The Hon. Catherine Curran O'Malley, a University of Baltimore School of Law graduate, Baltimore City District Court judge and Maryland's first lady, will serve as the School of Law's commencement speaker on May 19. Judge O'Malley earned her law degree from the school in 1991.
The University of Baltimore School of Law's Community Development Clinic and the Community Law Center will present a free organizational legal health check-up for community groups and nonprofits on April 12. Free review of governing documents, guidance on applying for tax exemptions, and other helpful solutions will be available.
In an op-ed in The Baltimore Sun, University of Baltimore School of Law Professor Cassandra Jones Havard writes that a proposal to allow the U.S. Postal Service to add banking to its service portfolio could help those who are "unbanked" or "underbanked."
The University of Baltimore's John and Frances Angelos Law Center - home of the UB School of Law and a Baltimore landmark since it opened in April 2013 - has been designated a LEED Platinum project by the United States Green Building Council.
University of Baltmore School of Law Dean Ronald Weich, along with four UB alumni, have been named to the Daily Record's 2014 Influential Marylanders list. The list honors those "who have impacted Maryland's business community and have brought services and success to the region."