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Law Day 2016

Boston Harbor Hotel - Tuesday, April 27, 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.



2015 Law Day Awards


St. Thomas More Award
This award recognizes members of the legal community who represent, in their professional and private life, the ideals of St. Thomas More.

Ruth-Arlene W. Howe '74
Professor Emerita

William J. Kenealy, SJ Alumnus of the Year Award 
This award recognizes a member of our alumni community who has given of him/herself to benefit the Law School, its students and alumni.

Robert M. Bloom '71

Honorable David S. Nelson Public Interest Law Award
This award recognizes a member of our alumni community who has made significant contributions to the public sector or in public interest law.

David Schoen '84

Daniel G. Holland Lifetime Achievement Award
Recognizes an alumna/us who has, over the course of his or her lifetime, made significant contributions to the Law School and/or the community.

Honorable Leslie E. Harris '84