Homecoming 2021: CWRU Law School Welcomes Alumni Back to Campus

Alumni Reunion group photo

Case Western Reserve University School of Law welcomes all alumni back to campus for Homecoming Weekend, Oct. 21–24. The Law School will be hosting a number of in-person and livestream events to bring together former classmates and faculty and celebrate our distinguished alumni.

Friday, Oct 22, 2021: Alumni & Faculty Dinner Program
The program will begin at approximately 7:15 p.m.
We invite all law school alumni to celebrate the accomplishments of our alumni award winners and mark this year’s double reunion year celebration (those ending in 0s, 1s, 5s, and 6s).
Join livestream.

Other School of Law Homecoming 2021 highlights include:

Barristers Golden Circle Brunch (law classes 1971 and earlier), Saturday, Oct. 23, 10:30 a.m.–noon at Ben’s Place, School of Law. Law school graduates of 50 years or more will be honored at this brunch ceremony. The event will include the induction of the classes of 1970 & 1971 into the Barristers Golden Circle. Join livestream.

Black Law Students Association 50 Year Celebration Lunch, Saturday, Oct. 23, noon–3 p.m. at the Cleveland Botanical Gardens. 

CLE Session Topic: “Truth, Lies, and Malice: First Amendment Limits on State Defamation Law,” presented by Andrew Geronimo, director of the Law School’s First Amendment Clinic, Milton A. Kramer Law Clinic Center, Saturday, Oct. 23, noon–1 p.m. in the  Moot Court Room (1-hour CLE credit for Ohio attorneys, pending approval). https://youtu.be/SsS5bEfEjgk

*Note: We only have CLE credit for in-person attendance. You can view the event live remotely through YouTube, but if you would like CLE credit remotely, you will need to wait until November to watch it online to receive credit.

Charlotte & Milton Kramer Law Clinic Renaming Ceremony, Saturday, Oct. 23,  4–5 p.m. Ground Floor Lobby, School of Law.
LLM (Master of Laws) Celebrates 30 Years, Saturday, Oct. 23, 5–7 p.m.  Active Learning Classroom, School of Law. LLM alumni and faculty will gather in celebration of 30 years of the LLM program.

Society of Benchers Induction Ceremony & Brunch, Sunday, Oct. 24, 2021, 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. Ben’s Place, School of Law. This is an annual induction ceremony for the law school’s Society of Benchers.
Join on livestream

Visit the Reunion website for more 2021 Homecoming & Reunion events or contact the Alumni Relations Office at 216-368-3308 with questions.

Increasing COVID-19 cases within Northeast Ohio have prompted Case Western Reserve to resume its requirement that masks be worn indoors. In addition, only those who are fully vaccinated (two weeks past their final dose) should attend any campus event. Leaders continue to monitor pandemic developments and may need to adjust health protocols further as circumstances warrant. In-person is subject to change based on COVID-19 guidelines.