Labor and Employment

Law Society




of Chicago-Kent College of Law

The Labor and Employment Law Society ("LELS") is a student governed organization dedicated to providing support to students interested in the field of Labor and Employment Law. LELS provides not only academic support in the way of mentors and an exclusive outline bank, but also seeks to enhance the academic experience with social events and fundraising efforts.


Become a LELS Member

or Update Your Membership Info on the New Membership Form!



The Labor and Employment Law Society Officers

Daniel Zapata |
Kelly Carson |

Vice-President, Internal Affairs
Ryan Thoma |

Technology Director
Marc Minarich |

Andrew Schmidt |

Faculty Advisor
Marty Malin |
Vice-President, External Affairs
Roxana Crasovan |
Alumni Liaison




Things to Know

Sandra P. Zemm Labor Law Prize
Nominations are currently being accepted for the Sandra P. Zemm Prize in Labor and Employment Law. For more information on the prize and how to nominate someone, please click on the link immediately above. Please note that the submission deadline is March 25, 2013

Upcoming Events

March 14 | 9 - 11 pm | WhirlyBall Chicago
Third WhirlyBall Night with LELS
Two hours worth of WhirlyBall and pizza. Plus, the first 20 people to respond and pay will receive 2 hours worth of beer, house wine, and sodas! Please click on the link above for more information.

Spring 2012 Highlighted Event


Dean Soliunas
An Evening Honoring Dean Francine Soliunas Monday, April 9 - 5:00 - 8:00 p.m.
10th Floor Event Room
Please join us in honoring Former Dean Francine Soliunas for her years of service, dedication, and commitment to Chicago-Kent, its diverse student body and student organizations, including the Labor and Employment Law Society, APALSA, BLSA, HLLSA, and SALSA. Food and beverages will be provided.

suggestion box
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