50th Reunion

We enjoyed welcoming you back for your 50th Reunion on June 10–11, 2022, to celebrate your anniversary milestone.

View the highlights from Reunion Weekend!

Virtual Reunion Class Book

R22 - Class of 1972 Virtual Book Header

Your class book is a way to connect with your classmates and is viewable after submitting your profile page. You can share your story, upload photos, and catch up with classmates who have shared their contact information, and view a map highlighting the cities where your classmates reside.

An invitation will be sent to your preferred email address on file. After submitting your profile page, you can then browse the book!

If you haven't received an email, it's possible the Reunion Office has an outdated email address or no email address on file for you. Please contact us at [email protected], to update your email address and request a link to join your class book. 

Top 10 Billboard Hits

Reminisce about your Law School days with these top 10 Billboard hits from your graduation year! 

To listen to the full playlist, log in to  Spotify, a digital music service, by clicking the white icon in the top right corner of the embedded player. Then use your account credentials to log in, or create a new account. 

A Look Back 

Look Back Slide - Class of 1972

We thank the Reunion Class Committee for their dedication and commitment to Columbia Law School. If you'd like to get involved, please email [email protected].

Edward A. K. Adler
Richard Paul Richman
Robert J. Rosen
Steven M. Schatz

Committee Members
Frank D. Aronson
Michael H. Barnett
Robert M. Grace, Jr.
Edwin A. Harnden
Robert J. Jossen
George J. Khouri
Carol M. Mates
Mark C. Morril
Ted Ruthizer
Shuji Yanase, LL.M.

Reunion is a special time for graduates to support Columbia Law School together as a class. 

If you are in a position to make a Reunion gift, we hope you will do so in a way that is personally meaningful to you. Participation, in any form, makes all the difference to students, faculty, and the greater Columbia Law School community.

If you are not receiving Columbia Law School Reunion emails, you may have inadvertently unsubscribed. Please fill out this resubscribe form to join our mailing list and receive Reunion news.

Please join the School’s networking platform, Columbia LawLink, which is open to all graduates and is an opportunity to make connections throughout the Columbia Law community - and so much more! 

In addition to finding classmates and colleagues in your region or legal sector, you can also sign up to mentor students or alumni. 

We have lost contact with the following classmatescan you help us reconnect?

If you are in touch with anyone on the list below, please let them know to send their contact information to the Reunion Office ([email protected]) so that they can receive Law School-related updates.

Jacob N. Aryee, LL.M.
Professor Emmanuel G. Bello, LL.M.
James Bing
Ronald P. Cornwall
Professor William C. Cunningham
Deniz Darier, LL.M.
Robert D. Greenfield
John T. Higginbotham
William D. Hussey
Paula Lavrysen-van Eupen, LL.M.
Dennis M. Lynn
Tesfa Tsion Medhanie, LL.M.
Professor Anita L. Morse
Karin Oldfelt, LL.M.
James R. Potter
James Rossi
Professor Sylvie P. Thietart, LL.M.
William L. Zar

In remembrance of those we have lost, the Class Committee wishes to note with sadness the passing of our classmates below. Should you have news of a classmate's death, please contact [email protected].

Professor John S. Baerst
Jaime C. Bovell
Michael L. Brendzel
Christopher M. Byron
Joseph T. Carney
Susan Price Carr
The Rev. Jeffrey O. Cerar
Frank J. Cundari
Roy R. Darke
Donald Raymond Davis
James P. Doody
John D. Evans
Charles E. Fairfax III
Arnold R. Falk
Joseph J. Fleischman
Gary S. Freedman
James M. Gillespie III
Glenn Alan Goldberg
Professor Steven M. Goldstein
Allan J. Graf
John D. Greenwald
Professor John Lawrence Hanks, LL.M.
Gregory K. Hiestand
Robert H. Ingalls, Jr.
Stephen D. Johnson
Professor Ellen R. Jordan
William R. Joseph
Henry P. Julien, Jr.
Marc B. Kalmanash
Norman C. Kleinberg
Thabo Makeka, LL.M.
Donald P. Matthews
Paul F. McAloon
Marcia B. Paul
James B. Person
David L. Robbins
Richard J. Scheuer, Jr.
Lucius Smejda
Michael I. Stolzar
Eugene J. Sullivan
Cheryl Ann Sylvester
Arturo Trias, LL.M.
Reverend John G. Twist, Jr.
Joel M. Wachs
Joseph A. Wolinsky
Gary D. Yanker

For inquiries or questions regarding the reunion programming, please contact the Reunion Office.

Columbia Law School - Reunion Office