Our Stories

Here you will find stories and news about the School of Law's activities and accomplishments.

From legal competitions to our 130th anniversary celebration, the School of Law has much to offer students, faculty and the community. Below are some recent highlights.

Law School Experience

“It’s tough to make predictions, especially about the future.” Yogi Berra’s words, as quoted by interim Dean James A. Gardner, formed the backdrop for the School of Law’s 128th Commencement.
A handful of UB School of Law students are basking in reflected glory, as the high school mock trial team they coached celebrates a spectacular season.

Faculty Stories

Professor Errol Meidinger, a mainstay of the UB School of Law faculty since 1982, has been named a SUNY Distinguished Professor – the State University of New York’s highest faculty rank.
Law professor Christine Bartholomew has found there's a double standard among clerics in their application of "clergy privilege," the legal rule shielding confidential communication.