CANCELED: Thurgood Marshall Law Day

Judge Lisa White Hardwick of the Missouri Court of Appeals will be the keynote speaker on Thurgood Marshall and how he impacts our lives today. Professor Quinton Lucas will also conduct an interactive exercise with high school students from Kansas City, Lawrence, Topeka and Wichita, Kansas. This event is sponsored by The Law School Admissions Council as part of months. Program contributors and participants are the KU School of Law, the Office of Admissions, Office of Career Services and Office of Diversity & Inclusion.
February 22, 2013
09:45 am - 01:30 pm
Green Hall, 127
Why KU
  • One-third of full-time faculty have written casebooks and treatises
  • 2 KU law faculty were U.S. Supreme Court clerks
  • KU’s Project for Innocence: 34 conviction reversals since 2009
  • 7,600+ alumni in all 50 states, D.C., and 21 foreign countries
  • #18 “best value” law school in the nation — National Jurist Magazine
  • 12 interdisciplinary joint degrees
  • 20th nationwide for lowest debt at graduation. — U.S. News & World Report
  • 80 percent of upper-level law classes have 25 or fewer students
  • More than 600 employment interviews at law school, 2014-15
  • 92 percent overall employment rate for Class of 2014 – top 20 percent nationally
  • 23rd: for number of law alumni promoted to partner at nation’s largest law firms
  • #1 in Kansas and Missouri for July 2015 bar exam performance