Leading Self, Leading Others, Leading Change

Leading Self, Leading Others, Leading Change

Building the capacity for real world impact through intensive experiential courses, fellowships, innovation grants, and a wide array of lawyer leadership programming.

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Lawyer-Leadership Courses

The Leadership Initiative integrates exciting and innovative new course offerings, below, with existing courses that cultivate leadership and professional skills. The curriculum has been thoughtfully crafted to develop students’ capacities throughout their law school careers.

Lawyer Leadership: Leading Self, Leading Others, Leading Change

Vision, Action, Social Change: Advanced Leadership Learning

Davis Polk Fellows ('19-'20)
Davis Polk Leadership Fellowships and Innovation Grants

The Leadership Fellows are outstanding student leaders who participate in collaborative projects designed to have a positive impact on Columbia Law School, the profession, and the larger community. The Innovation Grants will provide resources and support for Columbia Law School students, administrators, and faculty to develop projects that will create positive change at the Law School and beyond.

Both are made possible by the generous support of Davis Polk & Wardwell.

2019-2020 Davis Polk Leadership Fellows and their projects

Innovation Grants

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Professional Development and Leadership Skills Workshops

In the spring 2019 semester, Columbia Law launched a series of workshops, run by leading practitioners and faculty, to provide students with concrete lawyer-leadership skills.

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