Category: BU Law

Sending off the Class of 2018

As we near BU Law’s 145th Commencement, I wanted to take the opportunity to reflect on the accomplishments of the Class of 2018 and wish them all the best as they embark on what I know will be diverse and successful legal careers. Since joining BU Law, the Class of 2018 has demonstrated an outstanding […]

Support BU Law on Giving Day

On April 22, 2018, alumni from schools across Boston University will join with parents, faculty, staff, and friends of the University to participate in Giving Day. I encourage you to take this opportunity to support BU Law. Last year, the School of Law came in second among schools in dollars raised behind the College of […]

Introducing the Corporate Counsel and Small/Mid-Size Law Firm Externship Programs

As part of our continuing efforts to expand experiential learning opportunities for students, we introduced two new externship programs during the 2017-2018 academic year. Each semester, the Corporate Counsel Externship Program, led by Cecily Banks, places second- and third-year students in the corporate counsel offices of for-profit and nonprofit corporations in Greater Boston. In these […]

Alumni Share Their Knowledge and Experience with Students at 1L Career Conference

We welcomed a large contingent of alumni back to BU Law last month to share their experiences and career advice with our first-year law students as part of our 1L Career Conference. We are grateful to all of the alumni and other attorneys who joined in the panel discussions and met with students throughout the […]

Responding to the Tragedies in Las Vegas and Puerto Rico

We extend our deepest sympathies and expression of support to our students from Las Vegas and all BU Law alumni who live and work there. The mass shooting that killed more than 50 people attending an outdoor concert on Sunday evening has shocked and saddened the entire BU Law community. Our Student Affairs Office is […]