Office of Communications, Marketing, and Public Affairs

The Office of Communications, Marketing, and Public Affairs oversees internal, external, and strategic communications at Columbia Law School and manages the Law School’s social media channels; public affairs and media relations; news web pages; and branding, visual, and editorial style guides. In collaboration with partners throughout the institution, we amplify and promote Columbia Law School initiatives and the work of the community—including faculty, students, and alumni—and create print, digital, and multimedia materials that enhance core strategic efforts. 

Email [email protected] for more information or to start a project.

Department Services

Collaborate with the Office of Communications, Marketing, and Public Affairs on projects including publications, videos, and news stories. Reach out to our teams (below) with questions. Explore DIY options, resources, and frequently asked questions

  • General Requests

    Ask about: Anything! For example: Promoting events, creating or updating existing print/digital/multimedia pieces (brochures, posters, emails, videos, monitor signs, etc.), updating web content, promoting faculty and student achievements, and DIY resources and templates.
    [email protected]  

  • Editorial

    Ask about: Pitching a news story or profile for the website; editing/writing services; editorial style, training, and best practices.
    [email protected]

  • Public Affairs

    Ask about: Media requests, media training, promoting scholarship and newsworthy events, op-eds, and filming on campus.
    [email protected]

  • Social Media

    Ask about: Amplifying news, partnering on social efforts, and social media training and best practices.
    [email protected]

  • Creative

    Ask about: Creating digital and print materials, photography, logo lockups, email banners, and other graphic design needs.
    [email protected]

  • Website

    Ask about: General web questions/training, updating department and faculty webpages, Mailchimp access and training.
    [email protected]

  • General Information

    Hours: Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

    Office Location:
    Jerome Greene Annex
    410 West 117th Street
    New York, N.Y. 10027

    Mailing Address:
    435 West 116th Street
    New York, N.Y. 10027

    [email protected]


Our Team

Michael Patullo

  • Associate Dean for Planning, Communications, and Faculty Affairs