Alumni News


Role models for public service

On July 28,  Ralph Gants '80 was sworn in as Chief Justice of the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court by Governor Deval Patrick '82.  Justice Gants, who has been an associate justice on the court since 2009, succeeds Chief Justice Roderick L. Ireland '74 LL.M. '75, who has retired after serving in the judiciary for 37 years. Read more.


The Harvard Immigration & Refugee Clinical Program celebrates its 30th anniversary

The program, founded and directed by Clinical Professor Deborah Anker LL.M. '84, celebrated this milestone with "30 Years of Social Change Lawyering," a daylong conference held at HLS on June 17.  Judge John Thomas Noonan Jr. '54, of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit, gave the keynote address. Read more.


Andrew Crespo '08 will join the HLS faculty 

Crespo, an expert in criminal law and criminal justice, will join the faculty of Harvard Law School in 2015 as an Assistant Professor of Law. Read more.


A tribute to Dane Professor of Law Lloyd Weinreb '62

Professor Weinreb retired on July 1, after serving as a mainstay of the Criminal Law and Criminal Procedure curriculum at HLS since 1965. Read a tribute from his colleague Richard H. Fallon, Jr., the Ralph S. Tyler, Jr. Professor of Constitutional Law. 


Harvard Law School's generous alumni and friends support the Law School's programs and enhance the student experience. Read about some recent gifts

Read the June 2014 of HLS Brief  online.

Meet more HLS alumni — and see the contributions they are making across the globe — in the Alumni Focus section of Harvard Law Today. 

Join Harvard Law School Alumni – the new (and only official!) HLS alumni group on LinkedIn®. Reconnect with classmates and network with other HLS alumni. Start discussions, see alumni news and highlights, and find or share  employment opportunities.




Last modified: September 19, 2014

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