2017 Alumni Awards Dinner

Thursday, November 16, 2017

5:30 p.m.

If you are interested in attending the 39th annual Alumni Awards please contact Joe Volin at (773) 620-0675.

Join the Chicago-Kent Alumni Association and the Alumni Board of Directors to honor the recipients of the 2017 Alumni Awards and to recognize alumni volunteers for the law school during the 2016-17 school year. Proceeds benefit the Alumni Board of Directors Scholarship Fund.

2017 Honorees

Professional Achievement Award
  • Justice Anne Burke '83, Illinois Supreme Court
  • Jorge Ramirez '97, Chicago Federation of Labor
Distinguished Service Award
  • William Kling '87, William C. Kling, Attorney at Law
Outstanding Young Alumnus/a Award
  • Kristen Prinz '07, The Prinz Law Firm
  • Courtney Fong '07, Castle Creek Arbitrage LLC
Institutional Partner Award
  • Attorneys' Title Guaranty Fund
Faculty Achievement Award
  • Professor Joan Steinman, 40 Years of Service to Chicago-Kent
  • Professor Sheldon Nahmod, 40 Years of Service to Chicago-Kent


Thursday, November 16


5:30 p.m. Reception

7:00 p.m. Dinner and Awards Ceremony*

*Dinner will include a Creekstone black angus beef with wild mushrooms and a rooftop herb sauce. If you have dietary restrictions please email us at alums@kentlaw.iit.edu.



Palmer House Hilton - Red Lacquer Room

17 E. Monroe St.

Chicago, IL


Through October 30:

$150 per person

$125 per person for 2016-17 volunteers (by invitation, limit two)

$100 per person for current students and 2017 graduates

Add $25 per person for tickets purchased November 13 - November 16.

All sales are final; no refunds are available in case of cancellation.


Chicago-Kent Alumni Association