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Professor Jerry Foxhoven leads efforts for juveniles in Iowa

In addition to his duties as executive director of the Neal and Bea Smith Legal Clinic and professor at Drake Law School, Jerry Foxhoven has spent a lot of time involved in various efforts supporting juveniles in Iowa.
March 14, 2016

2016 Constitutional Law Symposium is April 9

The Drake Constitutional Law Center is once again hosting its annual Constitutional Law Symposium on Saturday, April 9, 8 a.m.-noon, Cartwright Hall, Room 213.
March 10, 2016

ABA President Paulette Brown to speak at Supreme Court Banquet

Paulette Brown, the first African-American female president of the American Bar Association (ABA), will serve as the keynote speaker at the 79th Annual Supreme Court Celebration Banquet.
March 2, 2016

Q&A with SBA President Allie Quinn

Meet Allie Quinn, the newly elected president of the Drake Law School Student Bar Association.
March 2, 2016

Drake Law students study agricultural law in Cuba

A group of Drake Law School students recently visited Cuba during the January Term to study agricultural law.
February 22, 2016

Drake Law Diversity Week is Feb. 22-26

Drake Law School will celebrate Diversity Week Feb. 22-26 with various events hosted by Drake Law student organizations.
February 18, 2016

Drake Law to host Intellectual Property Law CLE March 24-25

Drake Law School will host the 2016 Intellectual Property Law CLE on March 24-25 at the Neal and Bea Smith Law Center. The event will cover cutting-edge topics including 2016 patent reform issues, PTAB practice, and ag/biotech patent law.
February 15, 2016

Drake Law celebrates retirement of two professors

Drake Law School is celebrating the retirements of two esteemed professors: David S. Walker, the Dwight D. Opperman Distinguished Professor of Law, and Marty Begleiter, the Ellis and Nelle Levitt Distinguished Professor of Law.
February 8, 2016

Drake team wins ABA Client Counseling Regionals

The Drake Law School Client Counseling team of Erika Bertrand (3L) and Nick Behlke (3L) won the ABA Region 8 Client Counseling Competition. They will compete in the national finals at Baylor University Law School in April.
February 8, 2016

Three Drake Law grads named to Business Record’s Forty Under 40

Brooke Miller Axiotis, LW’12, Noreen Otto, LW’06, and Mike Richards, LW’01, have been selected to the 2016 Forty Under 40 list by the Business Record. The annual list honors local business leaders under the age of 40 who have “demonstrated impressive career achievements and unparalleled community involvement.”
February 8, 2016

Drake Law Real Estate Transactions CLE is March 4

Drake Law School is hosting the 2016 Real Estate Transactions CLE on Friday, March 4 at the Neal and Bea Smith Law Center as part of Drake University's Continuing Legal Education programs.
February 5, 2016

Professor Strassberg to lecture on polygamy and the U.S. Constitution

Maura Strassberg, professor of law at Drake Law School, will present "Scrutinizing Polygamy after Hobby Lobby and Obergefell" as part of the Drake Constitutional Law Center's Distinguished Lecture Series on Feb. 4.
February 3, 2016

Former chief judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit to visit Drake

Randall R. Rader, former chief judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, will be a Distinguished Visitor at Drake Law School Feb. 22-23. In addition, Rader will present a open lecture on standards, patents, and the proper valuation of technology on Feb. 23.
February 3, 2016

Five Drake Law students ask questions during CNN Democratic Town Hall

On Jan. 25, Drake University hosted a Democratic presidential candidate town hall in Sheslow Auditorium, which was broadcast live on CNN. During the event, five Drake Law School students had the opportunity to ask the candidates questions.
January 26, 2016

Drake signs partnership agreement with University of Havana in Cuba

Officials at Drake University and the University of Havana have signed a long-term Memorandum of Understanding. The agreement builds upon years of research and collaboration between the two schools, including recent pioneering research by Drake’s Agricultural Law Center in Cuba.
January 11, 2016