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 used at U.S. law schools
  • 2 KU law faculty were U.S. Supreme Court clerks
  • KU’s Project for Innocence: 33 conviction reversals since 2009
  • 7,300+ alumni live in all 50 states and 18 foreign countries
  • #18 “best value” law school in the nation — National Jurist Magazine
  • 12 interdisciplinary joint degrees
  • 27th nationwide for lowest debt at graduation. — U.S. News & World Report
  • 70 percent of upper-level law classes have 25 or fewer students
  • Nearly 800 employment interviews at law school, 2012-13
  • Top 25% for number of 2013 grads hired by the nation’s largest law firms
  • 20th: for number of law alumni promoted to partner at the 250 largest law firms