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David Logan has served as Dean at Roger Williams University School of Law in Bristol, RI since 2003. A graduate of the University of Virginia School of Law, Dean Logan clerked for a federal judge and practiced with a major Washington, D.C. law firm, where he represented Native American tribes....

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Impressive Showing by RWU Law Grads on July 2012 Bar Exams

Posted by David Logan on 12/19/2012 at 03:34 PM

The 2012 bar exam cycle proves once again that a Roger Williams legal education is a great springboard to a successful career.  In our three key states, our graduates exceeded the state averages for first-time takers on the July exams, achieving a 90% pass rate in CT, and an 86% pass rate in RI and MA. And, in the states that release comparative data, RWU grads surpassed our regional peers:

For a complete list of the July results by law school visit http://www.mass.gov/bbe/statisticsjuly2012.pdf.

For a complete list of the July results by law school visit http://www.jud.ct.gov/cbec/Stats/July12LS.pdf.

Our secret is simple: recruit a pool of talented, hard-working students, provide them a rigorous education in a supportive environment, delivered by a highly-credentialed faculty teaching a broad array of electives built around a strong core curriculum, and then send them out to compete successfully with the best and brightest from other schools.