This week, Harvard Law School will celebrate the Harvard Law School Class of 2014, conferring a total of 750 degrees—576 J.D.s, 167 LL.M.s, and 7 S.J.D.s. Festivities will begin on Class Day, Wednesday, May 28, and continue through Commencement, on Thursday, May 29.

The Law School’s Class Day program begins on Wednesday, May 28, at 2:30 p.m., on Holmes Field, in front of Langdell Library.

U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara and Comedian/Actress Mindy Kaling were chosen as this year’s Class Day speakers. Professor Tyler Giannini will receive the Sacks-Freund Teaching Award and Tracey-Ann Daley will receive the Suzanne L. Richardson Staff Appreciation Award. Both awardees were selected by the class of 2014 for their contributions to student life at HLS. Several students will be recognized for their leadership.

For more information and ongoing coverage of Harvard Law School Class Day and Commencement activities, visit our Commencement coverage page on