Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion at Maine Law

Injustice Anywhere is a threat to Justice EverywhereThe University of Maine School of Law strives to be a diverse community inclusive of all races, ethnicities, national origins, gender identities, sexual orientations, ages, disabilities, classes, and religions. Maine Law is committed to equity in legal education and the legal profession.

Learn about how the Law School is taking action to ensure a more inclusive and diverse community.


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    “Maine Law is a great place to find your better self.”

    Mark Charest, Class of 2022

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Upcoming Events

Apr 12, 2021
  • Info Session

    The Law School hosts a number of virtual…

    Apr 12, 2021: 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

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Apr 15, 2021
  • 2021 Justice For Women Lecture

    The University of Maine School of Law’s 2021 Justice…

    Apr 15, 2021: 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

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Apr 20, 2021
  • SAVE THE DATE: MAPIL Online Auction

    Details to follow. For questions, please email the MAPIL…

    Apr 20, 2021

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Campaign for the University of Maine Graduate and Professional Center

Maine Center Announces $2 Million in Gifts and Grants

The University of Maine Graduate & Professional Center has received a $1 million gift from Bobby Monks and Bonnie Porta in support of the Maine Center’s mission to prepare leaders for Maine through interdisciplinary, experiential, and market-driven graduate and professional education. The Maine Center has also partnered in support of a $1 million U.S. Department of Agriculture grant to the University of Maine System.

Professor Jeff Thaler

Professor Thaler named as one of Lawdragon’s 500 Leading U.S. Environmental & Energy Lawyers for 2021

Lawdragon recently announced its inaugural list of 500 Leading U.S. Environmental & Energy Lawyers, and Maine Law Professor Jeff Thaler was selected as one of only two Maine lawyers.

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