Wednesday, March 20, 2019
I was happy that a student bid $100 at our public interest law fundraising auction for dinner for four with my wife and me. Until I read this: New York Daily News Page Six, Law Student Bids $8K For Lunch With Amal Clooney at Columbia Auction:
A Columbia law student will be sipping champagne with professor Amal Clooney at Jean-Georges for the low price of $8,100. According to sources, one of the items up for bid at Columbia Law School’s Public Interest Law Foundation auction on Thursday was lunch at the swanky French eatery with Clooney and human rights professor Sarah Cleveland. ...
has been a visiting professor at Columbia since 2015. She co-teaches a human rights course with Cleveland.