Faculty, family and friends converged on the South Lawn to celebrate the Class of 2007.
More than 4,200 family, friends and faculty watched 680 Columbia Law School students receive their J.D., LL.M. and J.S.D. degrees on a balmy May day. After receiving their diplomas, graduates met their loved ones for a celebration on Hamilton Lawn.
Professor George Bermann and his family with Willis L.M. Reese Teaching Prize Winner Professor Carol Sanger (second from right)
Columbia Law School, founded in 1858, stands at the forefront of legal education and of the law in a global society. Columbia Law School combines traditional strengths in corporate law and financial regulation, international and comparative law, property, contracts, constitutional law, and administrative law with pioneering work in intellectual property, digital technology, tax law and policy, national security, human rights, sexuality and gender, and environmental law.