Thank You Judge Wade

Wade retiring as Dean of LMU Law

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LSAT-Flex Accepted

Accepting results from May, June, and July 2020 Administrations of the LSAT

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Top Bar Passage Rates in TN

LMU grads' 88.9% first-time bar passage rate ranks first among Tennessee's six law schools

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Matthew R. Lyon Named Next Dean of LMU Law

Appointment as VP and Dean begins July 1, 2020

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LMU’s Duncan School of Law


Located in the heart of downtown Knoxville, Tennessee, LMU Law is committed to producing practice-ready graduates who benefit from an innovative curriculum and supportive learning environment. Far from your stereotypical law school, LMU Law is a close-knit community filled with people who care where students build relationships that last.

Classes at LMU Law are “sustainably small,” offering students individual attention unmatched at most other schools. Students are more than a number here, enjoying enviable access to our expert faculty. Whether you pursue full- or part-time studies, you will graduate prepared and excited for a fulfilling career in the law.

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Jon Meacham July 9, 2020

Jon Meacham Speaking Event Rescheduled for April 22, 2021

LMU Law and East Tennessee Historical Society partner to present presidential historian and Pulitzer Prize-winning author for special community presentation at the Bijou Theatre.

Judge Gary R. Wade June 26, 2020

Judge Gary Wade Retires from LMU Law

Lincoln Memorial University Duncan School of Law (LMU Law) Vice President and Dean Gary R. Wade announced plans to retire in September 2019. Tuesday, June 30, will mark the end of his tenure at LMU Law, although he will continue to be active in various volunteer roles.

Face coverings June 11, 2020

LMU Announces New Social Distancing Measures as it Prepares for Students Returning to Campus

LMU has announced more preparations and updated policies as it continues to prepare for seated classes in the fall. Dr. Clayton Hess, LMU president, has affirmed that the University will follow the posted Academic Calendar for Fall 2020, with undergraduate classes beginning on August 17.