A balloon that says 1994 floats over attendees at Reunion 2019 at the New York Public Library.

All-Class Schedule

See a full schedule of in-person, virtual, and hybrid Reunion events.

View the highlights from Reunion 2022 and watch the recordings of the weekend's programming.

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🤝 (the handshake) = Program available in In-Person format in NYC
🖥️ (the computer) = Program available in Virtual format on Zoom
🤝🖥️ (both icons) = Program available in both In-Person and Virtual formats

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All times are in EDT. Virtual programming is available during the day on both Friday and Saturday. 

Join us for 🤝 In-Person events in New York City and complimentary 🖥️Virtual offerings held throughout Reunion weekend. See the full schedule below and check back soon for more event details. 

Events are open to all classes unless otherwise noted. 

🖥️ 10 – 11 a.m.
CLE Panel Discussion I: How the History of the Automobile Reconfigured American Life

Zoom Webinar
Moderator: Sarah A. Seo '07, Professor of Law, Columbia Law School
Topic: A historical perspective based on her award-winning book, Policing the Open Road: How Cars Transformed American Freedom
Panelists: Professor Jeffrey Fagan, Isidor and Seville Sulzbacher Professor of Law and Professor of Epidemiology, Columbia Law School
Cuauhtémoc Ortega '07, Federal Public Defender, Central District of California
Leah Shahum, Founder and Executive Director of the Vision Zero Network

Information Regarding New York CLE Credits:
Columbia Law School has been certified by the New York State Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Board as an Accredited Provider of CLE programs. Under New York State CLE regulations, this live simultaneous transmission transitional and non-transitional CLE Program will provide 1.0 credit hour that can be applied toward the Areas of Professional Practice requirement. This CLE credit is awarded only to New York attorneys for full attendance of the program in its entirety. Attendance is determined by an attorney's submission of their Attorney Attendance Affirmation with appropriate course codes noted. Attorneys also should submit their completed Evaluation Form, provided by the program organizers. Please note the NYS Certificate of Attendance will be sent to the email address as it appears in the register unless otherwise noted there.

🖥️ Noon – 1:15 p.m.
Panel Discussion: CLS Women in Leadership: How they got there; How their success is paving the way for future women lawyers

Zoom Webinar
Moderator: Kathryn Judge, Harvey J. Goldschmid Professor of Law, Columbia Law School                                                                             
Panelists: Patrice P. Jean '02, Partner, Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP
Eve Konstan '92, General Counsel, Spotify
Alice Valder Curran '92, Partner, Hogan Lovells

🖥️ 2 – 3 p.m.
Student Spotlight: Meet the Editors in Chief of Columbia Law School Journals
Zoom Meeting
Moderator: Jordan Carr, Assistant Director of Academic Advising
Student Editor in Chief Panelists: To be announced

🤝 6 – 8 p.m.              
Reunion Kick-Off  Reception
Cipriani 42nd Street
110 East 42nd Street ​
Join your classmates to kick-off Reunion 2022 with cocktails, an elegant and generous array of hors d’oeuvres, and desserts! Individual class gathering areas will be marked. $60.00 per person

In-person daytime and evening events will take place on the Columbia Law School campus (435 West 116th Street, between Amsterdam Avenue and Morningside Drive). Events will be held outdoors in tented spaces and are open to all classes unless otherwise noted. 

🤝 9 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.           
Registration and Check-In
Jerome L. Greene Hall, Lobby Level, Main Lobby
435 West 116th
Street at Amsterdam Avenue

🤝 9 – 11 a.m.     
Continental Breakfast
Ancell Plaza Tent
Enjoy pastries, fresh fruit, and freshly brewed coffee and tea while reconnecting with classmates and friends. Light snacks and refreshments will also be available throughout the morning under the Ancell Plaza Tent.

🤝 🖥️ 9:15 – 10:15 a.m.
CLE Discussion Panel II: Legal Dimensions of the Ukraine Crisis

Ancell Plaza Tent | Zoom Webinar
Moderator: Matthew C. Waxman, Liviu Librescu Professor of Law & Faculty Chair, National Security Law Program
Panelists: Dr. Pamela Falk '92 , U.N. Resident Correspondent, CBS News
Scott R. Anderson, General Counsel and Senior Editor at The Lawfare Institute; Fellow at the Brookings Institution and Columbia Law School

Information Regarding New York CLE Credits:
Columbia Law School has been certified by the New York State Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Board as an Accredited Provider of CLE programs. Under New York State CLE regulations, this live simultaneous transmission transitional and non-transitional CLE Program will provide 1.0 credit hour that can be applied toward the Areas of Professional Practice requirement. This CLE credit is awarded only to New York attorneys for full attendance of the program in its entirety. Attendance is determined by an attorney's submission of their Attorney Attendance Affirmation with appropriate course codes noted. Attorneys also should submit their completed Evaluation Form, provided by the program organizers. Please note the NYS Certificate of Attendance will be sent to the email address as it appears in the register unless otherwise noted there.

