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Daniel Ritchie to be Honored at the Woodrow Wilson Awards Dinner in Denver

Alli Gerkman
IAALS board member Daniel Ritchie is the recipient of the Woodrow Wilson Award for Public Service. The Woodrow Wilson Awards, offered by the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars of the Smithsonian Institution, recognize leaders in government, business, science, the arts, and beyond who have embraced...

Five Women Attorneys Earn Margaret Brent Women Lawyers of Achievement Award

Alli Gerkman
IAALS board member Karen J. Mathis was among five women to receive the Margaret Brent Women Lawyers of Achievement Award. The Women Lawyers of Achievement Award, established in 1991, honors outstanding women lawyers who have achieved professional excellence in their area of specialty and have actively paved the way to...

New Initiative Promotes Legal Ed Innovation and ‘Practice-Ready Lawyers’

Alli Gerkman
IAALS Executive Director Rebecca Love Kourlis responds to questions from the ABA Journal about Educating Tomorrow's Lawyers: "Traditional law classes featuring a professor at a podium directing questions at students may work in the first year when students need to understand legal theory, but by the second and third...