Alan Dickinson

Director of JD Advising & Professional Development

  • Email: dickinson@law.duke.edu
    Room: 2017
    Phone: 919-613-7137
    Fax: 919-613-7266
    210 Science Drive
    Box 90367
    Durham, NC 27708-0367

A graduate of Wake Forest University and Duke University School of Law, Alan began his legal career serving as a law clerk to The Honorable Susan Harrell-Black on the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit. Following his clerkship, Alan joined the litigation department of Robinson, Bradshaw & Hinson, P.A. in Charlotte, North Carolina, focusing primarily on business and labor disputes, and later associated with Comerford & Britt, LLP, one of the region's preeminent plaintiff's firms. Immediately prior to returning to Duke, Alan served as in-house counsel to the Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools, currently the 94th largest school district in the nation.