St. John’s Law has always been committed to helping its students become successful professionals with rewarding careers. In the last several years, as the legal market has changed, the Law School has renewed this commitment with a strategic initiative to improve outcomes for its students along the measures that matter most to them: bar passage and employment.
September 4, 2014
Over the last two years, St. John’s Law has redesigned its externship program to give students a unique opportunity to learn the law by doing. An externship is an internship pursued for academic credit. Through externship placements in a range of public and private practice settings, students get to test substantive areas of the law as they identify and chart their career paths.
For the second time in his young career, former St. John’s men's golf standout Keegan Bradley has earned a spot on the Ryder Cup as the first of three captain’s picks for the U.S. team.
August 31, 2014
Under New York law, If convicted, a mother wouldn’t be automatically disqualified from inheriting her daughter’s fortune because she isn’t charged with intending to kill the girl.
August 29, 2014
Welcome to the start of the 2014–2015 academic year! It’s an amazing time to be a part of the St. John’s University community.
August 29, 2014
August 25, 2014
Last week, approximately 215 day and evening students joined the St. John’s Law community as the incoming class of 2014.
August 17, 2014
Professor Jeff Sovern pens New York Times letter to the editor in response to an article on the illegality of doctors displaying photos of babies they delivered.
August 14, 2014
Of New York schools providing figures, St. John's saw the greatest jump. By late July, the school had received 2,840 applications, more than a 14 percent increase over last year's 2,483.