Law Day is the Alumni Association’s premier springtime event, attracting several hundred alumni and friends each year for an evening of comradery and celebration. Several outstanding alumni and members of the legal community are honored for their courage and commitment to the ideals of BC Law School.
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Holland & Knight, LLP
Liberty Mutual Insurance
Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky & Popeo, PC
Ropes & Gray
David C. Weinstein, JD'75
Goulston & Storrs, PC
John D. Hanify, JD'74
Beck Reed Riden LLP
Conn Kavanaugh Rosenthal Peisch & Ford, LLP
Esdaile, Barrett, Jacobs & Mone
Hemenway & Barnes LLP
Morgan, Brown & Joy
Nutter McClennen & Fish LLP
Proskauer Rose LLP
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
Witmer, Karp, Warner & Ryan LLP
Edward Hanley, JD'86
Law Day celebrates the importance of the law in our society while recognizing the accomplishments of our distinguished alumni.
2019 Law Day Honorees
St. Thomas More Award
Recognizes a member of the legal community who represents, in his/her professional and private life, the ideals of St. Thomas More.
Hon. Ellen Huvelle '75
Senior U.S. District Judge , U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia
William J. Kenealy, S.J. Alumnus/Alumna of the Year Award
Recognizes a member of our alumni community who has given of themselves to benefit the Law School, its students, and its alumni.
Hon. Michael Capuano ’77
Former Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from the Seventh District (10 terms)
Hon. David S. Nelson Public Interest Award
Recognizes a member of our alumni community who has made significant contributions to the public sector or in public interest law.
Jennifer Smith '98
Executive Director, International Legal Foundation
Daniel G. Holland Lifetime Achievement Award
Recognizes a member of the alumni community who has, over the course of their lifetime, made significant contributions to the Law School and/or the community.
Hon. Denis P. Cohen '76
Judge of the Court of Common Pleas, Philadelphia, PA
Recent Graduate Award
Recognizes the outstanding achievements of a graduate from the past 5–10 years.
Esther Adetunji '11
Supervising Attorney, Bread for the City, Washington, D.C.