Harvard University in Cambridge in the State of Massachusetts

The President and Fellows of Harvard College, with the consent of the Honorable and the Reverend Board of Overseers, in solemn council assembled, have admitted

(Graduate’s name)

To the rank of Doctor of Law (degree honors if applicable)

And have given (him/her) and conferred upon (him/her) all rights and privileges belonging to this rank.

In testimony whereof, to these letters, authenticated by the Seal of the University, the President and Dean, by the authority rightfully committed to them have subscribed their names on this (day) day of (Month) Month in the (year) year of A.D. and of Harvard College the year (Harvard Year).


President of Harvard University
Dean of the Faculty of Law