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.

“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.
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.
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.
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.