Experiential Learning

From Thailand to New York City, moot court competitions to law journals, law students have several opportunities to gain legal skills and experiences from outside the classroom.

10/9/17

Student lawyers work under the supervision of skilled faculty to engage in practical legal thinking and ethical practice through client representation, policy development, and effective problem-solving work in experiential settings.

3/1/17
Externships and Judicial Externships provide law students with unique legal and public service experience as they work in a variety of government and non-profit organizations.
10/31/17

Our Practicum courses provide immersive learning experiences for law students through in-field work assisting and observing practicing attorneys, followed up with weekly classroom work with a professor, exploring the law and reflecting on the process of becoming an attorney.

10/26/17

The Law School has a long tradition of providing pro bono services to the Western New York community and beyond. Our pro bono work helps low- and middle-income individuals and community organizations navigate a wide variety of the legal issues that confront them.

9/5/17
Our research centers and programs present law students an opportunity to observe multiple perspectives on the law.
8/11/17
At the heart of finance.
7/18/17
Competitions help our students refine their research, writing and oral advocacy skills with the help of faculty, attorneys and judges.
7/19/17
The School of Law’s wide array of scholarly law journals provides students with the opportunity to develop research and writing skills and make important contributions to legal scholarship.