International Alumni Reunion Dinner in Madrid

Friday, June 2, 2017 -
4:00pm to 11:00pm

Av. del Valle, 34, 28003 Madrid, Spain

Reconnect with old classmates, meet and network with other alumni and visit the SLU Madrid campus in the heart of beautiful Madrid, Spain. 

This alumni reunion event is open to all of SLU LAW’s alumni and friends.  Whether you are located in Europe, the United States or other parts of the world, and whether you graduated from the J.D. or LL.M. degree program, spent time in St. Louis as a J.D. exchange student, were with us as a Visiting International Professor or as a Visiting International Researcher or Scholar, or are otherwise a friend of SLU LAW, we are eager to meet you in Madrid.  So please plan to join us, and encourage your alumni friends to join you there as well.

RSVP online through the SLU Marketplace.

For more information, contact Ira Trako, assistant director of the Center for International and Comparative Law (CICL), at (314) 977-2792 or


Thursday, June 1, 2017 (optional)

17.45                     Gather at Plaza de España 

18.00                     Goya Outing – concluding at the Hermitage of San Antonio de la Florida

Professor Julio Lasarte of SLU Madrid will lead a walking tour including Plaza de Espana and Parque del Oeste ending at the final resting place of Francisco Goya. 

20.00                     Group Dinner

Friday, June 2, 2017

15.00 – 16.00      Check-in and Registration at SLU Madrid Campus

15.00 – 16.00      Optional 20-minute tours of SLU Madrid Campus

16.00 – 16.20      Welcome Remarks & History of the Madrid Campus (Dr. Paul Vita, Academic Dean and Director, SLU Madrid Campus)

16.20 – 16.50      Report on the School of Law and the State of the LL.M. Program and Q&A (William P. Johnson, Dean of the School of Law)

17.00 – 18.00      Perspectives on Brexit (SIH Auditorium) - 1 MO  CLE credit available

Speakers offer differing perspectives on the consequences and implications of Brexit

        • Victor de Cambra, (LLM '92)
        • Professor Ignacio Borrajo Iniesta
        • Professor Declan Walsh, Faculty of Law, University College Cork

18.00 – 19.30      Rooftop Reception at SLU Madrid (SIH Rooftop Terrace)

19.30 – 21.00      On your own

21.00 – 23.00      Alumni Reunion Dinner - El Paraguas 

Saturday, June 3, 2017 (optional)

Guided tour to Segovia with transportation.  Space is limited. $50 per person.



Aparthotel Muralto

Gran Melia Pacio de Los Duques
Gran Melia Fenix 
InterContinental Madrid

Leonardo Boutique Hotel 

*Accomodations are on your own.  Hotel room blocks have not been reserved.

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Ira Trako, assistant director, Center for International and Comparative Law