A Break in the Glass Ceiling? Majority of Law Students are Women

For the first time in history, there are more women in U.S. law schools – just over 50 percent of the seats at accredited law schools.

According to The New York Times, a nearly equal amount of men and women have enrolled in juris doctorate programs for several years. However, the American Bar Association recently released data that shows women now make up more than half of those students.

So what does this mean for the profession? Click here to read the entire The New York Times article.

Congratulations to Duquesne University and President Gormley!

Spilman congratulates Ken Gormley, Duquesne University’s newly named 13th president.

It is exciting to see Ken’s leadership of Duquesne’s Law School has been recognized and will now expand to the entire university.

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