Whether you chose to pursue a career in public service or private practice, the Law School provides a hands-on, practice-orientated curriculum that combines a strong theoretical foundation with practical skills.
Our vast network of Law Alumni have significant influence at local, state and national levels and are paving the way for the next generation through mentoring, active engagement with the Law School, and philanthropy.
RANKINGS & ACCOLADES
U.S. News ranking goes up
The Law School has jumped13 places in the U.S. News
& World Report's 2016 Best Law Schools rankings to no.
87, fueled in part by strong graduate employment statistics and a
low student faculty ratio.
The latest data on a much-talked-about issue in legal education,
the amount of education debt carried by new graduates, shows that
SUNY Buffalo Law School grads carry less debt than nearly ninety
percent of their peers.
On Oct. 23, socio-legal scholars will discuss Professor David Engel’s seminal article “The Oven Bird’s Song” at a conference to be held at SUNY Buffalo Law School’s Baldy Center for Law and Social Policy.
Associate Professor Tara J. Melish presented testimony
before the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights in its Sixth
Consultation on the Situation of Economic, Social and Cultural held
in Washington, DC.