Fifteen St. John’s Law students explored Ireland’s legal system, history, and culture as participants in the 10-day Dean’s Travel Study Program held during the January intersession.
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January 19, 2015
Professor Annika Rudman of Stellenbosch University in South Africa will spend the Spring 2015 semester at St. John’s Law as the inaugural International Association of Law Schools (IALS) Visiting Professor.
January 15, 2015
More than four dozen people are facing punishment for free speech violations in the wake of the Paris attacks. Rosemary C. Salomone, St. John's Kenneth Wang Professor of Law, offers perspective.
While many of their peers at other law schools are still on break, St. John’s Law students are hard at work honing their writing, dispute resolution, trial advocacy, drafting, and other practical skills through a new suite of intersession courses.
December 26, 2014
Ask your typical seventh grader what he or she wants to be and international lawyer probably won’t top the list. Not so for Asena May, who refers to this particular vocation as “a lifelong passion and pursuit,” adding, “The world just makes more sense when looked at through a legal lens.”
December 17, 2014
There is no one story of New York City. There are millions of stories. Individually and together they depict the vital role that immigrants have played in growing and sustaining what is by all reports one of the most diverse—and most exciting—cities on the planet. With a unique perspective gained as an immigrant and as a lawyer educated in her native Dominican Republic and at St. John's Law, Maria Mateo '09LLM is devoting her legal career to serving her extended community in New York.
Forging a new strategic partnership with UNIBE, one of the Dominican Republic's most prestigious universities, St. John's Law expands its global reach.
November 17, 2014
When Michał Pietkiewicz received a grant co-financed by the European Union under the European Social Fund, he was eager to find an American law school where he could spend three weeks studying the teaching, pedagogy, and daily work of its faculty. St. John's Law welcomed him as a visiting scholar.
November 11, 2014
As legal education and the business landscape in China continue to expand, St. John’s Law has taken steps to forge strategic alliances with some of the country’s premier law schools.
The Law School’s global curriculum is designed to provide St. John’s J.D. and LL.M. students with a broad exposure to the practice of law in a transnational setting, and the opportunity to explore diverse legal systems across the globe.