U.S. Attorney General Mukasey to Give Leventhal Lecture
LEVENTHAL LECTURE AT COLUMBIA LAW SCHOOL
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September 24, 2008 (NEW YORK) – U.S. Attorney General Michael B. Mukasey will give the Harold Leventhal Memorial Lecture at Columbia Law School on October 2, 2008.
A graduate of Columbia University and Yale Law School, Mukasey joined Columbia Law School as a lecturer-in-law in 1993 and taught the popular Seminar in Trial Practice each spring until his appointment as U.S. Attorney General last November.
WHAT: U.S. Attorney General Michael B. Mukasey gives the Harold Leventhal Memorial Lecture
WHERE: Jerome Greene Hall, room 104
WHEN: Thursday, October 2, 2008, 4 p.m.
This event is open to Columbia Law School students and faculty only.
Past Leventhal speakers include Professor Paul Freund, Peter Calvocoressi, the Hon. Arthur Goldberg, Professor John Kenneth Galbraith, Philip A. Lacovara ’66, Professor Cass R. Sunstein and, in 2007, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor.
Columbia Law School, founded in 1858, stands at the forefront of legal education and of the law in a global society. Columbia Law School joins traditional strengths in international and comparative law, constitutional law, administrative law, business law and human rights law with pioneering work in the areas of intellectual property, digital technology, sexuality and gender, and criminal law.