Eric Michaux sat down with Joseph Blocher, Professor of Law, about his experience as one of the first black students at Duke Law, a leader in the effort to integrate the North Carolina Bar Association, and the only black JAG lawyer serving in the Air Force in Vietnam. The conversation also explored the changes in the Duke and Durham communities over the last 50+ years.
Kerry Abrams selected as next dean of Duke Law School
Abrams, vice provost for faculty affairs and professor of law at the University of Virginia, is a leading scholar of immigration and family law.
“It does something to your soul ... when everyone at risk of losing their homes looks like you.”
POLITICO highlights Duke Law’s Jesse McCoy and the Civil Justice Clinic.
A convocation celebration
Family, friends, and faculty join graduates to celebrate the Class of 2018.
Distinguished Chair awards
» Baxter, Blocher, Brewster, Garrett, Jones, Newman, and Wettach honored with distinguished professorships.
D.C. Institute offers introduction to law school
Dean Levi to teach alongside U.S. Senator and former White House advisor