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Here are the courses Professor Olga Posse via our Millard Fillmore College is teaching this semester at University at Buffalo. There are voiced video presentations introducing each class next to the description listed below, so definitely check those out if you want to learn more about each of these classes she is teaching!!!
MFC 333 LEC-WEB 24632 Intro to Estate Law (3 credits) Intro Video
MFC 332 LEC-WEB 10184 Intro to Paralegal Studies (4 credits) Video Intro
MFC 205 LEC-WEB 10197 How To Succeed In Law School (3 credits) Video Intro
MFC 334 LEC-WEB 10192 Legal Research & Writing (2 credits) Video Intro
MFC 481 LEC-WEB 10136 Intro to Environmental Law (3 credits)
MFC 482 LEC-WEB 10203 Intro to Contract & Tort Law (3 credits) Intro Video
MFC 483 LEC-WEB 10214 Intro to Criminal Law (3 credits) Intro Video
MFC 484 LEC-WEB 10185 Liability Issues In Public Educ (3 credits) Intro Video
There are other courses taught at UB every semester relevant to anybody interested in learning more about the legal profession. You can browse the different classes offered throughout UB for Fall 2014 here.
Erie County Legislator Barbara Miller-Williams is seeking a college student to serve as a PAID INTERN in her legislative district office at 427 William Street, Buffalo, New York. All interested students should possess a strong desire to learn the functions of Erie County Government and have a willingness to take on Administrative and Legislative duties. These responsibilities include planning Community Outreach and conducting Legislative Computer Research to be used to develop policy in Erie County. Responsibilities also include assistance with Clerical tasks and addressing Constituent concerns. College credits may be applicable if approved by the Applicant’s School. For more information please contact Erie County Legislator Barbara Miller-Williams at 716-842-0490
This is one of the best resources online to learn more about law schools in terms of cost, competitiveness, and a whole lot of other helpful information. They incorporate data including from the law school admission council, employment reports as reported through the American Bar Association, and other important stats.
Location: 455 Linwood Avenue, side
Buffalo, NY 14209
Unpaid Time Commitment
10 hours a week for 12 weeks.
Description of Organization
Social justice law practice focusing on civil rights and labor law issues ranging from prisoners’ rights to workplace issues involving sexual harassment and racial discrimination.
Description of Opportunity
Legal research and writing, some office organization, potentially attend court functions and client meetings
Attention to detail, well organized, excellent research and writing abilities, and interpersonal skills. Student Level
Cover Letter, Resume/CV, Writing sample(s)
The Law Offices of Prathima Reddy
455 Linwood Avenue, Side
Buffalo, NY 14209
Phi Alpha Delta is hosting an LSAT workshop event with TestMasters on-campus April 9th from 6:00pm to 7:30pm in 107 Baldy Hall. You can find additional information about the event here: http://buffalosem040914.splashthat.com/.
LSAC has embedded a few really nice LSAT preparation videos that those thinking ahead of preparing for the LSAT should definitely watch! For convenience, I’ve embedded the first one here and then a link to the rest of the series as posted on the LSAC website.