AUWCL Welcomes Roger L. Gregory, Chief Judge of the Fourth Circuit, as 2019 Commencement Speaker

April 8, 2019

The Honorable Roger L. Gregory

American University Washington College of Law is pleased to welcome The Honorable Roger L. Gregory, Chief Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit as our 2019 commencement speaker.

Judge Gregory’s federal judicial service began with a recess appointment from President Bill Clinton in 2000. He was nominated to the same position by President George W. Bush in 2001. He is the recipient of many awards, including the 1997 National Conference of Christians and Jews Humanitarian Award, the National Bar Association’s Equal Justice Award, and the Thurgood Marshall Award of Excellence. Judge Gregory will receive an honorary Doctor of Laws degree at the Washington College of Law commencement at 1 p.m., Sunday, May 19.

For more information about out 2019 Commencement Ceremony, please see the AUWCL Commencement page.