Alert: All classes for the remainder of the semester will be conducted virtually, and faculty and staff are working remotely until further notice. Given widespread community transmission of COVID-19 in New York City, everyone must observe crucial measures to prevent the virus from spreading further.

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Upcoming Events

Network Maintenance and Downtime

The Law School computer network will be unavailable, April 10, 2020 from 6:00pm to 11:59pm (ET). 

Downtime enables Law IT …

SJI Monday: Research Training & Tips (1L Public Interest Summer Prep Session)

Join SJI and Law School library staff for an interactive session that will provide training and tips on research for your 1L summer …

Becoming a Lawyer & Navigating Ethical Challenges (1L Public Interest Summer Prep Session)

Prof. Genty will lead a discussion of the special responsibilities and duties related to the practice of law.

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