The School of Law has launched the Puerto Rico Recovery
Assistance Legal Clinic in response to Hurricane Maria’s
devastation that has left thousands of Puerto Ricans in critical
need of legal assistance.
A new Environmental Law LL.M. program offers students the
opportunity to deepen their knowledge in environmental law and
policy through classroom study, experiential learning
opportunities, and one-on-one academic advising.
The School of Law will host the 77th lieutenant governor of New
York State at its 128th Commencement exercises on May 21. The
ceremony, which begins at 3 p.m. in the Center for the Arts, will
feature Lieutenant Governor Kathy C. Hochul as the keynote
The School of Law announces an innovative LL.M. program in
cross-border legal studies. The program recognizes the global
nature of legal practice and the need for skilled attorneys to
guide clients through cross-border interactions.
Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito Jr. proved to be personable, even witty, in front of an invitation-only crowd, affording attendees a rare personal glimpse into the mind of one of the nation’s most powerful jurists.
Highly motivated Medaille College students who want to build on
their undergraduate education with top-notch legal training will be
able to earn both bachelor’s and law degrees in just six
years, under a new agreement between Medaille and University at
Buffalo School of Law.
The Advocacy Institute – the School of Law’s newest signature initiative to train students to become the best advocates in the profession – has taken a major step forward with the naming of a high-profile National Advisory Board.