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Alumni Events Listing

Please mark your calendar for these events.

The information on this page is subject to change, so please check back often.

Visit the Law School Events Calendar to see what is taking place at the Law School, in our area, and across the nation.

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Friday & Saturday, Oct. 2 & 3

2015 Reunion Weekend – Classes of 1975, 1985, 1995 and 2005
Plans are underway! But we need you to make the party complete…. Stay tuned for details this July. Questions? Contact: Amy Hayes Atkinson [View details and registration]

Friday, October 2

Network the Nation
Share your advice and insights.
Time: 11:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
Location: SUNY Buffalo Law School, O'Brian Hall
To participate: Please contact Marc Davies at

Thursday, October 8

Fall Environmental Law and Policy Gathering
A discussion of rethinking sustainability in an era of climate change and other important issues. Join us to hear updates from the Environmental Law Program and the Buffalo Environmental Law Society, hear about exciting events on and off campus, and connect with environmental activists and lawyers in Buffalo. CLE will be made available.
Time: 4:30-6:00 p.m.
Location: 509 O’Brian Hall, SUNY Buffalo Law School
CLE: This program qualifies for 0.5 NYS CLE credits in the area of Areas of Professional Practice (non-transitional credit).
Cost: Free
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Thursday, Oct. 15

CLE: Title Insurance: Don’t Buy a Home Without it!
Featuring John E. Haslinger, Esq. ’74, Senior Counsel, Chicago Title Insurance Co.
8:00-9:00 a.m.
Location: The Buffalo Club, 388 Delaware Ave., Buffalo, NY (View map)
Note: The Buffalo Club has a dress code for its guests. Men must wear jackets and ties. Women must wear dresses, skirts or tailored pantsuits.
CLE: Earn 1.0 NYS CLE credit in the area of Professional Practice. These credits qualify as transitional or non-transitional credits.
Cost: FREE to paid 2015-2016 LAA Members at the $60 level ; $15 for GOLD Group members; $20 for all others. Cost includes lecture, handouts and breakfast.
To Attend: Register online. Registration deadline is Friday, October 9.
Questions? Contact the Law Alumni Office at 716-645-2107 or

Tuesday - Friday, Oct. 27-30

2015 Charles S. Desmond Moot Court Competition - (CLE available)
The Buffalo Moot Court Board will be hosting the 2015 Charles S. Desmond Moot Court Competition and is seeking volunteers to judge the oral arguments of this year's competition.
Location: SUNY Buffalo Law School
CLE: Non-transitional CLE credit will be provided for participating lawyers.
Volunteer now!

Tuesday, Oct. 27 – Save the date

Alumni Reception in Albany with the Dean 
Join your law school friends and classmates and meet our Interim Dean James Gardner.
To Attend: Details to follow.

Wednesday, Oct. 28 – Save the date

Alumni Reception in Syracuse with the Dean 
Join your law school friends and classmates and meet our Interim Dean James Gardner.
Time: 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Location: The Genesee Grande Hotel, 1060 East Genesee Street Syracuse, NY (View map)
To Attend: Registration details to follow.


Thursday, Nov. 5

Western New York Women Pioneers in the Law -A Celebration
This program will look at the contributions of women from Western New York to our legal heritage. Moderated by Hon. Albert M. Rosenblatt, Former Associate Judge NY Court of Appeals & President, The Historical Society of the New York Courts. Introductory remarks by Hon. Eugene F. Pigott, Jr. ‘73, Associate Judge N.Y. Court of Appeals, Hon. Paula L. Feroleto ‘82, Administrative Judge, 8th Judicial District, and James A. Gardner, Interim Dean, SUNY Buffalo Law School. This event is being organized by the Historical Society of the New York Courts, SUNY Buffalo Law School & Phillips Lytle LLP.
Time: 5:30 p.m. (Reception to follow)
Location: Room 106 O’Brian Hall, SUNY Buffalo Law School
To Attend: Register online.

Saturday - Tuesday, Nov. 7-10

Buffalo-Niagara Mock Trial Competition - (CLE available)
SUNY Buffalo Law School will be hosting the Twelfth Annual Buffalo-Niagara Mock Trial Competition and is seeking volunteer judges for this year's competition.
Time: Morning rounds 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.; afternoon rounds 1:00-5:30 p.m.
Location: Buffalo City Court, 50 Delaware Ave, Buffalo, NY
CLE: Non-transitional CLE credit will be provided for participating lawyers.
Volunteer now!

Future Events – Save the Date!

Friday, January 29, 2016

Annual NYC Alumni Luncheon & Presentation of the Edwin F. Jaeckle Award
 12:00 noon to 2:00 p.m.
Location: Union League Club, 38 East 37th Street, New York City
Details to follow.

Friday, February 26

21st Annual BPILP Auction
6:00-10:00 p.m.
Location: The Pearl at the Webb, 76 Pearl St., Buffalo
To Attend: TBA