Michael Dueñas, a third-year law student, grew up outside of Los Angeles. He was drawn to UMass Law for its affordability and commitment to public interest law, but as a son of Mexican immigrants, he wondered how he would fit in. What he found was a welcoming, diverse community. And he has been able to help the region's immigrant community through his work in the Immigration Law Clinic.
Michael Dueñas was drawn to UMass Law for its affordability and commitment to public interest law.
I had never been to the East Coast except for two days in Washington D.C., training for the Peace Corps. It was a big leap to come here, but it was the right choice.
Alicia Blanchard: 2018 UMass Law Commencement Speaker
Alicia Blanchard, JD candidate '18, plans to work in special education reform.
UMass Law to have Attorney General Maura Healey as 2018 Commencement Speaker
Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey will receive the Chancellor’s Medal at the School of Law commencement exercises on Monday, May 14 at 10 a.m. at the Main Auditorium on the main campus of UMass Dartmouth.
UMass Law bar pass rates continue to impress
Commonwealth’s public law school outperformed area private schools less than one year after receiving full ABA accreditation
Faculty highlights: Spring 2018
UMass Law faculty engage in scholarly research, national conferences, and legal discourse.