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Monday, August 31, 2015


Giuliano Amato, Judge of the Italian Constitutional Court, to Give Dean’s Lecture on September 29, 2015

Judge Giuliano Amato, former Prime Minister of Italy and judge of the Italian Constitutional Court, will be in conversation with Sterling Professor Emeritus of Law Guido Calabresi ’58, as part of the 2015–16 Dean’s Lectures. 

Tuesday, May 12, 2015


SELA 2015 to Be Held in Brazil June 11–14

Scholars and lawyers from North and South America will gather in Rio de Janeiro for The Seminar in Latin America on Constitutional and Political Theory (SELA). 

Tuesday, March 3, 2015


Walter Dellinger, Former Solicitor General, to Deliver a Dean’s Lecture on March 31

Walter Dellinger will deliver a lecture titled “America’s Greatest Lawyer: Abraham Lincoln in Private Law and Public Life” on March 31, 2015, at Yale Law School.

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Now it is time to pivot and ask, where are your extraordinary gifts needed? How do you make this legal world that you are entering a better world? One where no one is shut out; one where the weak and vulnerable are not exploited; one that produces fair results based on the merits of the issues before it.”


Visiting Lecturer Stephen Bright

2012 Commencement Address