Recognizing that adversarial legal proceedings often have a devastating impact upon children and families involved in contentious cases, a group of more than 60 lawyers, judges, educators, mental health professionals, mediators and financial experts will meet at UB June 24-25 to consider better ways to address family law matters.
The University of Baltimore has received a second $5 million donation for its new law building from UB School of Law alumnus Peter Angelos, LL.B. '61. The gift, following Angelos's initial donation of $5 million in June 2008, signifies UB's achievement of its goal of $15 million in private funding for the building.
Michele Gilman, professor in the University of Baltimore School of Law, has been named a recipient of the University System of Maryland Board of Regents' 2010 Faculty Awards, the highest honor presented by the board to exemplary faculty members.
Ann McKee, nationally-recognized expert and researcher on traumatic brain injury in athletes, will be the keynote speaker in a School of Law symposium, "Traumatic Brain Injury: Implications for Sport and Health," on April 22.