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Jeh Johnson ’82 to Deliver Keynote at Columbia Law Graduation

Former U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security and a partner at Paul, Weiss will share thoughts on political and professional responsibility with Class of 2018.

Alumni of Color Talk and Reception 2018

Former U.S. Ambassador to Uruguay Julissa Reynoso ’01 delivers keynote at 3rd annual gathering.

John C. Coffee Jr. Honored for Writing on Shareholder Activism

Coffee received the European Corporate Governance Institute’s Allen & Overy Law Prize at a May 2 ceremony in Berlin.

Transparency Laws’ Ideological Drift

From FOIA to open meetings laws, open government laws are increasingly being wielded by special interests, says Columbia Law Professor David Pozen.

Building Ties to West Point

“It’s important for civilian and military communities to talk to each other directly,” said Professor Matthew Waxman, who is leading the effort to cultivate institutional ties.

Columbia Law Professors Write Three of Top Ten Corporate and Securities Articles of 2017

Articles by Zohar Goshen, Kathryn Judge, and Eric Talley were voted best by peers, according to annual survey.

Faculty in the News

Columbia Law School Clip Report, April 1–12, 2018

Class of 2018 Chooses Edward Morrison as Professor of the Year

Edward Morrison, who teaches Bankruptcy Law, Contracts, and Corporate Finance, will receive the Willis L.M. Reese Prize for Excellence in Teaching at graduation.

Eight Stellar Students Awarded Postgraduate Public Service Fellowships

Members of the Class of 2018 will launch their careers at social justice and human rights organizations from Brooklyn to Bangkok.

Columbia Journal of Transnational Law Celebrates Anne-Marie Slaughter

Student editors present the 44th Annual Wolfgang Friedmann Award to the renowned lawyer, scholar, political scientist, and former U.S. State Department official.