Dean Schizer Awarded Honorary Doctoral Degree

Winter 2010

Dean David M. Schizer was presented with an honorary doctor of laws degree by The Jewish Theological Seminary at that school’s 115th commencement.

“Through your educational leadership at Columbia Law School, you have helped shape the legal landscape of the nation,” seminary Chancellor Arnold M. Eisen said of Dean Schizer. “You have been an eloquent voice in stressing the importance of ethical decision-making and wise leadership by those in the legal field, and their crucial role as guardians of the rule of law.”