02/01/20 - Former U.S. Attorney Michael A. Battle received the 2020 Edwin F. Jaeckle Award, the highest award the School of Law and theh UB Law Alumni Association can bestow.
01/23/2020 - The School of Law and the UB Law Alumni Association coordinate a mentoring program for law students. Experienced practitioners in the Western New York area (attorneys admitted for three years or more) are matched with first-year law students or LL.M. students. Every year we host a Mentor Kickoff Reception where mentors and their students are introduced to each other.
11/23/2019 – Law students participated in our intramural Representation in Mediation Competition. The two winning teams will represent the law school at the ABA Regional Representation in Mediation Competition.
10/22/2019 - The School of Law’s New York City Program held a reception for law alumni and students participating in the fall program.
10/19/2019 - Law faculty, student, colleagues and family gathered to mark the retirement of beloved law professor, scholar, and activist Isabel Marcus.
10/12/2019 - The School of Law’s Black Law Students Association (BLSA) and the Latin American Law students Association (LALSA) held our annual Student of Color Brunch for law students and the community.
10/04/19 - The School of Law hosted the second annual New York State Public Defenders Career Fair, giving law students and recent graduates an opportunity to interview with public defenders offices from around the state of New York.
10/01/2019 - U.S. Court of Appeals Judge Jeffrey S. Sutton visited the law school and discussed the role of State rights in an increasingly federally focused governmental system. The event was hosted by the Federalist Society and American Constitution Society.
09/27/2019 - The School of Law joined our law alumni for an evening celebrating the legendary Professor Kenneth F. Joyce at Kleinhans Music Hall.
09/25/2019 - The student chapter of The Federalist Society welcomed U.S. Solicitor General Noel Francisco to the School of Law for a discussion and Q&A with law students, faculty, and local legal practitioners.
09/25/2019 - The Buffalo Sports & Entertainment Law Society and the UB Law Alumni Association hosted UB Bulls Tailgate Party where law students, alumni and friends cheered on the UB Bulls who defeated the Temple Owls.
09/10-11/2019 - SBA held their annual Table Days, giving student organizations and law journals an opportunity to meet with students and talk to them about getting involved. Participation is voluntary, though it helps enrich the law school experience.