Select students have the opportunity to attend several national Native American legal conferences. The Federal Bar Conference, held in Albuquerque, is the largest Indian legal conference in the world, and OU Law students attend each year.

Sponsored by the Oklahoma Supreme Court, the Sovereignty Symposium provides a national forum for the scholarly, non-adversarial exchange of ideas, and is the second largest Native American legal conference. Held in Oklahoma City each year, the Sovereignty Symposium frequently includes law student paper presentations and opportunities to meet tribal, state, national and private employers in the field.