Thursday, June 2, 2016
Professors Alison Riley and Patricia Sours received special Certificates of Achievement in Global Legal Skills Education at the 2016 Global Legal Skills Conference held last week in Verona, Italy. The two authors received the Global Legal Skills Awards in recognition of their contributions to global legal skills education through years of dedicated teaching and through the publication of two co-authored books, Legal English and the Common Law and Common Law Legal English and Grammar: A Contextual Approach.
The Global Legal Skills Awards were presented to Professors Riley and Sours in Verona, Italy at the University of Verona Department of Law during the Eleventh Global Legal Skills Conference. The awards were signed by the GLS Conference Co-Chairs, Professor Mark Wojcik of The John Marshall Law School in Chicago and Professor Stefano Troiano of the University of Verona Department of Law. The award presenters were two prior GLS Award Winners, Professor Juli Campagna of the Hofstra University Maurice A. Deane School of Law in New York and Professor John Thornton of the Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law in Chicago.