Professor Ruqaiijah A. Yearby
(Left to right) Professor Aaron Perzanowski; Co-Deans Michael Scharf and Jessica Berg (standing) with professors Yearby (seated, left) and Robertson (seated, right); Professor Juliet Kostritsky
, who is the associate dean of institutional diversity and inclusiveness, a health law scholar and the 2012 recipient of Case Western Reserve University’s Women Achievement Award, was appointed to the David. L. Brennan chaired professorship.
Professor Cassandra Burke Robertson
, the director of the Center for Professional Ethics, a 2015 recipient of the law school’s Distinguished Research Award and the 2015 Laura B. Chisolm Distinguished Research Scholar, was appointed to the John Deaver Drinko - BakerHostetler chaired professorship. Both faculty members were honored for their exemplary service to the law school, university and nation.
, an intellectual property law scholar, and Juliet Kostritsky
, a professor of contract law, were awarded Distinguished Research Awards by the law school in May. In the past year, Perzanowski has published two books, an empirical study in a top 10 law review and a short response in another top 10 law review. Kostritsky has published a series of cross-disciplinary articles in multiple journals in recent years and was appointed by Professor Yair Listokin of Yale Law School to co-chair and be an area organizer for the contracts and commercial law section for the American Law and Economics Association Annual Meeting due to the popularity of her articles.