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.
Paul Walker, Ph.D., James J. Schiro/Zurich Chair of Enterprise Risk Management, was recently appointed to the Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission’s (COSO) advisory council. The team of advisors is tasked with reviewing and updating the 2004 Enterprise Risk Management- Integrated Framework.
February 26, 2015
February 25, 2015
Was storied venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins an insular boys' club where women were unduly excluded? Prof. David l. Gregory, Executive Director of the Center for Labor and Employment Law, weighs in on the ongoing gender discrimination case.
St. John's Hosts Queens Borough President Melinda Katz and the Queens Chamber of Commerce at Business Breakfast
February 23, 2015
St. John's Law Ranks #23 Nationwide and Ties for 4th in NYS for Most Alumni Promoted to Law Partnerships in 2014
February 22, 2015
St. John's Law excels in 2014 in the annual rankings of law schools having the most alumni promoted to partner.
February 20, 2015
Earlier this week, Professor Mark L. Movsesian—director of the Law School’s Center for Law and Religion—participated in a panel program on “The Evolution and Implications of the Religious Freedom Restoration Act” at the Federal Bar Council’s annual Winter Bench & Bar Conference.
February 18, 2015
Love was in the air at St. John’s as close to 100 alumni couples, many of whom met at the University and later married, gathered in St. Thomas More Church on the Queens campus on Saturday, February 7, 2015, for a special Mass that included a renewal of their marriage vows. They came together for the Blessing of the Couples ceremony, an event that has become one of St. John’s most popular annual traditions.
February 13, 2015