Johanna Oreskovic earned her B.A., her M.A. in history, and the Ed.M. and J.D. degrees from the University at Buffalo, graduating from the School of Law in 1997. She served as book review editor of the Buffalo Law Review. She has been associated with the Buffalo law firms Hodgson Russ and Rupp, Baase, Pfalzgraf, Cunningham and Coppola, concentrating her practice in commercial and employment litigation.
Oreskovic has taught at the law school since 1998. Her courses have included Legal Research and Writing, Adoption Law: Domestic and International, and the LL.M. Colloquium. She also administered the law school’s LL.M. programs from 2000 to 2008. Before entering the legal profession, she taught history and English and served as an administrator at several independent secondary schools, including the Buffalo Seminary, the American School in Switzerland and John Burroughs School in St. Louis. Her publications include articles on labor law and adoption law.