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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

Biographies

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