GW Law Commencement

2017 Commencement: May 20-21

The 150th Commencement of the George Washington University Law School was held on Sunday, May 21, 2017. Events took place throughout the weekend and ranged from the Dean's Reception at the Air and Space Museum to the University Commencement at the National Mall and the GW Law Diploma Ceremony.

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Keynote Address


Grace Speights

Grace E. Speights

Partner, Morgan Lewis

"I challenge each of you to try to make it better for some person or people that you meet at some point in your life. As a lawyer, you can make a difference by giving a little of your time, your talent, and your money to causes, communities, and institutions that have made a difference in your life."