Alumni News & Accolades
The Alumni News & Accolades blog gathers information from news articles and press releases about noteworthy events in the lives of alumni. It is a complement to the Class Notes section of The Record.
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Jerry B. Wallack, managing partner of Kutak Rock LLP’s Chicago office, died unexpectedly this morning. He was 63.
"I was prepared for all of this at the Law School by the best legal minds of my generation, people like Posner, Easterbrook, Scalia, and Epstein, to name just some of them."
Chicago attorney and government wonk Perri Irmer has been named president and CEO of the DuSable Museum of African American History.
Esther Lardent, founder of the Washington, D.C.-based Pro Bono Institute, can be very persuasive.
Part of what makes Hirshman such a likable writer — in addition to her wit and ability to explain the law succinctly without dumbing it down — is her optimism.
The awards are given to individuals who embody the spirit of Andrew Carnegie by dedicating their private wealth to the public good.
Alissa Gardenswartz steps into the position of Deputy Attorney General for Consumer Protection.
In “The Senator Next Door,” an autobiography Klobuchar penned without a ghost writer, she writes about her trajectory from a middle-class Plymouth upbringing to the U.S. Senate.
Susan Phillips Read acknowledges a certain wonder when reflecting on her 12 1/2 years as associate judge on the state Court of Appeals.
Makris is tax counsel for Turner Broadcasting System, Inc.