(PRWEB) January 17, 2014
United States District Court Chief Judge Rubén Castillo will address graduates and their families as the speaker for The John Marshall Law School’s 196th commencement ceremonies at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 19, 2014, at the Hyatt Regency Chicago.
Students also will hear from Carlin Comerouski, the class valedictorian.
The law school will be awarding 140 J.D. degrees, 34 LL.M. degrees and eight M.S. degrees.
Judge Castillo will receive an honorary degree from John Marshall, and George Drost will be recognized with the Adjunct Teaching Award.
Castillo has served on the bench the past 19 years. When he was named the court’s chief judge in 2013, he became its first Hispanic in that position.
For additional information contact Christine Kraly, director of Public Affairs, at ckraly(at)jmls(dot)edu