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Law Journals

SUNY Buffalo 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.

Buffalo Environmental Law Journal

The Buffalo Environmental Law Journal publishes high-quality articles that analyze legal environmental issues, including those surrounding climate change, energy, natural resources management, land use and pollution. BELJ publishes articles written by practitioners, professors and students, and is entirely edited by SUNY Buffalo Law students. Membership provides an excellent opportunity for students to participate in environmental legal discourse and hone their management, organizational, research and editing skills.

Editor-in-Chief: Ethan Notarius
Managing Editor: Raj Obilisundar
Articles Editor: Matthew Ronan
Business Editor: Dustin Green
Executive Editors: Matthew Eldred, Brian Sarama
Publications Editor: Sarah Monte

Room: 404, O'Brian Hall

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Buffalo Human Rights Law Review

The Buffalo Human Rights Law Review is published annually. BHRLR focuses on issues of human rights, including topics that apply an interdisciplinary approach. The Review promotes the global development and practical application of human rights law.

Editor-In-Chief: Elahe Hosseini
Executive Editor: Corey Chapin
Managing Editor: Nadeen Bawab
Executive Publications Editors: Jeff Hartman, Anna McCarthy, and Aaron Rubin
Articles Editors: Gretchen Frank and Artur Jagielski
Clerks: Kelly Barrett, Cara Cox, Margaret M. Duggan, Kelsey Garlock, Victoria Hahn, Priya Mathon, Brett Miller, Julia H. Purdy, Volha Salavei, Marc S. Smith, M. Ibrahim Tariq

Room: 604, O'Brian Hall

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Buffalo Intellectual Property Law Journal

The annual Buffalo Intellectual Property Law Journal  publishes articles pertaining to intellectual property. As technology becomes increasingly important in today's world, BIPLJ will continue to publish articles addressing the legal issues of intellectual property and serve as an academic resource to the Western New York legal community.

Editor-in-Chief: Amanda Cannavo
Executive Managing Editor: John Fraczek
Executive Articles Editor: Conor Flynn
Executive Notes Editor: Sean Balkin
Executive Publications Editor: Tim Hooge
Executive Business Editor: Michael Pantzer
Executive Technology Editor: Brian Cummings

Room: 404, O'Brian Hall

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Buffalo Journal of Gender, Law & Social Policy

The annual Buffalo Journal of Gender, Law & Social Policy publishes significant student and professional contributions to legal literature. BJGLSP publishes works that challenge traditional avenues of legal and academic thought and pursues alternative means of expressing the lives and concerns of men, women, and gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and questioning persons.

Editor-In-Chief: Molly Deacon
Managing Editor: Sidney Dispenza
Submissions Editor: Michael Borruso
Publications Editor: Richard Zielinski
Article Managers: Megan Barth, Katelyn Lyon
Recruitment Manager: Maxwell Cohen

Room: 403
Phone: 716-645-3715
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Buffalo Law Review

The Buffalo Law Review, published since 1951, publishes five issues per year, with each issue containing articles from scholars, practitioners and judges. The Law Review also publishes member-written pieces on contemporary legal issues.

The Buffalo Law Review prides itself on maintaining the highest level of integrity and objectivity in its selection process. Admission to the Law Review is open to the entire student body. Every year 28 to 32 new members are selected. The first 20 are selected based on first-year grades, a blue book exam and case-note scores. Admission for the remaining eight to 12 seats is based solely on a combination of case-note and blue book exam scores. Members may also be added from students transferring to the Law School, based on case note and blue book exam scores.

Editor-in-Chief: Michael Staszkiw
Executive Editor: Steven Fisher
Executive Publication Editors: Miles Eckardt, Camille Penncchia, William Rossi, Bridget Steele
Managing Editor: Jessica Maslyn
Head Note & Comment Editor: Chloe Macdonald
Business Editor: Tammy Nguyen

Room: 605
Phone: 716-645-2059
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Buffalo Public Interest Law Journal

The Buffalo Public Interest Law Journal, published annually, publishes unique scholarly works related to public interest law and policy. Members participate as cite-checkers and associates and in various editorial board positions. Additionally, all members have the opportunity to submit a written work for publication via the Journal's annual student writing competition.

Editor-in-Chief: Shelby Maroselli
Executive Editors: Aaron Fishkin, Emily Berry, Jason Daniels, Christina Gullo
Submissions Editor: Amanda Barba
Managing Editor: Chidera Atuegbu
Publications Editor: Rebecca Fioravanti

Room: 403
Phone: 716-645-6387
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