Harpur College

About Harpur Law Council

Binghamton University Harpur Law Council

The Harpur Law Council of Binghamton University was formed in 1995 to serve the needs and interests of Binghamton University alumni attorneys and pre-law students.

The Council has established an effective network of University law alumni. The Council mentors students and alumni interested in law careers, recruits outstanding students to attend Binghamton University and Harpur College, provides guidance and advice to Harpur College on academic issues and programs relevant to the legal profession and contributes financial support for special projects that include public interest law internships, support for the mock trial team, and other mentoring and development programs.

Our Mission

The Harpur Law Council was formed in 1995 to serve the needs and interests of Binghamton University alumni attorneys and pre-law students. Its goal is to strengthen Binghamton University's mission and tradition of academic excellence by advising the dean of Harpur College on matters regarding academic issues and programs relevant to the legal profession.

Working closely with the Harpur College Dean, the Harpur Law Council seeks to:

  • Establish an effective network of University law alumni

  • Mentor students and alumni interested in law careers

  • Recruit outstanding students to attend Binghamton University and Harpur College

  • Advice Harpur College on academic issues and programs relevant to the legal profession

  • Increase financial support for special projects that include public interest law internships

Harpur Law Council Networking and Mentoring

LinkedIn Group | Interested in connecting with other Binghamton University Law Alumni and in sharing your professional experiences and knowledge with current students? This group has a Harpur Law Alumni subgroup through which you can connect with peers and mentor current students.

B-Connected | B-connected – Binghamton University's online alumni community, features an alumni directory, a calendar of alumni events with online registration and online giving. In the directory you can update your biographical profile, upload your resume and photos, download business cards, maintain a list of contacts, locate friends and so much more!

Volunteer Programs | Law alumni volunteers are encouraged to share their skills and resources through programs such as alumni-student networking events, lawyers' roundtables and law-career forums to support and enhance the educational experience for our students.

Last Updated: 3/1/17