Current opportunities for students include:
Albany Law's partnership with the SUNY College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering (CNSE) allows students to work with start-up companies, help develop products from idea to commercialization, work in a Tech Transfer Practicum, and extern at the CNSE Office of Technology Innovation and Commercialization. There are also joint courses taught by faculty from both schools.
Albany Law School's Clinic & Justice Center and The Legal Project, a Capital Region non-profit that provides free and low cost civil legal help to the working poor, recently launched an initiative to help victims of domestic violence, better train and supervise law students and recent graduates, and create a pathway to employment for new attorneys.
Second- and third-year students receive academic credit while interning at one of more than 140 placements in various areas of law practice including criminal defense or prosecution, public interest advocacy, government law, science and technology or in judicial chambers.
In conjunction with colleges and universities throughout the Capital Region, Albany Law offers several joint degree programs.
Both J.D. and LL.M. students take advantage of study abroad opportunities offered at Albany Law, from France to China.