One of Columbia Law School’s most important traditions is honoring students who have made outstanding contributions to the public interest in the preceding year.
From our pro bono service requirement to our support for work in public interest, human rights, or government, we are committed to ensuring that serving the public good is ingrained in the professional life of every student and graduate. Public Interest Honorees are students who have embraced these values to the fullest.
It is with appreciation that we recognize the 2022 Public Interest Honorees. View the full list of honorees by category.
We would especially like to celebrate the 2022 Social Justice Initiatives All-Stars, who qualified in 3 or more categories: