Celebrating 125 Years

In Brief

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Paul Giannelli
Forensic Science: Daubert’s Failure

Dale Nance
Tribute to Professor Paul Giannelli

Michael Scharf
Tribute to Professor Paul Giannelli

Michael Benza
Tribute to Professor Paul Giannelli

Jessica Berg
Tribute to Professor Paul Giannelli

Juliet Kostritsky
A Bargaining Dynamic Transaction Cost Approach to Understanding Framework Contracts

In Memoriam View All Recent
Mrs. Jane M. Bauschard (LAW '83)
Mr. Lloyd J. Colenback (LAW '53)
Hon. Harry E. Klide (LAW '55)
Mr. Sanford A. Halpert (LAW '56)
Mr. Conrad J. Morgenstern (ADL ’48) (LAW '49)
Mr. James W. McKee (LAW '69)

Class Notes
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Julia Liston ('16)
is an attorney advisor with INTERPOL Washington for the U.S. Department of Justice.

John Marvar ('16)
has joined Brennan, Manna & Diamond, LLC as an associate.

Mitchell Prentis ('16)
has joined Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP as an associate.

Anthony Santiago ('16)
has joined CrossCountry Mortgage, Inc. as associate corporate counsel.

Sara Smoter ('16)
has joined Kaufman & Company’s Cleveland Office as an associate attorney.

Joseph Tomino ('16)
has accepted an attorney position at the Legal Aid Society of Cleveland.

100 Issues of In Brief
125 Years of Educating Lawyers
Case Western Reserve University School of Law celebrates its historic milestones this year    
Q & A: An Update from  the Deans

Q & A: An Update from the Deans

Dena Cipriano
As the law school celebrates its 125th anniversary year, Co-Deans Jessica Berg and Michael Scharf reflect on the law school’s history, talk about progress during the four years that they have been leading the school, and bring us up to date on new developments.    
Law School’s IP Venture Clinic working with student startup to bring new concussion screening technology to market

Law School’s IP Venture Clinic working with student startup to bring new concussion screening technology to market    

Dena Cipriano
Alumni, faculty and students JOIN FIGHT for  immigrant rights in U.S.

Alumni, faculty and students JOIN FIGHT for immigrant rights in U.S.

Dena Cipriano
Just one week after taking the oath of office, President Donald Trump issued an Executive Order banning nationals from seven Muslim-majority countries from entering the United States for 90 days and suspending refugee admission into the United States for 120 days. This special report details how the law school’s alumni, professors and students have taken a leading role in opposing the Executive Order and fighting for the rights of immigrants.    
A baseball league is BACK AND BETTER THAN EVER with help from our law students
3Ls Mia Ulery and James Walsh represent B-Buzz Baseball League as it establishes itself as an incorporated nonprofit organization    
School of Law inaugurates Financial Integrity Institute

School of Law inaugurates Financial Integrity Institute

Dena Cipriano
The Financial Integrity Institute celebrated its official launch with a reception, dinner and keynote address by Martin J. Gruenberg, a 1979 graduate of the School of Law and current Chairman of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC).    
CWRU LLM Program earns TOP RANKING in two categories

CWRU LLM Program earns TOP RANKING in two categories

Dena Cipriano
Case Western Reserve University’s LLM program has been ranked among the best in the nation for academics and school experience.    
Society of Benchers 2017

Society of Benchers 2017

The Society of Benchers was established in 1962 to give recognition to graduates who have distinguished themselves in their professions and their communities and have brought honor to the law school. The 55th Anniversary Celebration Dinner was held on June 22, 2017 at the Case Western Reserve University Linsalata Alumni Center Foster-Castele Great Hall.    
Two faculty members retire in 2017

Two faculty members retire in 2017

Dena Cipriano
George W. Dent, Jr. (left), has been a distinguished member of the faculty of the Case Western Reserve University School of Law since 1990.
Paul Giannelli (right) has been a member of the faculty of the Case Western Reserve University School of Law for more than forty years.    
Students win appeal in groundbreaking right-to-jury-trial case

Students win appeal in groundbreaking right-to-jury-trial case

Dena Cipriano
Not showing up for court will no longer be a means for defendants to avoid jury trials, thanks to the work of two Case Western Reserve University School of Law students in our Civil Litigation Clinic who successfully argued this before the Eighth District Court of Appeals.    
BakerHostetler gives donation that helps transform Moot Courtroom

BakerHostetler gives donation that helps transform Moot Courtroom

Dena Cipriano
Celebrating back-to-back anniversaries, BakerHostetler and Case Western Reserve University School of Law commemorated their histories and collaborated on a renovation project that revitalized the Moot Courtroom at the law school.    
2016 - 2017 Honor Roll of Donors

2016 - 2017 Honor Roll of Donors

Recognizing alumni and friends who have made gifts to the law school during fiscal year 2017 (July 1, 2016 – June 30, 2017).    
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