Dean’s Message Fall 2021

Dean’s Message Fall 2021

From the Dean Fall 2021 Dean Kerry Abrams Dear Friends:  One of the great strengths of Duke Law School’s faculty is how adaptable they are to changes in their fields of study and society more broadly. Consider how our criminal law scholars have turned their...

Autopsy of a Crime Lab

Office Hours Autopsy of a Crime Lab In his new book, Brandon Garrett illuminates the flaws in forensic science By Jeannie Naujeck Nearly 20 years ago, as a civil rights fellow at the famed law firm Cochran, Neufeld & Scheck (now NSB Civil Rights), Brandon...
Copy This Book!

Copy This Book!

Copy This Book! Two new faculty-authored textbooks can be downloaded, copied, and shared — for free By Jeannie Naujeck Three Duke Law faculty members are offering their new coursebooks as free digital downloads under Creative Commons licenses that also allow readers...
Zhang Hire

Zhang Hire

Zhang named director of Goodson Law Library By Andrew Park Alex Zhang, a veteran law librarian and scholar of legal information and access, joined the Duke Law faculty on July 1 as the Archibald C. and Frances Fulk Rufty Research Professor of Law, associate dean of...
Sua Sponte Fall 2021

Sua Sponte Fall 2021

Sua Sponte Fall 2021 Duke Law celebrated the Class of 2020 with a Recognition Ceremony in Page Auditorium on Sept. 25. Dean Kerry Abrams welcomed more than 100 alumni in caps and gowns, as well as cheering family and friends, and many more via livestream, to...