Dean Craig M. Boise Named Co-Chair of NYS Attorney General-Elect Letitia James' Transition Team

New York State Attorney General-Elect Letitia “Tish” James has named College of Law Dean Craig M. Boise as one of five co-chairs of her transition team. James was elected on Nov. 6, 2018, making her the first African American woman to hold the position. James, who until her election was New York City Public Advocate, will be sworn in on Jan. 1, 2019 ...

Keith Bybee Discusses Post-Election Well-Being with Thrive

While the elections may have left you feeling tired, angry, or even numb, we must press on and fight for the change we want to see. But first, we must reflect and recharge. Thrive Global checked in with Keith J. Bybee, Ph.D., a professor of law and political science at Syracuse University and the author of How Civility Works, to gather some tips on how we can hit refresh on our lives after a tumultuous and tense year ...

BBI's Peter Blanck and Larry Logue Pen "PTSD and Suicide" OpEd for Stars and Stripes

July observances are more about patriotism and independence than soldiering, but the two are never far apart. This past Independence Day, you may have seen the two concepts dovetail on yard signs notifying revelers that “A COMBAT VETERAN LIVES HERE — PLEASE BE COURTEOUS WITH FIREWORKS.” These signs have engendered a lively debate about veterans’ mental health and the public’s proper response, but what is less debatable (and what is assumed by the signs) is that veterans are a class apart. They are men and women whose exploits are at once admirable and unfathomable, especially when it comes to the psychological wounds of war ...

Myriah Jaworksi Helps Launch Beckage PLLC

Myriah Jaworksi is among the founding members of a new law firm designed to help clients minimize risks and maximize opportunities associated with cybersecurity, data protection, information technology, privacy law and litigation.

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The Value of Syracuse Law

What exactly comes with a Syracuse Law education? And why is it so valuable? Whether you’re an accepted student, prospective student, or currently just considering law school, you probably want those answers as hard cold facts. So we put together an infographic[PDF] (and text file[PDF]) that shows how the value adds up.

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Marnin Michaels has been elected as part of the management team for the Zurich office of Baker &…

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Laurie Hobart

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Professor Hobart received a B.A., summa cum laude, as a College Scholar from Cornell University’s College of Arts & Sciences; a J.D. from Harvard Law School; and an M.F.A. in fiction writing from Syracuse University. In law school, she served as an editor of two law journals and practiced criminal defense with the Harvard Criminal Justice Institute. Following law school, Professor Hobart…

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