Duquesne University School of Law

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PreLaw Mag. names Duquesne Law's Veterans Clinic to top 15 list

Duquesne Law's Veterans Clinic is being honored by preLaw Magazine as one of the top law school clinics for innovation.

Duquesne Law alum crusades for former NFL players

Duquesne Law alum Jason Luckasevic, L'00, of Goldberg, Perky & White, is profiled in a New York Times Magazine cover story and ABA Journal story for his crusading work on behalf of former N.L.F. players

Duquesne Law team semi-finalists at prestigious NCTC

Duquesne Law's National Trial Team of Alex Poorman, Aubrey Smith, Rebecca Silinski and Nick Jimenez finished as Semi-Finalists at the National Civil Trial Competition in Los Angeles this weekend. The NCTC is one of the top competitions in the country.

Earn a Law Degree with a Commitment to the Highest Ethical Standards

As a student of the Duquesne University School of Law, you will be trained to a high degree of professional skill with a special sensitivity to ethical and moral concerns. Graduates of our school know the law in a comprehensive fashion and in a range of specialized areas such as corporate law, tax, litigation, environmental law, energy law, health law, intellectual property, international law, and the law of electronic commerce. 

But what truly sets a Duquesne lawyer apart is a deep understanding of the difference between what the law allows us to do and what is the ethical course of action that best serves our system of justice.  In an era when ethical concerns are among the most important questions facing the legal profession, we train our graduates to make contributions to society on a grand scale.  Duquesne University’s School of Law has, for more than a century, reflected the University’s unique emphasis on justice and service to others.