University of Kentucky J. David Rosenberg College of Law Dean Mary J. Davis will step down from her position as dean and return to the faculty full time, effective June 30, 2024. Davis has led the college since July 2019, and served on the faculty since 1991. She is the first woman to serve as dean of the college.
The University of Kentucky J. David Rosenberg College of Law is pleased to announce the second program in the Peter Perlman Lessons in the Law Series. The series, which is free, invites the public to learn about the law from legal experts in our community.
UK J. David Rosenberg College of Law faculty recently attended the Ninth Annual Applied Legal Storytelling Conference at The City Law School of City, University of London held July 26 - 28, 2023. The conference examines the use of stories, storytelling, or narrative elements in law practice, legal education, and the law. It brings together academics, judges, practitioners, and others in the legal community.
The John G. Heyburn II Initiative for Excellence in the Federal Judiciary and the University of Kentucky J. David Rosenberg College of Law are proud to host the U.S. Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation. Please join us from 9:30 - 11 a.m., in the G. Chad Perry III Grand Courtroom of the law building located at 620 S. Limestone, Lexington, Kentucky, 40506. Open to the public.
In spring 2023, the University of Kentucky J. David Rosenberg College of Law held its inaugural Pioneers for Progress event. UK Rosenberg Law Senior Assistant Dean Danny Murphy established this initiative, in part, to bring back Black alumni and graduates of color and re-engage them in the law school community.
On Wednesday, June 21, the University of Kentucky J. David Rosenberg College of Law celebrated the 2023 Law Alumni Association Hall of Fame & Alumni Awards recipients at a reception held at the Hyatt Regency in downtown Lexington, Kentucky.
University of Kentucky J. David Rosenberg College of Law is pleased to announce seven new faculty. We are excited to welcome this impressive group to our law school as they become part of the distinguished, world-class faculty at the UK Rosenberg College of Law.
On Friday, May 5, the University of Kentucky J. David Rosenberg College of Law held its commencement ceremony for the Class of 2023 at the Singletary Center for the Arts. UK Rosenberg Law Dean Mary J. Davis said the Class of 2023 “reinvigorated the law building with activity, intellectual curiosity, and excitement at the opportunity of being with one another” when they returned to the law building full-time after taking their first law school classes online due to the pandemic.