NYU Law celebrates Reunion 2019

Illustration of figures standing in the Vanderbilt Hall Courtyard outside the NYU School of Law

On April 12-14, NYU Law Reunion 2019 will welcome graduates of 11 classes from 1964 to 2014 and Golden Circle alumni. The weekend celebrations will include alumni association receptions, class dinners, and an all-reunion dance, concluding with walking tours and a family brunch.

Alumni will have the chance to hear commentary and analysis on current legal and political developments from NYU Law scholars Norman Dorsen Professor of Civil Liberties Burt Neuborne; Professor Melissa Murray, co-faculty director of the Birnbaum Women’s Leadership Network; Professor of Tax Law Steven Dean, faculty director of the Graduate Tax Program; and Elihu Root Professor of Law Stephen Gillers ’68. In addition, John Sexton, NYU president emeritus, NYU Law dean emeritus, and Benjamin F. Butler Professor of Law, will discuss his new book, Standing for Reason: The University in a Dogmatic Age, with Dean Trevor Morrison.

The Law Alumni Association will recognize four alumni for their professional achievements:

David Cruz ’94, Newton Professor of Law at USC Gould School of Law, will receive the Legal Teaching Award.

Lauren Burke ’09, a social entrepreneur and immigration attorney, will receive the Recent Graduate Award.

US Representative Scott Peters ’84 will receive the Public Service Award.

Sara Moss ’74, executive vice president and general counsel of The Estée Lauder Companies, will receive the Alumni Achievement Award.

More information about events, including the full Reunion schedule, can be found at the Reunion home page.

Posted April 10, 2019