Albany Law School will be closed today until 4pm due to the weather.
Albany Law School’s students fanned across the globe this
summer, taking law positions on three continents and getting hands-on legal experience in a wide variety of law firms and
Through the New York State Bar Association’s International
Law Section’s Summer Law Student Internship Project, students obtained
positions in law firm offices in Prague, Vienna, Guatemala City and Mexico City,
as well as Bergamo in Italy.
Other students participated in the law school’s Paris summer
program, while three others clerked for the South African Supreme Court. As
part of Albany Law School’s Paris Summer Comparative Law Program, Professor
Laurie Shanks' comparative trial class attended part of a criminal trial in the
Palais de Justice and met with the presiding judge.
Three other Albany Law School students clerked for the South
African Supreme Court, two students worked in Australia, and another one worked
Both J.D. and LL.M. students can take advantage of
the many study abroad opportunities offered at Albany Law. The programs aim to
create partnerships with international law schools for the exchange of faculty
and students that enrich both the academic and cultural communities of each