Cornell University
Law School
May 2014

Law School Opens New Building and Honors Dean Schwab


Students, staff, and faculty came together to celebrate the tenure of Stewart J. Schwab and to formally open the new academic wing.



2014 Convocation Honors Law School Graduates 

It was an extra-special Mother's Day for those at Bailey Hall on Sunday May 11, as Cornell Law School held its convocation for the class of 2014.

Whitehead Recieves Anne Lukingbeal Award
Professor Charles K.Whitehead received the 16th annual Anne Lukingbeal for is outstanding commitment to the women of Cornell.

Professional Development Boot Camp Continues to Grow

Minority students participate in a weekend-long even to meet lawyers who share their experiences, and to help them develop skills and connections to succeed in the legal job market.

Plaintiffs of Prop 8 Supreme Court Case Visit Cornell Law

Kris Perry and Sandy Stier addressed members of the Cornell Law community to discuss their legal battle to overturn California's ban on same-sex marriage.

Alumni and Students Honored at Ninth Annual Public Service Awards

Members of the Cornell Law community convened to honor eleven current students and six alumni for their outstanding dedication to public interest law.

Executive Pay: Invasion of the Supersalaries
New York Times  ▪  Lynn Stout
Steve Yale-Loehr
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