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UK J. David Rosenberg College of Law students Shantale Davis and Ashlei McPherson, both first-year law students, recently placed first in the 2021 Law Student Diversity Virtual Case Competition hosted by Cincinnati-based law firm Keating Muething & Klekamp PLL in partnership with the University of Cincinnati College of Law’s Center for Professional Development.

Davis and McPherson...

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University of Kentucky J. David Rosenberg College of Law second-year law student Kelly Daniel will serve as the first Black editor-in-chief of the college’s Kentucky Law Journal (KLJ) for the 2021-2022 academic year.

Daniel, a native of Boston, recalls one of her most memorable experiences in law school when, during her first year, she and other...

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Sarah Howard Jenkins (’82) serves as the Charles C. Baum Distinguished Professor of Law at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock William H. Bowen School of Law. In 2017, the University of Kentucky College of Law, now the UK J. David Rosenberg College of Law, inducted Jenkins into its Alumni Hall of Fame.

As an academic-legal professional, Jenkins has devoted her time and energy to...

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UK Law by the Numbers

  • 5

    Best Value Law School ranking by National Jurist Magazine in 2019

  • 3

    3rd in the country in full-time, long-term, bar passage required and JD advantage employment, excluding school funded jobs for the class of 2018 [1]

  • 4

    Dual degree programs

  • 16

    Clinical and Externship opportunities

  • 70

    2021 US News & World Report law school ranking (at a tie for #70)