The November 2017 issue of PreLaw
Magazine, a National Jurist
publication, ranks Case Western Reserve University School of Law as one of the top schools in the nation for Business and Corporate Law, with an "A" grade.
Representing a Rastafarian inmate, the CWRU Law Clinic sues Ohio prison officials over religious freedom after his dreadlocks were forcibly cut five times. Law students Punam Chatterjee, Anthony Cirranello, Jr., and Tianjiao Han are working on the case.
At 93 percent, our 2017 graduating class ranks number one in passing the Ohio bar exam on the first try, finishing six points ahead of the next highest Ohio law school.
For the second year in a row, a Case Western Reserve University law student has won the William K. Thomas American Inn of Court’s “Excellence in Writing Award.” Emily Cunningham is the 2017 recipient.
A Case Western Reserve law school professor and staff member, both of whom are alumni of the law school, won political seats in the Cleveland area on November 7.
CWRU School of Law, in partnership with China’s Southwest University of Political Science and Law, held an opening ceremony on September 19, 2017 to celebrate the start of the nation’s first and only joint LLM degree program.