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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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COVID-19 March 12, 2020

LMU To Transition To Online Classes After March 13

Lincoln Memorial University President Clayton Hess has announced that LMU will transition to online classes beginning Monday, March 16. All seated lecture classes will be moved online until at least March 27. Students should look for communication about individual courses from faculty members through LMU email.

Jon Meacham February 13, 2020

Presidential Historian Jon Meacham to Speak at Bijou Theatre

The Lincoln Memorial University Duncan School of Law (LMU Law) and the East Tennessee Historical Society (ETHS) have joined forces to bring presidential historian and Pulitzer Prize-winning author Jon Mecham to Knoxville for a community lecture at 8 p.m. on Thursday, April 9, 2020, in the Bijou Theatre. One of America’s most prominent public intellectuals, Meacham is known as a skilled orator with a depth of knowledge about politics, religion and current affairs. He brings historical context to the issues and events impacting our daily lives. The author will discuss his New York Times bestselling Presidential biography, "Destiny and Power: The American Odyssey of George Herbert Walker Bush."

LMU Law Students January 20, 2020

LMU Law Announces Dean's List for Fall 2019

Lincoln Memorial University Duncan, Jr., School of Law (LMU Law) Vice President and Dean Gary Wade is pleased to announce the Dean’s List for the Fall 2019 semester. A total of 72 students were honored for achieving a grade point average of 3.25 or above while carrying at least a nine-credit-hour course load.