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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.

New Book Addresses Legalities of Geoengineering to Forestall Climate Change

Climate Engineering and the Law, co-edited by Columbia Law School Professor Michael B. Gerrard and Alumnus Tracy Hester, considers the legal consequences of large-scale manipulations made to combat climate change.

Moot Court Finalists Compete Before Panel of Federal Appellate Judges

Emily Hush ’18 awarded prize for best oral argument in Harlan Fiske Stone Moot Court Competition.

Columbia Law School Welcomes Five New Members to Its Faculty

These talented teachers and superb scholars will enrich the intellectual life of the classroom and the community.

Meet the New Editor in Chief of the Columbia Law Review

Tomi Williams ’19 plans to diversify the venerable journal’s content, contributors, and online presence.