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Law alumna named to Business Record's 'Forty Under 40'

Katie Graham, LW'11, was recently named to the Business Record's "Forty Under 40" for this year. Graham joins many previous Drake Law alumni who have been recognized.
January 26, 2015

Alumna makes 'The Annual List' of young professionals and executives

The American Legal and Financial Network released "The Annual List" of young professionals and executives as a way to celebrate the industry's future. Only a little over a year out of law school, Lindsey Purdy, LW'13, made the list.
January 15, 2015

Drake Law to host Real Estate Transactions CLE

Drake Law to host the 2015 Real Estate Transactions CLE, March 6, 2015 at the Legal Clinic.
January 14, 2015

Professor to lead legal delegation trip to South Africa

Drake Law School Professor Mark Kende has been selected by the People to People Citizen Ambassador Program to coordinate a delegation of professionals specializing in law who will travel to South Africa on Oct. 19-29, 2015.
January 14, 2015

Drake Law dean named to '15 to Watch in 2015' list

Drake Law School dean Ben Ullem has been named a "15 to Watch in 2015" by The Des Moines Register.
January 5, 2015

Law Review editor-in-chief to moderate panel at AALS annual meeting

Tim Gulbranson, a third-year law student and editor of Drake Law Review, will be moderating a panel at the 2015 American Association of Law Schools (AALS) annual meeting.
December 18, 2014

Drake announces $500,000 gift to new Ray Center

Drake University has received a $500,000 anonymous gift in support of the University's new Robert D. and Billie Ray Center.
November 25, 2014

Moot Court team places at nationals

Drake Law sent two National Moot Court teams to compete in the regional rounds of the 65th National Moot Court Competition this past weekend, with one team walking away as regional champions, advancing to the national competition in New York.
November 17, 2014

Drake celebrates 20 years of collaboration with University of Nantes

It may be hard to believe, but Drake's relationship with the University of Nantes has been in existence for 20 years. To celebrate, guests are invited to "Celebrating 20 Years: Drake University and the University of Nantes," a reception Thursday, Nov. 20 from 4-6 p.m. in Kern Commons.
November 17, 2014

Sustainability students present to Metropolitan Planning Organization

Students in Professor Jonathan Rosenbloom’s Sustainability and the Law course will present class projects to committee members of the Des Moines Area Metropolitan Planning Organization (DMAMPO). Presentations are open to the public and will occur on Tuesday, Dec. 2 from 12-3 p.m. at 420 Watson Powell, Suite 200, in Des Moines.
November 17, 2014

Drake 3L wins jury trial, argues before Supreme Court of Iowa

Through an internship with the Iowa Appellate Defenders Office and working in the Advanced Criminal Law Clinic, Mouw tried (and won) his first jury trial and he argued in front of the Supreme Court of Iowa.
November 14, 2014

Judge Belcher to speak at Public Service Day lecture

The Honorable Romonda Belcher, LW’95, is the featured speaker for Public Service Day at Drake Law School. Judge Belcher is an Iowa District Court Associate Judge and the first female African American judge appointed in Iowa.
November 12, 2014

Student group wins national award

The Drake Law Asian Pacific American Law Students Association (APALSA) won the Affiliate of the Year Award from the National Asian Pacific American Law Student Association (NAPALSA) at their annual convention in Phoenix.
November 10, 2014

Children's Rights students raise money for Youth Emergency Shelter Services

Children's Rights Clinic students took a break from representing children in Polk County Juvenile Court to spend their Sunday afternoon raising money for YESS through a "Human Foosball" Tournament.
November 4, 2014

Drake hosts 21st Annual Halloween Hoops

Drake University hosted the 21st annual Halloween Hoops Party for more than 160 Des Moines-area children on Oct. 29.
October 31, 2014