May 14, 2015

CARDOZO LAW NAMES MELANIE LESLIE NEW DEAN
First Woman Dean of Cardozo Law, First Cardozo Graduate Appointed

 


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Dec 4, 2014

My New York: Alexandra Simmerson '14

In the My New York video series, students and alumni speak about their professional and personal connections to New York City. In this video, Cardozo Law alumna Alexandra Simmerson '14 talks about studying fashion law in New York City.

Nov 12, 2014

Shawna Benston '14 and Michelle Chu '15 are the winners of a writing competition held by the Elder and Special Needs Law Journal, which is a publication of the NYSBA's Elder and Special Needs Section.

Oct 14, 2014

Cardozo Alumna Helps Innocence Project Win Michael Morton's Freedom After Wrongful Conviction

As a student in the Innocence Project clinic, Rachel Pecker '13 helped win Michael Morton's freedom after he spent 25 years in prison for a crime he didn't commit. The Innocence Project was started in 1992 at Cardozo Law by Barry Scheck and Peter Neufeld. It pioneered the use of DNA evidence to prove the innocence of those who have been wrongly convicted.

Sep 22, 2014

Jon Henes, Cardozo School of Law, “Don’t Look Back, Today is the Day” - September 10, 2014

Jonathan Henes '96 visited Cardozo Law in September 2014 to talk to students about his road to success, saying "you never want to stop growing, you always want to continue to grow." His talk was part of the Dean's Speaker Series lunchtime events.

 

Sep 10, 2014

In the upcoming issue of Cardozo Life, we profile Kian Khatibi '14, who was convicted and sent to prison for almost 10 years for two stabbings he did not commit. Khatibi graduated from Cardozo School of Law this May. View a sneak preview of the article.

 
Aug 18, 2014

Cardozo law alumna and professor Melanie Leslie took her post this summer as the school's new vice dean. Read about her rise from Cardozo Law student, to professor, to vice dean in the upcoming issue of Cardozo Life:

 

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