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93.8% of 2022 Duquesne Kline School of Law graduates are employed or pursuing a graduate
*Class of 2022 Statistics as reported to the ABA 10 months after graduation. This
includes three graduates whose start date was deferred beyond March 15, 2023, and
one graduate who is enrolled in full-time graduate studies.
2023 Princeton Review Rates Duquesne Kline among Best Law Schools
Duquesne Kline ranked #27 for Career Rating, #26 for Quality of Professors Teaching,
and #63 Overall out of 168 law schools, according to an analysis of the Princeton
Review’s 2023 Law School ratings.
Duquesne Kline is ranked 6th in the Nation for Bar Passage
Stat from the Winter 2021 edition of preLaw Magazine
Top 100 U.S. News & World Report Law School
Duquesne Kline places #89 out of 196 ranked law schools in the United States.
PA Justice Administers Bar Oath to Duquesne Kline School of Law Graduates
The Thomas R. Kline School of Law of Duquesne University hosted a swearing-in ceremony on November 7 for alumni who recently passed July’s Pennsylvania Uniform Bar Exam. Nearly 30 alumni attended the ceremony, officiated by Justice Christine Donohue, L'80, Supreme Court of Pennsylvania. Dean April Barton, University President Ken Gormley, and Assistant Professor of Law and Bar Studies Director Ashley London gave remarks to the group who later partook in a celebratory reception.
Alumni Partake in Admission to the Bar of the Supreme Court of the United States
On November 16, Thomas R. Kline School of Law of Duquesne University alumni, faculty, and staff had the honor of participating in an Admission to the Bar of the Supreme Court of the United States Ceremony in Washington, D.C.
Honorees recognized with awards at annual law alumni dinner
The Thomas R. Kline School of Law of Duquesne University celebrated its 77th annual Law Alumni Reunion dinner on October 6. During that event, Duquesne Kline celebrated three honorees for their achievements and bestowed awards on them. The honorees included The Honorable Janice M. Holder, L’75, State Senator Lindsey Williams, L’08, and Dean Ronald R. Davenport. Justice Holder and Senator Williams were selected for their vast legal accomplishments, while Dean Davenport was chosen for his historic, pioneering service and commitment to Duquesne Kline.