Law Day 2016
Boston Harbor Hotel - Tuesday, May 3, 2016
About Law Day
Established by presidential proclamation in 1958, Law Day is a long-standing tradition across the nation and at Boston College Law School. Its purpose is to celebrate the most important goals of the legal profession: to advance equality and justice, encourage observation and enforcement of the law, and to foster respect for law and an understanding of its essential place in the life of every citizen.
2016 Law Day Awards
ST. THOMAS MORE AWARD
Recognizes a member of the legal community who represents, in his or her professional and private life, the ideals of St. Thomas More.
Michael Mone, Jr. '96
WILLIAM J. KENEALY, S.J. ALUMNUS/ALUMNA OF THE YEAR AWARD
Recognizes a graduate who has given of him- or herself to benefit the Law School community.
Aaron C. von Staats '91
HON. DAVID S. NELSON PUBLIC INTEREST LAW AWARD
Recognizes a graduate who has made a noteworthy contribution to the public sector or in public interest law.
León Rodríguez '88
DANIEL G. HOLLAND LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
Recognizes a graduate who has, over the course of his or her lifetime, made significant contributions to the Law School and/or the community.
Owen Lynch '59
RECENT GRADUATE AWARD
Recognizes the outstanding achievements of a graduate from the past 5–10 years.
Marilyn James Mosby '05
SPECIAL SERVICE AWARD
Recognizes a faculty member (often at the time of his or her retirement or on being honored with emeritus status) for extraordinary service to the Law School.
Thomas Carey '65