39th annual Alumni Awards Celebration

Thursday, November 16, 2017


Now in its 39th year, the Chicago-Kent Alumni Awards Celebration honors alumni who have made significant contributions to the law school and/or the legal community while raising money for the Chicago-Kent Alumni Board Scholarship Fund. The scholarship is awarded annually to students who display financial need and academic merit.

2016 Honorees

Professional Achievement Award
  • Karen Klein '95, Hotel Tonight, Inc.
  • Burt Odelson '72, Odelson & Sterk, Ltd.
Distinguished Service Award
  • Marc Schwartz '79, Harrison & Held LLP
Outstanding Young Alumnus/a Award
  • Raja Gaddipati '06, DLA Piper
  • Michael Wilder '06, Littler Mendelson, P.C.
Institutional Partner Award
  • K & L Gates
Faculty Achievement Award
  • Professor Ralph Brill, 55 Years of Service to Chicago-Kent
  • Professor Ron Staudt, 38 Years of Service to Chicago-Kent

About the Honorees

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