Commencement 2019

NYLS’s 127th Commencement Exercises

Commencement was held on May 20, 2019 at Lincoln Center. Thank you for joining us, and congratulations to the Class of 2019!

The ceremony’s theme, “Lawyers and Global Citizens Promoting the Rule of Law,” recognized the role of lawyers in upholding the rule of law to advance human rights, social justice, peace, and economic security, both in New York and on the global stage.

Commencement Highlights


View images and video from the 2018 Commencement.