PORTLAND, Maine — Eighty-eight students are getting their law degrees from the University of Maine School of Law.

U.S. District Court Judge Kermit Lipez is the keynote speaker for Saturday’s commencement at Merrill Auditorium in Portland.

Maine Supreme Judicial Court Justice Joseph Jabar is this year’s recipient of the L. Kinvin Wroth Award. The award, named after former law school dean Kinvin Wroth, honors a Maine law school graduate who has achieved distinction in his or her career.