Todd Itami, rising third-year student in the University of Chicago Law School, moderates a debate on the constitutionality of President Obama's healthcare program at an event on Monday, May 14, 2012 at the University of Chicago Law School.
More than three hundred attendees packed Union League Club of Chicago for the Seventh Legal Legends Luncheon hosted by the Chicago Lawyer Chapter of the American Constitution Society. The Honorable Peter Flynn of the Circuit Court of Cook County served as the program's emcee.
Two members of the Law School community have been honored with university-wide awards for their commitment to community service. Susan Curry, the Director of Public Interest Law and Policy, and new graduate Eileen Ho, '12, were recognized at the 15th annual Volunteer Recognition Reception of the University Community Service Center.
The University of Chicago Law School celebrated Public Interest Law Week with speakers, accolades, and inspiration. Students heard from lawyers active in pro bono and nonprofit work, and two students who already shine in public interest law were honored.