“The Sacks-Freund Award recognizes a single faculty member each year for their teaching ability, attentiveness to student concerns, and contributions to student life at HLS.
The Class of 2020 selected Professor David B. Wilkins ‘80, recognizing that “Professor Wilkins makes his courses interesting, inspiring, and enjoyable. Not only does he teach students about the past, present, and future of the legal profession, but also how to develop themselves, find a mentor, and be a star and a leader. He is very approachable and deeply cares about each of his students. No matter how busy he is, Professor Wilkins always makes time to meet with students whenever they need help or simply want to talk.'”