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News

On Wednesday, February 21, the Kentucky Journal of Equine, Agriculture, & Natural Resources Law (KJEANRL), in conjunction with the University of Kentucky College of Law, hosted its fourth annual symposium entitled, “Innovation & Advancement”.

Legal practitioners and regulators from across Kentucky shared their thoughts on current legal, policy, and regulation issues...

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Christian Rice, Jalyn Hewitt, Cailyn Butler, and Sabrina Castille, all 2nd year UK Law students and members of the Black Law Students Association (BLSA), recently competed in the Thurgood Marshall Mock Trial Competition in St. Louis, Missouri.  The competition was in conjunction with the 2018 Midwest Black Law Student Association Regional Convention.

The Thurgood Marshall Mock Trial...

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February 28, 2018

Grace Greenwell, a third-year law student at the University of Kentucky College of Law, has been selected as The American College of Bankruptcy’s Distinguished Law Student for the Sixth Circuit for 2018.

The Distinguished Law Student program was established by the American College of Bankruptcy in order to identity and promote prospective leaders in...

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UK Law by the Numbers

  • 9

    Best Value Law School ranking by National Jurist Magazine in 2017

  • 16

    16th in the country in full-time, long-term, bar passage required and JD advantage employment, excluding school funded jobs for the class of 2016 [1]

  • 4

    Dual degree programs

  • 15

    Clinical and Externship opportunities

  • 57

    2018 US News & World Report law school ranking (at a tie for #57)