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Past Law Events

May 8, 2020

POSTPONED: College of Law 2020 Commencement

May 8, 2020 at 11:00am

The College of Law 2020 Commencement ceremony has been postponed. 

April 14, 2020

A Conversation with Dr. Akira Sanbonmatsu, WWII Japanese-American Internment Camp Survivor

April 14, 2020 at 5:00pm8:00pm

Dineen Hall, 440

The Asian Americans and the Law Seminar at the Syracuse University College of Law , led by Prof. Mary Szto, and the Asian Pacific American Law Students Association, present a conversation with Dr.…

April 3, 2020

Dineen Hall

POSTPONED: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Elder Justice: Unlocking the Potential of Restorative Practices

This event has been postponed.

April 3, 2020 at 8:00am5:00pm

Dineen Hall

This event is postponed. A new date will be announced when determined. The College of Law will host the conference, “Interdisciplinary Approaches to Elder Justice: Unlocking the Potential of…

March 23, 2020

Gray Ceremonial Courtroom

CANCELED: United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Holding Oral Arguments at the College of Law

March 23, 2020 at 10:00am4:00pm

Dineen Hall, Gray Ceremonial Courtroom

This event is canceled; the Court will hold proceedings in New York City at the Thurgood Marshall U.S. Courthouse. The United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit will hear oral arguments…

March 13, 2020

CANCELED: Effectiveness of Human Rights Treaties Speaker

March 13, 2020 at 11:30am1:00pm

Dineen Hall, Collaboratory 130

This event is canceled. The College of Law’s Disability Law and Policy Program (DLPP), through a Syracuse University Collaboration for Unprecedented Success and Excellence (CUSE) Grant, will be…

March 10, 2020

John Sopko, The Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction

March 10, 2020 at 12:00pm1:30pm

Dineen Hall

The College of Law’s Journal of Global Rights and Organizations (JGRO) and Impunity Watch News (IWN) present the Spring 2020 Distinguished Lecturer Series. John Sopko The Special Inspector General…

March 3, 2020

The Roma Case for Reparations

March 3, 2020 at 5:30pm7:30pm

Dineen Hall, TBA

The College of Law’s Journal of Global Rights and Organizations (JGRO) and Impunity Watch News (IWN) present the Spring 2020 Distinguished Lecturer Series. Dr. Margareta Matache on “The Roma Case…

February 13, 2020

Effectiveness of Human Rights Treaties Speaker

February 13, 2020 at 11:30am1:00pm

Dineen Hall, Collaboratory 130

The College of Law’s Disability Law and Policy Program (DLPP), through a Syracuse University Collaboration for Unprecedented Success and Excellence (CUSE) Grant, will be hosting a lecture series…

February 6, 2020

Immunity of International Organizations after Jam v. IFC

February 6, 2020 at 5:00pm6:30pm

Dineen Hall, 352

The College of Law’s Journal of Global Rights and Organizations (JGRO) and Impunity Watch News (IWN) present the Spring 2020 Distinguished Lecturer Series. Dr. Kristen Boon on “Immunity of…

Immunity of Foreign Officials

February 6, 2020 at 12:00pm1:00pm

Dineen Hall, 352

The College of Law’s Journal of Global Rights and Organizations (JGRO) and Impunity Watch News (IWN) present the Spring 2020 Distinguished Lecturer Series. Professor Chimene Keitner on “Immunity…

January 24, 2020

Effectiveness of Human Rights Treaties Speaker

January 24, 2020 at 9:00am10:30am

Dineen Hall

The College of Law’s Disability Law and Policy Program (DLPP), through a Syracuse University Collaboration for Unprecedented Success and Excellence (CUSE) Grant, will be hosting a lecture series…

November 12, 2019

INSCT Veterans Day Celebration

November 12, 2019 at 12:00pm12:30pm

Dineen Hall, Melanie Gray Ceremonial Courtroom

The Institute for National Security and Counterterrorism, National Security Student Association, and the Veterans’ Issues, Support Initiative, and Outreach Network (VISION) hosts its second annual…

October 30, 2019

Panel Discussion: Fair Trial vs. Free Press

October 30, 2019 at 11:30am1:30pm

Newhouse 3, Joyce Hergenhan Auditorium

The New York State Bar Association and the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications will host a panel discussion featuring a highly charged, hypothetical scenario exploring issues involving the…

October 22, 2019

INSCT Distinguished Fellows Speaker Series: A Conversation with Steve Bunnell

October 22, 2019 at 12:00pm1:00pm

Dineen Hall, 440

Steve Bunnell is a former General Counsel of the US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and a former Chief of the Criminal Division at the US Attorney’s Office in Washington, DC. Moderated by the…

October 18, 2019

Posthumous Admission to the New York State Bar of William Herbert Johnson L’1903

October 18, 2019 at 10:00am12:00pm

Onondaga County Courthouse, 401 Montgomery St., Syracuse, NY

In 1903, William Herbert Johnson became the first African American graduate of Syracuse University College of Law. Despite graduating with honors and having an impeccable character, he was denied…

October 8, 2019

INSCT Distinguished Fellow Speaker Series: A Conversation with Avril Haines

October 8, 2019 at 12:00pm1:00pm

Dineen Hall, 440

A Conversation with Avril Haines, former Deputy National Security Advisor to President Obama and Deputy Director of the Central Intelligence Agency. Moderated by the Hon. James E. Baker, Director,…

September 21, 2019

Alumni, students, and friends gather for the Alumni of Color Reception

Law Alumni Weekend – Second Annual Alumni of Color Reception

September 21, 2019 at 5:30pm7:30pm

Dineen Hall, Neporent Cafe

Join Dean Boise and students, alumni, and friends for a cocktail party and special program. 

September 20, 2019

2019 Law Honors Award Recipients

Law Alumni Weekend – Law Honors Award Ceremony and Reception

September 20, 2019 at 6:00pm9:00pm

Dineen Hall, Melanie Gray Ceremonial Courtroom & Atrium

2019 Law Honors Award Recipients Richard M. Alexander L’82, for his successful career in banking and finance services law, his leadership on behalf of the College and University, and his advocacy…

Jess Bravin

Law Alumni Weekend – Supreme Court Preview Lecture and Panel Discussion

September 20, 2019 at 1:30pm4:30pm

Dineen Hall, Melanie Gray Ceremonial Courtroom

Keynote speaker: Jess Bravin, Wall Street Journal correspondent Panelists: Hon. Rosemary Pooler, Second Circuit Court of Appeals, and R. Reeves Anderson, Partner, Arnold & Porter  CLE…

Hon. Glenn T. Suddaby L'85

Law Alumni Weekend – Lunch with the Judiciary

September 20, 2019 at 12:00pm1:00pm

Dineen Hall, Levy Atrium

Keynote speaker: The Hon. Glenn T. Suddaby L’85, Chief US District Judge, NDNY