May 2021

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May 2021

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No Ordinary Commencement

The School of Law celebrated its 132nd Commencement Ceremony at a live, outdoor event held on Sunday, May 16th. For the Class of 2021, it was an extraordinary moment—a day to celebrate all the potential they’ll bring to a world in need of advocates for justice. [Read More]

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Did you miss the ceremony? Watch it online or view our Student Awards Convocation held on commencement morning.

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

Law School News

NY State Bar Association honors Kaitlyn Lauber ’21 with top award for public service
Nicholas Pistory ’21 develops environmental law and policy resource guide
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Simone Grande ’22 works towards criminal justice reform
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Karen Lillie ’22 named a Next Generation Leader
Andrew Latona ’23 receives fellowship recognizing his entrepreneurial drive
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Check out the recipients of our 2020-21 Trial Team Awards

Alumni & Giving

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2021 Distinguished Alumni Awards

Join the UB Law Alumni Association for the presentation of its 2021 Distinguished Alumni Awards. Our live broadcast will take place on Thursday, June 17, 2021 beginning at 5:30 p.m. (EDT) [Register here / Read more to learn about our honorees / Become a patron or sponsor (PDF)]

Career Services Corner

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Post your remote job and internship openings

Are you hiring interns, entry-level attorneys, 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

May 24 - CLE - Focus Groups for Trial Preparation in the Age of COVID

June 17 - 2021 Distinguished Alumni Awards

Oct. 2 - Save the Date for the All Class Reunion Celebration at the Buffalo History Museum for classes ending in 5 and 0, and 6 and 1.

Be sure to visit our Law Alumni Events calendar for more information about upcoming events and programs.

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