Duke Law Club of Chicago

Upcoming Events

  • Jul 11 Duke Law Chicago Summer Alumni & Students Reception 7:00 PMChicago, IL

    All Duke Law alumni, students, and friends are invited to join us for an evening of conversations and connections to celebrate the Duke Law alumni network in Chicago. Hosted by the Law Alumni & Development Office. For additional information, please contact Caitlin Shaw at caitlin.shaw@law.duke.edu.

Past Events

  • Nov 16 Duke Law Club of Chicago Alumni Happy Hour 5:00 PMChicago, IL

    Please join us for a casual happy hour with Duke Law alumni and friends. Duke Law Club of ChicagoAlumni Happy Hour Join Duke Law alumni and friends for a casual happy hour at the new Revival Hall in downtown Chicago. All are welcome to join the Duke Law Club for drinks and casual conversation. Food and beverages will be available for purchase. Wednesday, November 16, 20165:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.Revival Cafe-Bar at Revival Food Hall125 S. Clark StreetChicago, IL 60603Hosted by the Alumni & Development Office. For more information, please contact Caitlin Shaw at caitlin.shaw@law.duke.edu

  • Jul 25 Student-Alumni Gathering - Chicago, IL 6:00 PMChicago, IL

    Please join us for a gathering of local alumni and students in the area for the summer. The event will take place at Steptoe & Johnson LLP, 115 South LaSalle Street, Suite 3100, Chicago, IL. Presented by the Duke Law Club of Chicago. Learn more and RSVP here: https://www.squadup.com/events/chicago-law-club-alumni-student-gathering. For more information, please contact Halley Bogart at halley.bogart@law.duke.edu.

  • May 19 Chicago: Duke Forward 6:00 PMChicago, IL

    Duke Forward is returning to Chicago. Join your friends for an evening with some of Duke's most inspiring and innovative faculty, alumni, and students. Sponsored by University Development, this event will take place at Navy Pier - Festival Hall Convention Complex. Learn more and RSVP here: https://evm.auxserv.duke.edu/Ungerboeck//emc00/PublicSignIn.aspx?OrgCode....

  • Apr 30 Chicago: Duke Alums Engage 10:00 AMChicago, IL

    Come get your hands dirty with Great Lakes Academy Charter School, founded by fellow Duke alum, Katherine Myers-Crum (Trinity '01). Volunteers will work together to build planters to line the outside walls of the school building and fill them with flowers to beautify the students' entry into school. Those who don't have a green thumb can work inside the school to sort and organize books to get the school's Lending Library up and running. Hosted by DAA. Learn more and RSVP here: http://rsvp.duke.edu/events/a-day-of-volunteering-at-great-lakes-academy....

  • Nov 18 Duke Chicago: 5th Annual Entrepreneurship Event 5:30 PMChicago, IL

    Presented in partnership with DukeGEN, the Duke Alumni Association, Duke Law and the Fuqua School of Business. This year's panel will be moderated by Dr. David T Robinson, J. Rex Distinguished Professor at the Fuqua School of Business, and will feature three alumni whose careers in consulting, real estate, and capital management will provide for a robust and engaging conversation: TD Decker MBA'88, Fritz Duda JD'93, and Rob Khoury MBA '97. Learn more and RSVP here: https://www.alumniconnections.com/olc/pub/DUKE/event/showEventForm.jsp?f....

  • Nov 10 Duke Law Chicago Welcome Happy Hour 5:30 PMChicago, IL

    Join us for a casual happy hour to welcome new Duke Law alumni to the Chicago area! All are welcome to join the Duke Law Club for drinks and casual conversation at The Marq (60 West Adams Street, Chicago)! Hosted by the Duke Law Club of Chicago. Learn more and RSVP here: https://www.squadup.com/events/chicago-law-club-happy-hour.

  • Jun 24 Student-Alumni Happy Hour - Chicago, IL 5:30 PMChicago, IL

    Join us for a casual happy hour at Rivers Restaurant to welcome Duke Law students working in Chicago for the summer, and to welcome recent graduates who are joining the Duke Law Chicago alumni community. Learn more and RSVP here: https://www.squadup.com/events/chicago-summer-2015-student-alumni-happy-.... Hosted by the Duke Law Club of Chicago. Questions? Contact Zoey Kernodle at zoey.kernodle@law.duke.edu.

  • May 9 Duke Alums Engage Chicago 8:15 AMChicago, IL

    Join us for the Duke Alums Engage program, which takes the experience of volunteering to a more meaningful level. Take on a project tailored to the needs of your local community, explore the principles of civic engagement, and reflect on your project's impact on your community. This year the Duke Chicago community will partner with Ravenswood Community Services. Ravenswood Community Services partners with the Greater Chicago Food Depository and Ravenswood School to bring the Market Pantry to the Ravenswood School staff parking lot the second Saturday morning of each month. Sponsored by DAA, learn more and register here: https://secure.www.alumniconnections.com/olc/pub/DUKE/event/showEventFor....

  • Nov 19 The 3rd Annual Duke Chicago Entrepreneurship Event - "Selling Your Company" 5:30 PMChicago, IL

    Join two leading lights in the Duke entrepreneurial community for a lively presentation and discussion. Mark Rampolla MBA'97 recently completed the sale of his ZICO Beverages LLC to Coca-Cola. Andy Ray AM'91, JD'91 recently oversaw the sale of Oculus VR to Facebook for $2 Billion. Both speakers will discuss their respective careers to date, with particular emphasis on start-ups and the sale of companies. This event is presented in partnership with DukeGEN, the Duke Alumni Association, Duke Law and the Fuqua School of Business. For more information, please contact alumni_office@law.duke.edu.

  • Sep 4 A Luncheon and Conversation with John A. Canning, Jr. '69 - Chicago, IL 12:00 PMChicago, IL

    Join us for a conversation between Dean David F. Levi and John A. Canning, Jr. which will touch on topics such as the changing landscape of law firms and their clients, the private equity markets, andphilanthropy in America. The event will take place at The Chicago Club, 81 E. Van Buren Street. RSVP to alumni_office@law.duke.edu by August 25. Questions? Contact Kirstin Riddle at kirstin.riddle@law.duke.edu.

  • Aug 4 Duke Law Alumni-Student Happy Hour - Chicago, IL 6:00 PMChicago, IL

    Local alumni, students, and friends are welcome to attend an Alumni-Student Gathering at Rivers Restaurant. Come out to network, reminisce, and meet new acquaintances. RSVP through the link http://bit.ly/1sys0aU. Questions? Contact Anna Walker at walker@law.duke.edu.

  • Apr 12 Duke Alums Engage - Chicago, IL 9:00 AMChicago, IL

    Alumni, friends, and family are welcome to participate in the Be The Match® Walk+Run. You'll be helping raise critical funds to help match volunteer bone marrow donors with patients who have blood cancers, like leukemia or lymphoma. Whether you participate in the 5k, 1k, or volunteer with other Duke alums, we hope you and your families will join us! Register through the link http://www.bethematchfoundation.org/site/TR/WalkRun/Foundation?team_id=3.... Questions? Contact Catherine Ramsey BSE'12 or Tim Schulte '12.

2015-16 Leaders:

  • Ranjan Emani '08
  • Emily B. Friedman '98
  • Brian B. Gilbert '87
  • Carol Anne Huff '96
  • Tabitha Humphries '10
  • Jana Kovich '15
  • Amy Pines Schmalz '03
  • Brett Schroeder '15

2015-16 Sponsors: