Recent News

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette profiles law grad who was concert cellist

Ginevra Ventre, Duquesne Law Class of 2015, is the subject of a Pittsburgh Post-Gazette profile about her path to law school after a career as a concert cellist.

Photo of law alumni and Steeler president Art Rooney II
Steeler president and law alum Art Rooney featured in Q&A

The Pittsburgh Business Times interviewed Steelers president and majority owner Art Rooney II before the start of the 2018 NFL season. Rooney is a Class of 1982 graduate of Duquesne University School of Law. 

Law school launches teaching excellence lecture series

Duquesne Law’s new teaching excellence series kicks off on Friday, Sept. 21, with a faculty workshop featuring Professor Will Carlin of New York University, Professor Janine Carlock of Duquesne University, and three law faculty members.

Earn a Law Degree with a Commitment to the Highest Ethical Standards

As a student of the Duquesne University School of Law, you will be trained to a high degree of professional skill with a special sensitivity to ethical and moral concerns. Graduates of our school know the law in a comprehensive fashion and in a range of specialized areas such as corporate law, tax, litigation, environmental law, energy law, health law, intellectual property, international law, and the law of electronic commerce. 

But what truly sets a Duquesne lawyer apart is a deep understanding of the difference between what the law allows us to do and what is the ethical course of action that best serves our system of justice.  In an era when ethical concerns are among the most important questions facing the legal profession, we train our graduates to make contributions to society on a grand scale.  Duquesne University’s School of Law has, for more than a century, reflected the University’s unique emphasis on justice and service to others. 

ABA Required Disclosures