On November 16, 2009, Defining Trends Magazine honored CUNY Law’s own Prof. Jenny Rivera, along with a dozen other Latino/a notables
In a first of its kind collaboration in the nation, the New York State Courts and CUNY School of Law will pilot “LaunchPad for Justice,” an initiative that will jumpstart the careers of new CUNY Law graduates and provide much needed legal representation to low-income New Yorkers. In addition, the Courts will gain another cadre of volunteer attorneys, supporting its efforts at efficient administration of justice.
Professor Richard Storrow was interviewed about adoption on the show Bronx Legal in recognition of National Adoption Day. Since 2000
Michele Lampach and Jillian Sebastian are the winners of the 2009 Joseph Doherty Civil Rights Fellowship. The annual fellowship offered by the Irish Law Students Association
On October 27, 2009, Professor Jeff Kirchmeier gave a presentation on “Foundations and Overview of Federal Habeas Corpus and Pending Cases” at the New York City Bar.
Prof. Bratspies continues to bring the legal issues that intersect with human rights, the environment and culture
CUNY School of Law, through its National Lawyer’s Guild chapter, has launched a new program in which it will represent youth
Karen Gargamelli (’07) of Common Law, Inc. appeared on NY1 News in support of New York City street vendors. Many families that
Professor and Director of the International Women’s Human Rights clinic at CUNY Law Rhonda Copelon was honored at the Feminist Press at CUNY’s 39th Anniversary Gala.
Lian Kuang (’09) received the highly selective Borchard Foundation Center on Law & Aging Fellowship this year