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Law School Alumna Gets Inside View of Brett Kavanaugh Hearings as Senate Judiciary Committee Staffer

When UB School of Law alumna Bryanna Spann, J.D. ’18, began her job as a law clerk to the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee in August, she had no idea she would have a front-row seat — literally — at one of … Continue reading

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More Than $16,000 Raised for the School of Law on Giving Tuesday

We sincerely thank all the students, faculty, staff, alumni and friends of the School of Law for your generous donations on Giving Tuesday. Because of your generosity, 173 gifts were made to the School of Law, totaling $16,290. On Giving … Continue reading

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O’Neill Family Discuss Unique Career Paths with Students During UB Law School Panel Discussion

On Nov. 19, the Law Career Development Office invited students to hear a panel of three siblings who are UB Law School alumni: Michael O’Neill, J.D. ’82, general counsel and chief legal officer for Avnet, a global technology company; Peter O’Neill, … Continue reading

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UB Students for Public Interest to Raise Money for Student Fellowships 

Understanding the financial challenges those committed to public interest law face, UB Students for Public Interest, along with the School of Law and the Maryland Legal Services Corporation, has provided stipends to student fellows working at public-interest organizations each summer. Without this support, these organizations could not otherwise afford to compensate law students for their work. Continue reading

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A Passion for Pro Bono Drives School of Law Alumna Michelle McGeogh

This weekend, Michelle McGeogh will make her way to Lumpkin, Ga., to a detention facility “in the middle of nowhere,” to spend a week helping detained immigrants prepare for interviews in pursuit of asylum with the Department of Homeland Security. … Continue reading

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Perspectives on The Unique Path of In-House Counsel

For those who choose the unique path of in-house counsel, it can be a very fulfilling career. In the Fall 2018 issue of Baltimore Law, three UB School of Law alumni describe the rewards and challenges of corporate lawyering. Here’s … Continue reading

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