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CLRN Director Fred Rooney Awarded the AALS Drinan Award

December 11, 2009

The Association of American Law Schools (AALS) has announced that Fred Rooney, Director of CUNY Law’s Community Legal

CLRN’s Fred Rooney on India Radio

November 24, 2009

In October 2008, Symbiosis Law School (SIU) and the City University of New York School of Law (CUNY Law) teamed up to design a program

First In Nation Collaboration: NY State Courts and CUNY Law School Pilot “LaunchPad For Justice”

November 13, 2009

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.

CLRN Working Hard to Establish Sister Program in India

August 21, 2009

In Pune, India, CUNY Law’s Community Legal Resource Network (CLRN) and Symbiosis Law School (SLS) continue to break new ground with

Fred Rooney’s Digital Story

July 6, 2009

CUNY Law graduates and founders of Common Law, Inc. Karen Gargamelli, Jay Kim and Mike Wang collaborated on a video honoring CLRN

Visiting Student Sayali Sohoni Finds Inspiration in CLRN

June 30, 2009

Sayali Sohoni was born and raised in Pune, India. Conscious of the disparities in accessing justice that exist in India, Sayali decided pursue a career in law

Gennaro Funds Free Legal Services with Help of CLRN

June 10, 2009

Fred Rooney and the Community Legal Resource Network (CLRN) will be providing free legal services for seniors

CLRN Counsels Immigrants in Queens

March 2, 2009

Queens newspapers are reporting on the work of Fred Rooney and Lisa Reiner of the Community Legal Resource Network (CLRN) in lending legal counsel to immigrants seeking to become U.S. citizens

First Top 100 Irish Attorneys List Names Dean Emeritus, Faculty and Alums

October 22, 2008

Seven members of the CUNY School of Law community, past and present, have been named among the Legal 100 by Irish America magazine in its October/November 2008 issue. Sue Bryant and Fred Rooney, current members of the community, are included. Also named are Emeritus Dean Kristen Glen, and CUNY Law graduates Sean Crowley (Class of […]

2007 Graduates Helping Homeowners Featured In Press

September 5, 2008

Common Law Inc., a non-profit consortium of three CUNY Law alums from the class of 2007, created a clinic to help homeowners in foreclosure that was the feature of a WNYC radio interview that aired several times on Thursday, Sept. 4.

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