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Duke University School of Law

About Duke University School of Law

Overview

  • Established: 1904
  • Parent School: Duke University
  • Dean: Kerry Abrams
  • Location: Durham, North Carolina
  • Website: law.duke.edu
  • School Type: Private
  • Campus: Urban
  • Enrollment: 755

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This alumni directory of 1,407 lawyers who graduated from Duke University School of Law is powered by Lawyer Legion. Use the filters to narrow your search for attorneys by graduation year, practice areas or location. Results are limited to 250 per query. The lawyers in this directory all attended or received their Juris Doctor degree from Duke University School of Law and are currently practicing law in the United States. The attorneys in this directory are also included in the Lawyer Legion network and provide legal services to consumers in and around their local area. These include lawyers in North Carolina and across the U.S. Browse the alumni directory to find and connect with lawyers who attended Duke University School of Law.

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Alumni Active on Lawyer Legion

Douglas E Kingsbery (1980)
Tharrington Smith, LLP
Raleigh, NC
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Paul Nicholas Saputo Jr (2012)
Saputo Toufexis | Criminal Defense PLLC
Dallas, TX
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Mark Tucker Hurt (1989)
The Law Offices of Mark T. Hurt
Abingdon, VA
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Andy Patrick Roberts (2002)
Roberts Law Group, PLLC
Raleigh, NC
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Parrish Collins (1989)
Collins & Collins PC
Albuquerque, NM
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Statistics

Admissions Statistics

202220212020
Completed Applications6,2507,2554,983
Total Offers6711,0481,113
Acceptance Rate10.74%14.45%22.34%
LSAT Score Median170170169
LSAT Score Low168167167
LSAT Score High171172169
Undergraduate GPA Median3.853.823.80
Undergraduate GPA Low3.733.703.70
Undergraduate GPA High3.943.913.89
Total Graduates213244215

Bar Exam Statistics

202220212020
Total First Time Takers214251197
Total Passed202244192
School's Bar Passage Rate94.39%97.21%97.46%
ABA Approved Law Schools Average Bar Passage Rate77.21%80.67%79.69%
School Passage Rate vs. Average Passage Rate17.1816.5417.77

Tuition and Expenses

202220212020
Tuition Full Time Resident$71$68$33
Tuition Full Time Non-resident$71$68$33
Tuition Part Time Resident---
Tuition Part Time Non-resident---
On Campus Living Expenses---
Off Campus Living Expenses$25$23$23

Grants and Scholarships

202220212020
Total Students Reciving Grants713670633
Total Percentage Receiving Grants94%91%93%
Average Grant Amount - Median$30.00--
Average Grant Amount - Low$24.00--
Average Grant Amount - High$35.00--

Students and Faculty

202220212020
Student-to-Faculty Ratio3.943.5
Total Students755738683
Total Students Male318309310
Total Students Female415423388
Total Faculty193183197
Total Faculty Male113111122
Total Faculty Female807275
Total Faculty Minorities272628

National Comparison Rankings

The national comparison rankings below compare Duke University School of Law to other ABA-approved law schools in the United States. The rankings were determined by comparing the statistics reported by each school. You can view the raw data for these law school rankings here.

2021 National Rankings - Duke University School of Law


#11 in Median Undergraduate GPA - 3.82
Duke University School of Law is tied for #11 regarding the highest median undergraduate GPA (3.82) among those applicants granted admission who enrolled as full-time students.

#14 in Acceptance Rate - 14.45%
Duke University School of Law ranks #14 regarding student selectivity with an acceptance rate of 14.45% among those who applied for admission.

#56 in Student-to-Faculty Ratio - 4
Duke University School of Law ranks #56 regarding the lowest student-to-faculty ratio with a 4 faculty ratio

#4 in Median LSAT - 170
Duke University School of Law is tied for #4 regarding the median LSAT score, with a score of 170 among those applicants granted admission who enrolled as full-time students.

#5 in Bar Passage Rate - 97.21%
Duke University School of Law ranks #5 regarding the highest bar passage rate among first-time test takers.

#5 in Highest Tuition - $68
Duke University School of Law ranks #5 regarding the highest tuition among full-time resident (in-state) students.

#109 in Presence of Minority Faculty - 14.21%
Duke University School of Law ranks #109 regarding the highest percentage of racial or ethnic minority faculty (14.21%).

#120 in Presence of Female Faculty - 39%
Duke University School of Law ranks #120 regarding the highest percentage of faculty who are female (39%).

Contact the Duke Law

Duke University School of Law
210 Science Dr
Durham, NC 27705
law.duke.edu
Phone: 919-613-7006

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