Why study Law Minor at UB?
The Law minor has two basic aims: (1) to introduce students to legal skills and concepts; and (2) to provide a basic understanding of legal institutions and history. Students pursuing the Law minor will learn fundamental concepts in law, including the structure and operation of the United States legal system and its relationship to social and economic institutions. They will also learn to read, understand, and interpret legal texts such as cases, statutes, regulations, and the U.S. Constitution, and will become familiar with the use of legal reasoning and rhetoric, including arguments that draw upon legal authority, doctrine, and evidence.
The law minor complements many undergraduate majors. For some students, the law minor provides a deeper understanding of the role that law, legal theory, and legal institutions play in their major field of study. Students might also use the law minor to acquire knowledge in a specific area of law relevant to their career trajectory. For example, a student majoring in Computer Science or Engineering may pursue a law minor with a focus on patent law.
LAW 301 Legal Reasoning
LAW 306 Family Law
LAW 314 Federal Income Tax Law And Policy
Millard Fillmore College (MFC) will temporarily suspend operations effective fall semester 2018. The Paralegal Studies Program is now part of the Social Science Interdisciplinary Program.
Spring Semester 2019 – Paralegal Courses (formerly MFC)
- SSC 332: Paralegal Principles and Procedures
- SSC 333: Topics – Legal Internship
- SSC 334: Legal Research and Writing
Paralegal Studies Program: contact Dr. Shelley M. Kimelberg, Director, Social Sciences Interdisciplinary Degree Programs, College of Arts and Sciences 203 Clemens Hall Buffalo, NY 14260-4670 Ph: 716.645.2245 x0 e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Web: https://sscidp.buffalo.edu/.
For future paralegal information, please join our mailing list through Continuing Education. Join our mailing list or email email@example.com
Our Open House gives you the opportunity to learn about the admissions process, the curriculum and financial aid. You will also have the opportunity to meet with current law students. Registration is required, this event is free and open to the public.
Our upcoming Open House dates are:
October 6, 2018 – 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., Room 108, O’Brian Hall, University at Buffalo (North Campus)
November 28, 2018 – 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m., Room 108, O’Brian Hall, University at Buffalo (North Campus)
UB Law School – LSAT Prep Workshops & Practice Tests – Fall 2018
Studying for the LSAT is no easy task. Come and learn what skills you’ll need to succeed in getting the best LSAT score possible. Space for each session is limited to 30 participants.
Workshop: Saturday, September 22, 2018
Practice Test: Saturday, November 3, 2018
For more information about UB Law LSAT Workshop Information, Fees and Registration information
Western New York Law School Fair
Monday September 24th from 1-3 p.m. at the Marriott
The Western New York Law School Fair is an opportunity for those interested in attending law school to meet with admissions recruiters, from more than 70 programs across the country. The fair is free and open to the public.
Register for the WNY Law School Fair
Click this link to register for the 2018 WNY Law School Fair
This morning LSAC (Law School Admission Council) launched a updated design of it’s website. You can view the new site by going to LSAC.org.
The University at Buffalo Law School will be offering LSAT prep events geared toward July and September 2018 LSAT takers.
We will be offering a LSAT Prep Workshop on Saturday, June 30, 2108, which includes six hours of LSAT instruction and lunch for $90.00, and an LSAT Practice Test on Saturday, August 4, 20180, which includes valuable test-taking strategies, a full-length proctored LSAT, lunch, and a two-hour review for $50.00.
For further information and registration forms go to UB Law School LSAT Prep Workshops & Practice Tests. Space for each session is limited to 30 participants, so register early.
If you would like to learn more about the UB Law School, you go to the UB Law website and schedule an individual visit.
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The UB Law School is offering LSAT prep events geared toward February 2018 LSAT takers.
We will host an LSAT Prep Workshop, which includes six hours of LSAT instruction and lunch for $90.00, and an LSAT Practice Test, which includes valuable test-taking strategies, a full-length proctored LSAT, lunch, and a two-hour review for $50.00. Dates and links to additional details below. It is not too late to register! Registration and fee info: http://www.law.buffalo.edu/admissions/lsat-workshops.html#title_5
If you are interested in visiting the law school, please register for our Open House on December 7, 2017. You are also welcome to schedule an individual visit via our website.