University of Baltimore School of Law Professor Amy Sloan will revise Richard C. Wydick's Plain English for Lawyers, the classic work that has been described by The New York Times as "the most popular legal text today." Said Sloan, "I'm thrilled to have the opportunity to work on Plain English for Lawyers. It's a tremendous honor to contribute to this legendary book."
An article in The Baltimore Sun details the work of students and lawyers in the University of Baltimore's Human Trafficking Prevention Project, where efforts are underway to expunge the records of survivors of human trafficking.
The University of Baltimore's John and Frances Angelos Law Center, home of the UB School of Law, is among 25 "must see" structures in Maryland, according to a recent report by USA Today and the American Institute of Architects.
At the end of its inaugural year, the University of Baltimore School of Law's Pretrial Justice Clinic reports that it screened 75 cases, represented 21 low-income defendants seeking pretrial release, and participated in an effort to change a rule that was adopted by the Maryland Court of Appeals and goes into effect next month.
Twelve graduates of the University of Baltimore School of Law are among the Daily Record's 2017 Leadership in Law honorees. Leadership in Law recognizes Maryland's legal professionals - lawyers and judges -"whose dedication to their occupation and to their communities is outstanding."