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    Human Rights Collaborative

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    Leadership Honors Program

    Discover how you can be in the next generation of lawyer-leaders with our Leadership Honors Program.

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    Don't just read about Dayton Law. Check out a few of our many videos about life at the law school and see for yourself the exciting opportunities that await.

    Law 02.13.20
    Dayton Law Among Best Schools for African Americans

    The University of Dayton School of Law was rated 14th in the country for African Americans by preLaw Magazine in its Winter 2020 issue.

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    Law 02.10.20
    Student Team Competes at Diversity Case Competition

    Christian Keith and Deztany Johnson say the experience gave them a better understanding of how what they’re learning in law school will apply once they start their careers.

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    Law 02.04.20
    Law School Team Prepares for Finals of National Moot Court Competition

    The team finished at the top of its Regional Competition in November to earn the first finals berth for the law school in recent memory. 

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    Law 12.19.19
    A Lawyer on a Mission

    Michael Rake '04 was honored for his pro bono work helping veterans and those with disabilities.

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    University of Dayton School of Law, Air Force Research Lab ink three-year educational partnership to provide patent training

    The University of Dayton School of Law and the U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base have entered into a three-year educational partnership agreement for the School of Law to provide AFRL engineers and scientists legal training in the area of patents.

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    Law 11.21.19
    The Trials You Can't Prepare For

    Shannon Villalba '10 went from artist to litigator but found her toughest challenge outside the courtroom.

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    Law 09.17.19
    Making the Most of Your Law School Summers

    Law student Zion Savory walked away from his summer internship with more than just legal experience.

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    Law 08.28.19
    School of Law appoints inaugural Assistant Dean for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

    Professor Julie Zink has been named the University of Dayton School of Law’s first ever Assistant Dean for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion.

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    Law 05.01.19
    Where a Law Degree Can Take You

    A look at how the law can take you to places beyond just a courtroom.

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