The Buffalo Law Experience

From our legal competitions to our hand-on skills program, the School of Law has much to offer students, faculty and the community. Below are some recent highlights.

12/19/16

The School of Law was bustling with arguments and counterarguments as teams of second- and third-year students took part in an annual UB tradition, the intramural Charles S. Desmond Moot Court Competition.

5/17/16

With a nod to its long tradition of legal scholarship and anticipation of the next generation of that tradition, members of the Buffalo Law Review celebrated a season of achievements at the publication’s 27th annual dinner.

8/22/16
This year’s 27th annual Students of Color Dinner marked a first: the graduation of two students who came to the School of Law by way of DiscoverLaw, the school’s program to introduce promising students of color to the possibilities of a legal career.
4/21/16
A gay-rights pioneer told his story of two major court victories – ones that advanced the legal rights and human dignity of gay and lesbian people – at the annual dinner of OUTLaw, the Law School’s LGBTQ student organization.
3/10/16

Teams travelled across the country to SUNY Buffalo Law to participate in the forty-third Albert R. Mugel National Tax Law Competition, the oldest and most prestigious tax law moot court in the country.