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University of Kentucky J. David Rosenberg Professor Roberta M. Harding, who became the first female, African American professor at the college when she joined in 1991, retired at the end of the spring 2021 semester. Dean Mary J. Davis recently interviewed Harding about her experience at the law school and her legacy.

The following video is a nearly 9-minute excerpt from their recorded...

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“Lawyers are sometimes also mothers,” UK Rosenberg Law Dean Mary J. Davis said. “These stories from women graduates of UK Rosenberg Law who are also mothers remind us of the strength, determination, and resilience that lawyering while mothering requires.  Happy Mother's Day to all.”

 

 

 

 

Denotra Spruill Gunther...

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Joshua A. Douglas has been named an Ashland, Inc.-Spears Distinguished Research Professor of Law, effective July 1, 2020. Douglas, a voting rights and constitutional law expert, is the author of Vote for US: How to Take Back our Elections and Change the Future of Voting, a popular press book that provides hope and inspiration for a positive path forward on voting rights.

His...

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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)