Duquesne University School of Law

Recent News

Law student, faculty member and alumna plan legal seminar for immigrants

Evening law student Samantha Tamburro, Director of Academic Excellence Kirsha Weyandt Trychta and alumna Nicola Henry-Taylor, L'96 are planning a seminar to inform immigrants about their basic legal rights. The panel will be held on December 14, 2014 at 2 p.m.

Duquesne Law alum crusades for former NFL players

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

Students Support Sheperd's Heart Veterans Home

The Military Law Society recently held a drive for coats, blankets and other items for the Shepherd’s Heart Veteran’s Home in Pittsburgh. Sarah Weikart and Cynthia Lose are shown here in the student lounge packing up the donations.

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. 

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