🤝 🖥️ 10:20 – 11:20 a.m.
CLE Discussion Panel III: What Can the Law Do about Climate Change?

Ancell Plaza Tent | Zoom Webinar
Moderator: Michael Gerrard, Andrew Sabin Professor of Professional Practice, Columbia Law School
Panelists: Matthew Morreale '97, Partner, Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP
Susan Kraham '92, Deputy Managing Attorney, Earthjustice
Ben Longstreth ‘02, Senior Attorney Climate & Clean Energy Program, Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC)

Information Regarding New York CLE Credits:
Columbia Law School has been certified by the New York State Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Board as an Accredited Provider of CLE programs. Under New York State CLE regulations, this live simultaneous transmission transitional and non-transitional CLE Program will provide 1.0 credit hour that can be applied toward the Areas of Professional Practice requirement. This CLE credit is awarded only to New York attorneys for full attendance of the program in its entirety. Attendance is determined by an attorney's submission of their Attorney Attendance Affirmation with appropriate course codes noted. Attorneys also should submit their completed Evaluation Form, provided by the program organizers. Please note the NYS Certificate of Attendance will be sent to the email address as it appears in the register unless otherwise noted there.

🤝🖥️ 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
A Visit with Dean Gillian Lester
Ancell Plaza Tent | Zoom Webinar
Dean Gillian Lester and Julie Sweet '92 invite you to join them for a discussion about Columbia Law School, its areas of continuing excellence, and their shared ambitions for the future.

In Conversation With:
Julie Sweet '92 is chair & chief executive officer, Accenture, previously serving as chief executive officer of Accenture North America, the company's largest geographic market. Prior to that, she served Accenture as general counsel, secretary, and chief compliance officer. Julie began her career as an attorney, serving as partner for 10 years in the law firm Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP. Julie has been recognized as one of Fortune’s Most Powerful Women in Business and Forbes’s 100 Most Powerful Women in the World.

In-person daytime and evening events will take place on the Columbia Law School campus (435 West 116th Street, between Amsterdam Avenue and Morningside Drive). Events will be held outdoors in tented spaces and are open to all classes unless otherwise noted.

🤝 12:30 – 2:30 p.m. 
Summer Picnic Luncheon (5th – 45th Reunions)
Ancell Plaza Tent
(Plaza access via Jerome L. Greene Hall's Third Floor)

Families welcome! Enjoy a buffet luncheon on Ancell Plaza. Relax and catch up with old friends—or make new ones—while a balloon artist and face painter entertain children of all ages! Kosher and vegetarian/vegan options will be available. $40.00 per person; gratis for children 12 and younger

🤝 12:30 – 2:30 p.m.                
50th Reunion and Stone Circle Luncheon (50th – 70th Reunions)
Ancell Annex Tent
(Plaza access via Jerome L. Greene Hall's Third Floor)

Dean Lester requests the honor of your presence at a luncheon for alumni celebrating their 50th, 55th, 60th, 65th, or 70th Reunions. The luncheon celebrates members of the Class of 1972, who join the Stone Circle on their 50th Reunion. $40.00 per person; gratis for the 50th Reunion

🤝 🖥️ 2:30 – 3:30 p.m.                
Panel Discussion: Housing, Race, and the Wealth Gap: A Look at  Law and Policies Driving Inequality
Jerome L. Greene Hall, Lobby Level, Room 104-106 | Zoom Webinar
Co-Moderators: Wesley Dias '78, CEO/President, Argosy Consulting Group LLC
Rhonda Ferguson '77
Panelists: Theodore M. Shaw '79, Julius L. Chambers Distinguished Professor of Law and Director of the Center for Civil Rights, UNC School of Law 
Dr. Tiffany Manuel, President and CEO, TheCaseMade Incorporated

🤝 7:30 – 11 p.m.
Class Cocktails, Dinner, Dessert

Tents on campus; your class celebration location is indicated in the session description during registration.
Join your classmates for an unforgettable evening. Share Law School memories and create new ones. Enjoy an open bar, dinner, and live music. Cap off the celebration with after-dinner drinks and dessert. Cocktail attire suggested. $100.00 per person.

NOTE:  If you are unable to attend your class dinner due to conflicting obligations such as religious observance but would like to join [late] p.m., please contact the Reunion Office ([email protected] or 212-854-0533).