×
School of LawRecent stories

This page will display the most recent stories. View the story archive


		Lawmaker and law student takes on new role

Lawmaker and law student takes on new role

State Rep. Christian Mitchell, a Weekend JD student at Loyola, recently was appointed interim director of the Illinois Democratic Party.

READ MORE


		Seizing the opportunity to make change

Seizing the opportunity to make change

Cindy Blackstock (MJ '15)advocates for indigenous children's rights in Canada

READ MORE


		RBG in Rome

RBG in Rome

For the second summer in a row, students in the School of Law's Study Law Abroad program at Loyola's John Felice Rome Center in Italy had the extraordinary experience of learning from a justice of the Supreme Court of the United States.

READ MORE


		Breaking barriers, building foundations

Breaking barriers, building foundations

Dean Emerita Nina Appel retires after 45 remarkable years at Loyola.

READ MORE


		Doctor + lawyer = effective advocate

Doctor + lawyer = effective advocate

Bryant Cameron Webb MD (JD '12) uses his degrees to address health inequities.

READ MORE


		Advocating for others

Advocating for others

Kate Mitchell, director of Loyola's Health Justice Project, shares with Chicago Lawyer magazine how lawyers can break the link between poverty and poor health.

READ MORE


		40 Under 40 Attorneys to Watch

40 Under 40 Attorneys to Watch

Loyola proudly congratulates its distinguished alumni recently named as 40 Under 40 Illinois Attorneys to Watch.

READ MORE


		Loyolans named associate judges

Loyolans named associate judges

The School of Law proudly congratulates seven distinguished alumni who were recently named among the 16 new Cook County Circuit Court judges.

LEARN MORE


		Thriving at Loyola

Thriving at Loyola

Recent law graduates share their secrets to success.

PHOTO GALLERY


		Cheers to the Class of 2018!

Cheers to the Class of 2018!

Loyola University Chicago awarded 281 law degrees at commencement on May 12

PHOTO GALLERY


		Advocating for children

Advocating for children

Emma McMullen (JD ’18) is a Civitas ChildLaw Fellow and the 2018 recipient of the Dean Nina S. Appel Scholarship. This is her story.

WATCH VIDEO


		Loyola establishes professorships to honor the late Mary Ann G. McMorrow (JD '53)

Loyola establishes professorships to honor the late Mary Ann G. McMorrow (JD '53)

Professorships will support research and scholarship that advocate for justice

READ MORE


		Building bridges to success

Building bridges to success

2L embraces leadership role in Loyola undergraduate mentorship program

READ MORE


		Aspiring academic

Aspiring academic

A passionate advocate for vulnerable populations, Loyola grad finds herself back at law school—as a professor

LEARN MORE


		Claiming Chicago for his own city

Claiming Chicago for his own city

With interests in both trial and public interest law, 3L takes full advantage of Loyola's location

READ MORE


		Loyola appoints inaugural Rodin professorships

Loyola appoints inaugural Rodin professorships

Teaching and advocacy will strengthen law programs that advance equity and justice in underrepresented communities

READ MORE


		Immigration law practicum

Immigration law practicum

A unique practicum offered at the School of Law this fall will focus on current and emerging issues of immigration law and explore how this important area of practice can intersect with many others.

LEARN MORE


		Gaining insight beyond the classroom

Gaining insight beyond the classroom

Field study allows students to examine public health epidemic first-hand

READ MORE


		Reflection of King's Last Campaign

Reflection of King's Last Campaign

Prize-winning journalist, biographer, and cultural historian Wil Haygood will address Dr. King's work for economic justice, with attention to his final campaign in Memphis: Wednesday, April 4, 12:00-1:00 p.m. (lunch included).

READ MORE


		Excellence in legal education

Excellence in legal education

Loyola's centers and innovative programs rank among the top in the country

LEARN MORE