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David Logan served as Dean at Roger Williams School of Law from 2003 to 2014, making him one of the nation's longest-serving law deans. In 2014, he returned to full-time teaching and research.

A graduate of the University of Virginia School of Law, Professor Logan clerked for a federal...

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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.

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