Graduation 2020

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Columbia Law School’s Graduation Ceremony will take place on May 18, 2020, at 5 p.m. on South Field Campus. Here you will find important information from graduation. We have also included details to share with family and friends who want to celebrate with you.

Please visit the Columbia University Commencement website for information about University Commencement.

2019 Graduates in Profile

Beneel Babaei ’19

Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar
Butler Fellow

After graduation, Beneel will begin work as an associate at Latham & Watkins in San Francisco, practicing litigation.

Argemira Flórez ’19

Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar

After graduation, Agremira will join the structured finance group at Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP.

Ernesto M. Hernández ’19

New York Pro Bono Scholar
Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar

Ernesto will join the disputes group at Norton Rose Fulbright U.S. LLP post graduation.

Ayisha McHugh ’19

Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar
Carol B. Liebman Mediation Prize winner

Ayisha will join the corporate department of Proskauer Rose LLP in New York after graduation.

Samarth Patel ’19 LL.M.

After graduation, Samarth will return to the U.K., where he’ll continue to work on criminal law and human rights issues.

Tatiana Salles ’19 LL.M.

Tatiana will return to Brazil to practice IP and tech law at Licks Attorneys after graduation.