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60th Reunion

We look forward to welcoming you back for your 60th Reunion on June 9–10, 2023, to celebrate your anniversary milestone. Join us to reconnect with old friends, hear topical and scholarly discussions led by prominent faculty and classmates, and renew your common bonds as Columbia Law School alumni.


Digital Reunion Class Book - COMING SOON

Your digital 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!

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 

Class of 1963 Look Back Slide, facts from your graduation year.

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]

Co-Chairs
Richard Blumenthal
Robert D. Sack

Committee Members
George M. Garfunkel
Robert Selya

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.

Olof Bergqvist
Jerry Lee Brammer
Amedeo Brusasco
Thomas Tung-pi Chen
W. Allen Churchill
Alan B. Cohen
Karl Glad
Mario Gomez de la Torre
Robert B. Hahnen
Marianne Lagarde Heider
Kristi Laegreid Johnsen
Rene R. Jonas
Lawrence P. Lavan
Jurgen E. Oesterhelt
Robert C. Quinn
Wilhelm C. Schuermann
David A. Segal
John A. Taylor
Donald L. Teegarden
Eugenie S. Theocaris
Andrew R. Thompson
Gerald Van de Vorst
Dale Allen Welke
Robert W. Whitfield, Jr.
Samuel U. Wiseman

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].

John P. Adams
James S. Adelman
David George Ball
Robert W. Beales
James W. B. Benkard
Peter I. Bermas
Hiram A. Bingham
David Blackstone
John H. Boone
Howard Breindel
Russell E. Brooks
Anthony D. Brosterhous, LL.M.
Mario E. Bryan
Joel Buchman
Dale S. Collinson
Herman E. Detering III
Stephen F. Eilperin
Lawrence Eisenberg
Fredric J. Feldman
Elmer Ferber
Stanley J. Fineman
Russell Fleming, Jr.
Frederic Freilicher
William H. Fuld
Robert A. Gasser
William Goodstein
Robert S. Greenspan
Caroline R. Grey
George Peter Gross
Stephen H. Gross
Irwin Herschlag
Thomas G. Hertel
Daniel Hirsch
C. Terry Johnson
Raleigh W. Johnson
Hans Joachim Katzke
R. Hayes Keeler
Conrad S. Kent
Rabbi Edward J. Klein
Stephen J. Kornreich
Francis E. Lake, Jr.
Peter Lane
Howard N. Lefkowitz
Eva W. Lekachman
Peter Linzer
Jeffry L. Lurkis
Leonard Lustig
Hubbard Lynch, Jr.
Robert A. R. MacLennan, LL.M.
Richard A. Marlow
Kathryn Austin McDonald
Donald J. McLachlan
James E. Meeks
Alfred W. Meyer
Jeffrey M. Mines
Robert G. Morvillo
Jonathan B. O'Brien
Michael L. Ohleyer
Alan D. Oshrin
Stanley T. Pardo
Roy E. Pomerantz
Arnold L. Putterman
Philip A. Rabenau, Jr.
Charles F. Carson Ruff
Takao Sawaki
Paul E. S. Schell
Henry Schoenfeld
David H. Schwartz
Robert J. Semrad, LL.M.
Anthony R. Shalit
Laurence M. Shanahan
Daniel S. Shapiro
Jacob B. Sherwood
James W. Shue
David B. Simpson
Bruce G. Soden
Robert H. Solomon
Charles P. Stanton
Howard L. Stevens
Joseph C. Sweeney, LL.M.
Franklin A. Thomas
Robert L. Trowbridge
Robert G. Vernon
Kathleen A. Warwick
Howard A. Weinberger
J. Walter Weingart
Peter D. Weinstein
Donald M. Weitzman
Barrie K. Wetstone
A. Douglas Whittemore, Jr.
Gabriel M. Wilner
Richard D. Yellen

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

Columbia Law School - Reunion Office