December 2021

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  December 2021

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Happy Holidays

Holiday Greetings from Dean Aviva Abramovsky and all of your friends at UB School of Law. Wishing you a safe and healthy new year! [Watch our holiday video]

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Hon. Paul L. Friedman ’68 to receive Jaeckle Award in D.C.

U.S. District Court Judge Paul L. Friedman will accept the 2022 Edwin F. Jaeckle Award - the highest honor bestowed by the law school and the Law Alumni Association. [Read More]

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

Law School News

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Professor Isabel Marcus leaves behind a legacy of fearless advocacy
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Five Class of 2021 graduates selected for elite JAG Corps
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Our 2021 Faculty Scholarship Brochure - A snapshot of scholarship produced in the past four years
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Our top advocates – A look at the results of this fall’s advocacy competitions

Alumni & Giving

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Wrap it up!

As 2021 comes to a close, please consider making a year-end gift to the law school. Your support has impact and makes a difference in our students’ lives. In addition to our UB Fund for Law, you can also support specific programs and initiatives, such as our new Hon. Hugh B. Scott ’74 Memorial Award, The Advocacy Institute, the NYC Program in Finance and Law, Discover Law Summer Scholars Program, Summer Fellowships, our Clinics, and so much more! [Please make your gift today!]

Remembering Professor Teresa A. Miller

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On November 16, 2021, the law school and the university hosted a memorial service for our dear friend and beloved faculty member, Teresa Miller, Professor of Law and SUNY Senior Vice Chancellor.

2022 Event Highlights

Jan. 27 - Mentor Reception for students and their assigned mentors – Save the Date!

Feb. 4 - DC Alumni Luncheon and Presentation of the Edwin F. Jaeckle Award to Hon. Paul L. Friedman ’68

April 1 - Pearls of Wisdom Conference: 30 Years of UB Law Clinics Confronting Family Violence in Western New York and Beyond – Save the Date!

May 5 - Law Alumni Association’s Annual Dinner & Presentation of the 2022 Distinguished Alumni Awards – Save the Date!

June 4 - All-Class Alumni Reunion Celebration – Save the Date!

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