November 2020

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November 2020

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Hon. Hugh B. Scott ’74 at our 2011 Commencement Ceremony

Hon. Hugh B. Scott ’74 to receive Edwin F. Jaeckle Award

Trailblazer and champion of equal access to the justice system, Hon. Hugh B. Scott ’74 has been selected to receive the highest honor bestowed by UB School of Law and the Law Alumni Association. His long and distinguished career and his decades of service to the community will be celebrated at a virtual awards ceremony to be held in early 2021. [Read more]

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New York City Program goes virtual

Our signature law and finance program finds new ways to offer the experience of studying in the Big Apple. [Read more]

Inside this issue: Law School News | Alumni & Giving | Career Services Corner | Events

Law School News

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The Charles S. Desmond Moot Court Competition adapts to a virtual courtroom
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Second year law student Richelle Kloch co-authors article on lethal injections in Texas
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Library Director Beth Adelman co-authors new book and takes on national leadership role
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Our Faculty Scholarship Brochure - A snapshot of scholarship produced in the past four years

Alumni & Giving

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Educational Resources

Check out the newest additions to our Educational Resources webpage, including our Nov. 5th program on the racial and economic impact of mass incarceration featuring Prof. John Major Eason, Distinguished Visiting Scholar at UB’s Center for Diversity Innovation.

Join the Law Alumni Association today! Your membership dues help to provide these free resources and support tuition scholarships for bright and talented students. [Join online today]

Career Services Corner

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Winter OCI Program

Join the School of Law for Virtual On-Campus Interviews, January 26 - February 5.

Registration is open for alumni and employers recruiting students for entry-level, summer, and academic-year positions!

Participation is simple:

- Visit LOCK
- Request your interview date(s)
- Candidates apply by Dec. 31, 2020
- The law school will set the schedule and can host video interviews via ZOOM.


Post your remote job and internship openings

Are you hiring for interns, entry-levels, or laterals to work remotely? Show the global reach of UB's network and recruit UB talent. Post your opportunities in LOCK or email us at

Event Highlights

Dec. 3 - CLE: How to Read an Insurance Policy (and Actually Understand it)

Dec. 8 - Big Impact in New York City and Beyond: A Panel Presentation on our Signature New York City Program

Jan. 27, 2021 – Save the date! Mentor Reception for 1Ls and their Assigned Mentors, details to follow

Be sure to frequently check our Law Alumni Events calendar where additional events and related information are posted as they become available.

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