates to fill the vacancy on the New York Court of Appeals.
December 1, 2014
To honor Giving Tuesday 2014 tomorrow, St. John's Law is conducting a one-day fundraising campaign #GivingTuesdaySJULaw.
At a recent event that brought alumni, students, faculty, and friends of the Law School together at St. John’s new Manhattan campus, Professor Mark L. Movsesian discussed the ongoing plight of Mideast Christians.
November 19, 2014
On November 6, 2014, over 220 alumni from the Classes of 1974, 1984, 1989, 1994, 1999 and 2004 came togethe for Reunion 2014.
November 14, 2014
The St. John’s Law community mourns the loss of Lorraine Rittenberg ’92HON, wife of the late Bernard Rittenberg ‘88HON, and mother of Suzanne Dyer ’88. The Rittenberg Library at St. John's Law is named in their honor, as a enduring testament to their generous support of the Law School.
November 13, 2014
Ranking fourth overall in the state for the July 2014 test, just behind NYU, Columbia, and Cornell, St. John’s Law continues to make strides in preparing students to pass the New York Bar Exam.
November 11, 2014
November 10, 2014
Business Insider profiles Jonathan Yi '14, who served on active duty in the United States Marine Corps for four years, including two tours in Iraq. Yi is now an Assistant District Attorney in the appeals bureau of the Queen's County District Attorney's Office.