School of Law expands curriculum to Asia

UA's innovative program is the only one of its kind among U.S. law schools that offers law courses in both Japan and South Korea.


Generous gift allows for transformation of UA School of Law

UA's C. Blake McDowell Law Center will become a premier learning environment for law students thanks in part to a $2 million bequest from Mrs. Beatrice Knapp McDowell.


Law school bucks enrollment trends

The number of incoming first year JD students at The University of Akron School of Law rose 26 percent this fall in comparison with the previous year. This increase goes against a national trend of substantial declines in law school enrollments.


New trial academy gives law students courtroom experience

The Summer Trial Academy gives students real-world experience before trial attorneys and judges from around the region.


Tier One ranking for Akron Law

University of Akron School of Law Top-Ranked in northeast Ohio — distinguished by employment placement and bar exam pass rates.


Top in the state of Ohio for first-time bar passage

Akron Law’s pass rate for first-time takers on the Ohio bar exam consistently exceeds the statewide first-time taker pass rate.


Professor Huhn walks into retirement

Professor Huhn walks into retirement.


Profile: Dean Wilson's nontraditional path into law

Dean Wilson's story: his nontraditional path into law.