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Drake Law hosts symposium on "Debating the Living Constitution."

Con Law Symposium celebrates 10-year partnership with Belin McCormick, P.C
May 24, 2011

Intellectual property conference attracts international scholars

Renowned intellectual property scholars converged on the Drake University campus on April 1"“2 to participate in the 2011 Intellectual Property Scholars Roundtable hosted by Drake Law School.
May 24, 2011

On leadership, philanthropy and practicing law across international borders

Drake Law alumnus and board member Daniel Jacobi discusses his unique career and the impact Drake has had on his life.
May 24, 2011

Recent grad wins first trial, $2.5-million jury verdict

Whitney Judkins, LW'09, credits Drake Law School's focus on practical education with her success in the courtroom.
May 24, 2011

Celebrating National Library Week

Events at the Dwight D. Opperman Law Library provide opportunities for student engagement "” and prizes.
May 24, 2011

Drake Law student publishes article in Chicago-Kent Law Review

Kale Van Bruggen’s article, Agriculture’s Fate Under Climate Change: Economic and Environmental Imperatives for Action, was recently published in the Chicago-Kent Law Review.
May 23, 2011

Drake law students draft proposals for a greener Des Moines

The city of Des Moines has been going green -- constructing certified LEED buildings and implementing hundreds of green initiatives. As the municipality marches toward creating a more "Sustainable Green Community," it is getting some assistance from Drake University law students who are developing a blueprint for making municipal laws and ordinances more environmentally friendly, socially responsible and economically viable.
May 16, 2011

Romonda Belcher to deliver Law School commencement address

Polk County District Associate Judge Romonda D. Belcher, a 1995 Drake Law School graduate, will deliver the keynote address at the Drake University Law School Commencement Ceremony, which begins at 7 p.m. Friday, May 13, in the Drake Knapp Center, 2525 Forest Ave.
May 10, 2011

Drake Law grad works for NYC Coalition Against Hunger

Theresa Hassler, a 2010 Drake Law graduate, has recently accepted a position with the New York City Coalition Against Hunger (NYCCAH).
May 6, 2011

Drake programs nationally recognized

Drake Law School intellectual property law and legal writing programs nationally recognized Drake Law School's programs in intellectual property and legal writing are once again ranked among the top programs in the nation in the 2012 edition of "America's Best Graduate Schools," published recently by US News & World Report magazine. The magazine ranked Drake's […]
April 27, 2011

Professor to give lecture on Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act

On Thursday, April 28, Ian Bartrum, assistant professor of law at Drake University Law School, will address "The Constitutionality of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act." The event, which is free and open to the public, will start at 4:30 p.m. in room 213 of Cartwright Hall, 27th Street and University Avenue.
April 26, 2011

Drake Law hosts annual Constitutional Law Symposium

Since it’s ratification more than 220 years ago, the U.S. Constitution has been a subject of spirited debate among legal analysts. This debate continued as scholars from around the country gathered on April 2 for Drake Law School’s annual Constitutional Law Symposium.
April 7, 2011

Drake Law hosts Supreme Court Celebration

Drake Law School hosted the Iowa Supreme Court as justices heard oral arguments in two cases as part of the Law School’s 74th Annual Supreme Court Celebration. The celebration is held annually to help law students become more familiar with appellate court procedure and arguments, and to honor the Iowa Supreme Court for its commitment to justice and legal education. View a photo gallery of the 2011 Supreme Court Celebration.
April 7, 2011

Drake Law advances to NAAC Moot Court nationals

Six Drake University Law students recently competed in the National Appellate Advocacy Competition (NAAC).
April 5, 2011

Law professor Peter Yu to deliver keynote address at Confucius Institute Symposium

Peter K. Yu, the Kern Family chair in intellectual property law at Drake University Law School, will deliver a keynote opening address at the annual international law symposium at the University of Oregon School of Law on April 8.
April 4, 2011