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New Book by ABF Researcher Explores the Sit-In Movement 

"The Sit-Ins: Protest & Legal Change in the Civil Rights Era," a new book by ABF Faculty Fellow Christopher W. Schmidttells the story of the student lunch counter protests and the national debate they sparked over the meaning of the constitutional right of all Americans to equal protection of the law. "The Sit-Ins" invites a broader understanding of how Americans contest and construct the meaning of their Constitution. Read more»

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ABF Executive Director Elected as Fellow to the American College of Tax Counsel Apr 25, 2018

CHICAGO, April 25, 2018 - Executive Director of the American Bar Foundation (ABF), Ajay K. Mehrotra, has been elected as a Fellow of the American College of Tax Counsel (ACTC). Mehrotra was one of 16… more

ABF Doctoral Fellow Publishes Innovative Study on Law School Rankings Apr 20, 2018

A new article written by American Bar Foundation (ABF) Doctoral Fellow Christopher J. Ryan, “A Value-Added Ranking of Law Schools,” proposes a new ranking system of law schools using… more

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