Alumni and Friends have the opportunity to connect with the Law School and make new connections at events throughout the City, tri-state area and beyond.

For questions or additional information regarding upcoming events, please contact the Office of Institutional Advancement at 212.431.2800 or


The New York Law School Real Estate Alumni Networking Group

Panel Discussion and Networking Reception

7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m
New York Law School
185 West Broadway (at Leonard Street)
Second Floor Events Center

Moderated by Rory S. Clark ‘08, Associate Broker, Halstead Property, LLC

Panelists include:
Adrian Zuckerman ‘83, Partner, Seyfarth Shaw, LLP
Ronald LoRusso ‘04, President, New York Tri-State Region, Cushman & Wakefield
Monica Blum ‘80, Founding President, Lincoln Square Business Improvement District

Please join us for a panel discussion followed by a brief Q&A session and networking reception.
Light snacks and refreshments will be served.

Additionally, please visit and join the Real Estate Alumni Group subgroup under the New York Law School – Alumni Network on LinkedIn at: for future event information and discussion amongst New York Law School Real Estate Alumni.

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If you have questions regarding this event, please contact the Office of Institutional Advancement at 212-431-2800 or e-mail


Symposium: Young Lawyers and ADR

How Skillful Client Representation in Negotiation, Mediation and Arbitration Can Help Build Your Practice

A special event jointly offered the ABA Business Law Section. Speakers will offer guidance on how skills in ADR can distinguish young lawyers in a crowded market and advance their practices and careers. This event will offer insight, networking opportunities, and inspiration on fashioning a practice that anticipates the future profile of our profession.

Luncheon Keynote Speaker: Paulette Brown, President-Elect of the American Bar Association

JANUARY 30, 2015

9:30 a.m. – 1:45 p.m.
New York Law School
185 West Broadway
New York, NY 10013

CLE: 3.0 credits in Professional Practice (Transitional and Non-Transitional)
(See below for additional post-event training.)

Law Students: No Charge
Attorneys Graduated 2010-14: $75.00
Attorneys Graduated Prior to 2010: $150.00

CLE Financial Aid Policy:

To register, please click here: Space is limited.


Skills and Ethics of Interest-Based Negotiation
This optional program, offered separately after the Symposium lunch, features interactive exercises, role-plays, lectures, and materials to assist young attorneys in mastering the fundamentals skills of interest-based negotiation and the implications of ethical constraints on negotiation conduct.

JANUARY 30, 2015
2:00 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.
CLE: 2 credits (1 Professional Practice, 1 Ethics) (Transitional and Non-Transitional)
COST: $100.00
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If you have any questions regarding this event, please contact the Office of Institutional Advancement at 212.431.2800 or email


Court-Annexed Mediation: Preparing for the Inevitable

Mediation is no longer on the fringes of the litigation process, and lawyers filing claims in local state and federal courts will increasingly find themselves ordered to mediation. This panel convenes the “movers and shakers” to explain how the programs work and what lawyers need to know in order to succeed.

Margaret L. Shaw, JAMS

Dean W. M. Leslie, New York State Supreme Court Law Department
Robert E. Margulies, Margulies Wind
Rebecca Price, Mediation Supervisor, U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
Daniel Weitz, ADR Coordinator, New York Office of Court Administration

FEBRUARY 18, 2015
8:00 a.m. – 9:20 a.m. Light breakfast served from 7:30 a.m.
New York Law School
Events Center, Room 201
New York, NY 10013

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CLE: 1.5 credits in Professional Practice ($40.00)*
CLE Financial Aid Policy:
A Special Evening with New York Law School for Washington, DC Alumni and Friends

Hosted by Jeffrey D. Knowles ’75, Partner, Venable LLP; Vice Chair, NYLS Board of Trustees

Featuring Professor Robert Blecker on his new book, The Death of Punishment: Searching for Justice Among the Worst of the Worst

FEBRUARY 18, 2015
6:15 pm – 8:15 pm

6:30 pm  Professor Blecker Speaks
7:15 pm  Q and A with Professor Blecker
7:30 pm  Reception

575 7th Street, NW | Washington, DC  20004

To register, please visit