Student organization event

Working with Traumatized Clients

Date: 
11.17.2014
Location: 
Room D
Contact info (email or phone): 

Hannah Lazar, hklazar@uchicago.edu

Stephanie Spiro, sspiro@uchicago.edu

Tene Cummings (Assistant State's Attorney), Kathryn Socha (Senior Attorney at LAF), and Marisa Chumil (Social Worker at the Young Center for Immigrant Children's Rights) speak on doing pro bono work with clients who have gone through trauma. 

Public Interest at the Law School

Date: 
10.16.2014
Location: 
Room F
Contact info (email or phone): 

Hannah Lazar, hklazar@uchicago.edu

Students at the Law School will engage in a panel on different facets of public interest life, including pro bono volunteer work, clinic experiences, networking, and job opportunities. This is an informal student panel open to the public. Domino's Pizza will be provided.

Allyson Ho, '00, Supreme Court Preview 2014

Allyson Ho with commentary by Bigelow Fellow Paul Crane.

Legal Forum Topic Access Meeting

Date: 
10.06.2014
Location: 
Room B
Contact info (email or phone): 

Please join the Legal Forum in Room B on Monday, October 6th at 12:15pm to learn more about Legal Forum's Topic Access Program. Transfer students, 2Ls, and 3Ls are all welcome. Board members will be in attendance to explain the process of "writing on" to Legal Forum and to answer any questions.

PILS Public Interest Professor Series: Emily Buss, From Practice to Theory and Back Again

Date: 
10.22.2014
Location: 
Room II
Contact info (email or phone): 

Rachel Zemke, rezemke@uchicago.edu

Join PILS and Professor Emily Buss for a discussion of how her work as an attorney at the Maryland Legal Aid Bureau and Philadelphia Juvenile Law Center has informed her research in juvenile justice and how her research inspires her to dip back into practice from time to time.

Faculty: 
Emily Buss

Jackie Bhabha lunch talk

Date: 
10.07.2014
Location: 
Room IV

SALSA Lunch Talk: Policing Domestic Terrorism

Date: 
10.01.2014
Location: 
Room V
Contact info (email or phone): 

salsa@law.uchicago.edu

Opportunities at the Cook County State's Attorney's Office

Date: 
10.02.2014
Location: 
Room V
Contact info (email or phone): 

Sarah Wilbanks, sewilbanks@uchicago.edu

The Public Interest Law Society The Criminal Law Society present:

The Law of the Land - Preserving Chicago's Historic Architecture

Date: 
10.11.2014
Location: 
Chicago Cultural Center (CCC), 78 E. Washington St.
Contact info (email or phone): 

John Holler - jholler@uchicago.edu

On Saturday, October 11, Law of the Land will be touring historic landmarks in downtown Chicago with the Chicago Architecture Foundation from 10:30am to 12:30pm. Following the tour, participants will have lunch and hear from a panel of two professionals in Chicago's historic preservation community: Eleanor Gorski and Richard Friedman. Ms.

"Sexual Abuse in Immigration Detention Centers" - Aneesha Gandhi, National Immigrant Justice Center

Date: 
05.12.2014
Location: 
Room II
Contact info (email or phone): 

wilarseny@uchicago.edu

Please join the ACLU UChicago Law chapter, the Law Women's Caucus, and the Immigration Law Society for a discussion of sexual abuse in immigration detention centers, presented by Aneesha Gandhi of the National Immigrant Justice Center.