AUWCL Celebrates Recent Faculty Promotions at DC Alumni Reception

From l to r: Prof. Cynthia Jones, Dean Claudio Grossman, Prof. Jayesh Rathod,
Prof. Ben Leff, and Prof. Amanda Leiter

 

On April 12, Sanya Sukduang '99, partner at Finnegan, hosted Dean Grossman, AUWCL faculty, and alumni at the intellectual property law firm's Washington, DC offices. The DC alumni networking reception was held to celebrate the recent promotions and service of four of the law school's faculty and give area alumni a chance to catch up. Aaron Gleaton Clay '12 gave opening welcome remarks to the over 60 alumni and members of the law school community that attended the event.

The faculty promotions included:

  • Cynthia Jones was promoted to Professor of Law
  • Benjamin Leff was reappointed with tenure and promoted to Professor of Law
  • Amanda Leiter was reappointed with tenure and promoted to Professor of Law
  • Jayesh Rathod was reappointed with tenure and promoted to Professor of Law

 

Click through the gallery to see photos from the event.

A plaque from Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton honoring Dean Grossman's service
A plaque from Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton honoring Dean Grossman's service
Alumni with Prof. Michael Carroll
Alumni with Prof. Michael Carroll
DC alumni networking reception at Finnegan
DC alumni networking reception at Finnegan
Alumni with Prof. Rathod
Alumni with Prof. Rathod
Prof. Jeff Lubbers, Aaron Gleaton Clay '12, and Prof. Ben Leff
Prof. Jeff Lubbers, Aaron Gleaton Clay '12, and Prof. Ben Leff
DC alumni congratulate Prof. Jones
DC alumni congratulate Prof. Jones
DC area alumni catching up
DC area alumni catching up
Area alumni with Sarah Stanley (center), Assistant Director of the Office of Student Affairs
Area alumni with Sarah Stanley (center), Assistant Director of the Office of Student Affairs
Dean Grossman with recently promoted faculty
Dean Grossman with recently promoted faculty