Legends & Leaders 2021

APRIL 9, 2021 | 6:00 pm (EST)

On April 9, American University Washington College of Law’s Office of Development and Alumni Relations will host its annual celebration of alumni, faculty, and student achievement. The Legends & Leaders event will include a virtual cocktail reception, remarks by Acting Dean Bob Dinerstein, a tour of the law school, and presentation of awards and retiring faculty.

In addition to recognizing our exceptional students and Myers Scholarship Award winner, this year’s honorees include:

? Ambassador Robert Frank Pence ’71 [Click and drag to move] ?

Ambassador Robert Frank Pence ’71 with
the Lifetime Philanthropy Award

Representative Stacey E. Plaskett

Representative Stacey E. Plaskett ’94 with
the Distinguished Alumni Award

Representative Stacey E. Plaskett

Andrew Kim
’12 with the Outstanding Graduate of the Last Decade (GOLD)


Retiring faculty who have dedicated their time and service to the AUWCL community include:

Nancy Abramowitz

Professor of Practice of Law Nancy Abramowitz, director of the Janet R. Spragens Federal Tax Clinic


Professor of Law Susan Bennett, director of the Community and Economic Development Law Clinic

Representative Stacey E. Plaskett

Professor of Law Barlow Burke, John S. Myers and Alvina Reckman Myers Scholar


Associate Law Librarian Sima Mirkin, Metadata/Digital Resources Librarian