News at Columbia Law from 2019

Katharina Pistor Cracks the Legal Code of Wealth and Inequality

In her new book, “The Code of Capital,” the professor of comparative corporate law and legal institutions explores the fundamental role of lawyers in creating the rights and structures that help the rich get richer.

2019 Postgraduate Fellowships

Ashley Summers Dalton ’19 Awarded Equal Justice Fellowship at Youth Advocacy Foundation

2019 Postgraduate Fellowships

Nora Huppert ’19 Awarded Daniel H. Renberg Fellowship at Lambda Legal

David Pozen Wins ALI Early Career Scholars Medal

Pozen’s scholarship focuses on government transparency, constitutional theory, and, sometimes, soccer.

2019 LL.M. Public Interest and Government Fellowships

Shira Palti ’19 LL.M. Awarded LL.M. Public Interest and Government Fellowship at the Public Committee Against Torture in Israel

Former Dean Lance Liebman Honored for His Service to Columbia Law School

Faculty, friends, and family gather to celebrate the beloved professor and influential scholar upon his retirement.

Katherine Franke: We Must Repair the Intergenerational Damage of Enslavement

In “Repair: Redeeming the Promise of Abolition,” Franke details post-Civil War attempts to redistribute land to freed black people, making a case for efforts to offset historic economic inequality today.

Faculty in the News

Columbia Law School Clip Report, May 1–15, 2019

From Wall Street to Mountaintops: Isabella de la Houssaye ’90

Alumna offers students advice on mindfulness

Professor Alexandra Carter ’03 Wins Presidential Award for Teaching

Columbia University honors the Law School’s Mediation Clinic director and dispute resolution guru.

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