Juliann Cecchi

Assistant Dean, External Partnerships


Juliann Cecchi is the Assistant Dean of External Partnerships at Northwestern Pritzker School of Law. She is responsible for supporting and enhancing the strategic initiatives of the Law School in the critical areas of external relations, outreach, and business development. In addition, she is responsible for the overall administrative direction for the Law Board, whose members help to frame and support the mission of the school.

Juliann has been a key member of the Law School’s administrative team since 2001 directing the Professional Education and Firm & Corporate Relations departments where her teams are responsible for the leadership, direction and revenue generation of the non-degree continuing legal education programs for practicing attorneys, sponsorship fundraising with firms and corporations, student journal administration and law school continuing legal education accreditation. She has built a wide array of relationships in the legal community nationally with firm attorneys, in-house counsel and government officials engaging them in programing and strengthening the brand. 

Juliann is a graduate of Denison University and received a Master’s in Public Policy and Administration from Northwestern University.

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