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October 25, 2016

Joshua A. Douglas, Robert G. Lawson & William H. Fortune Associate Professor of Law at University of Kentucky College of Law, recently authored an opinion piece, "The good news on voting and democracy," published in USA Today on October 23.

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October 25, 2016

Jordan Dye, a second-year law student at the University of Kentucky College of Law, recently organized the first American Bar Association (ABA) leadership conference for the 6th circuit, held on October 15 in Columbus, Ohio.

Dye, who has served as the ABA 6th Circuit Ambassador (a liaison between SBA Presidents, ABA Representatives, and the ABA) since July,...

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October 25, 2016
By: Dominique Page

Brian L. Frye, Spears-Gilbert Associate Professor of Law at the University of Kentucky College of Law, visited China this past September, where he spoke at a symposium entitled, “International Symposium on Foreign Law and Comparative Law.” 

Professor Frye presented his “Observations on Comparative Intellectual Property Law” to scholars at...

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UK Law by the Numbers

  • 2

    Best Value Law School ranking by National Jurist Magazine in 2016

  • 15

    15th in the country in full-time, long-term, bar passage required JD jobs for the class of 2015 [1]

  • 4

    Dual degree programs

  • 15

    Clinical and Externship opportunities

  • 60

    2017 US News & World Report law school ranking (at a tie for #60)