Accolades & Achievements

The University of Chicago Law School is proud to recognize noteworthy events in the lives of its alumni through the Accolades & Achievements Blog. Information is gathered from newspaper articles, press releases, and alumni submissions. The blog is updated periodically and is a complement to the Class Notes section of The Record, which is published semi-annually.

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June 2, 2014

From the WilmerHale website:

WilmerHale is pleased to announce that Edward Siskel, Deputy White House Counsel and Deputy Assistant to the President, is joining the firm in its Washington DC office. Mr. Siskel has also served in the Office of the Deputy Attorney General at the Department of Justice (DOJ) and as an Assistant United States Attorney. 

May 30, 2014

From the Chapman University website: 

May 29, 2014

From the Butler University website:

The Butler University Board of Trustees has welcomed four new members:

May 20, 2014


Investment Management Consultants Association® (IMCA®) presented four prestigious awards today at its 2014 Annual Conference, recognizing outstanding contributions to IMCA and the investment industry...

May 19, 2014

Natalie Shapero '11's poem, "Survive Me," appeared in the May 19th issue of The New Yorker.

May 15, 2014


KemperSports announced that industry veteran Andrew Fleming has joined the company as Senior Vice President - Strategy and Business Affairs. In his new role, Fleming will be charged with leading the company's marketing technology and revenue management programs as well as corporate strategy, growth initiatives and new business lines.

May 14, 2014

From a Butler Rubin press release:

May 13, 2014

From Forefront Magazine:

“Two roads diverged in a yellow wood, and sorry I could not travel both, and be one traveler, long I stood, and looked down one as far as I could… I took the one less traveled by, and that has made all the difference.”