Roberta “Robbie” Kaplan will be the speaker for the Class Day ceremonies at Harvard Law School on Wednesday, May 29, 2019. Kaplan was chosen by representatives of this year’s graduating class.
A formidable litigator with decades of experience in both commercial and civil rights litigation, Kaplan is the founding partner at Kaplan Hecker & Fink, a new law firm fusing a high-stakes litigation practice with a groundbreaking public interest practice. The firm has attracted an exceptional, diverse group of attorneys from around the country, with backgrounds ranging from government service, to criminal defense, to in-house, and private practice.
Following the Program, there will be a casual reception for degree candidates, their guests, classmates, and HLS faculty on Crossroads Patio.