The Daily Northwestern

Former Northwestern law professor Anthony D’Amato dies at 81

Gabby Birenbaum, Assistant Campus Editor

April 8, 2018

Filed under Campus, Faculty, Latest Stories

Anthony D’Amato, who taught at the Pritzker School of Law for 47 years, died March 24, according to a Friday news release. The 81-year-old suffered a stroke earlier this year. D’Amato was the Judd and Mary Morris Leighton...

Northwestern professor, alumnus nominated to circuit court presiding over Illinois

Alan Perez, Assistant Campus Editor

February 15, 2018

Filed under Campus, Faculty, Latest Stories

Two graduates and a professor from Pritzker School of Law have been nominated to the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit, potentially joining three other Northwestern alumni serving on the court. The White...

Former U.S. Attorney to join School of Law as visiting scholar

Elizabeth Byrne, Assistant Campus Editor

September 20, 2017

Filed under Campus, Faculty

The Pritzker School of Law will welcome Zach Fardon, former U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Illinois, as a visiting scholar for the upcoming academic year, the University announced last week. "We are delighted to...

Northwestern among first schools to allow GRE as law application exam

Ryan Wangman, Summer Managing Editor

August 7, 2017

Filed under Academic, Campus, Latest Stories, Top Campus Stories

Beginning in the fall of 2018, the Pritzker School of Law will allow J.D. degree applicants to submit either the Graduate Record Examination or the Law School Admission Test for admission in 2019. Northwestern joins the University...