Annual LuncheonMedal of Achievement
The Medal of Achievement is presented to an alumnus or alumna of the Law School who has a distinguished career in law or business.
Corporate Counsel DinnerThe Richard J. Bennett Memorial Award
The Richard J. Bennett Memorial Award recognizes corporate leaders with the highest standards of ethical conduct, moral purpose, and selfless commitment. It is dedicated to the memory of Dick Bennett ’42, who established himself as a nationally recognized corporate leader during his exceptional career at Schering-Plough Corporation, where he served as General Counsel, President, and Chairman.
Fordham-Stein Prize DinnerThe Fordham-Stein Prize
The Fordham-Stein Prize is a national prize that recognizes the positive contributions of the legal profession to American society. The Prize honors individuals whose work exemplifies outstanding standards of professional conduct, promotes the advancement of justice, and brings credit to the profession by emphasizing in the public mind the contributions of lawyers to our society and to our democratic system of government. The Prize consists of a stipend and a commemorative sculpture designed by Tiffany & Co.
1976 Henry J. Friendly
The Fordham-Stein Prize was not awarded in 2012 due to Hurricane Sandy.
Golden Rams LuncheonLifetime Achievement Award
The Fordham Law School Lifetime Achievement Award honors a graduate who, in a lifetime of extraordinary achievement, has embodied the Law School’s highest ideals of excellence and service.
2007 Ernest E. Stempel ’46
2008 Emil “Mike” Dominianni ’57
2009 James F. Gill ’56
2010 Edward Greason ’58
2011 Dennis J. Kenny ’61
2012 Eugene Souther ’59
2013 Stephen J. Fearon ’63