Supreme Court Celebration

Join us for a celebration of Drake Law School's long-standing relationship with the Iowa Supreme Court!

Drake Law School's annual Supreme Court Celebration celebrates the history of academic excellence, leadership, and service at Drake Law and honors the Law School's symbiotic relationship with the Iowa Supreme Court.

Thank you to those who attended 81st annual Supreme Court Celebration events. Check back for details about the 82nd annual Supreme Court Celebration in spring 2019!

Awards and Recognition

2018 Alumna of the Year
Karen Shaff, LW’79

2018 Recent Alumna of the Year
Kristina Stanger, LW’05

2018 Distinguished Public Service Award (new this year!)
Robert Oberbillig, LA'56, LW'58

Learn more about the alumni award winners.

See lists of other award recipients:


View photos from the 81st annual Supreme Court Celebration:

See also a list of past Supreme Court Celebration programs.

Law School News
August 17, 2018
Neil M. Gorsuch, Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, gave a special lecture to approximately 350 Drake Law students, faculty, and staff on Aug. 16.