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We are delighted you are considering SMU Dedman School of Law for your legal education. For nearly 100 years, this law school has trained women and men to be prominent lawyers in both business and law. The law school offers an exceptionally rich curriculum, opportunities for practical experience, all in a close-knit learning community and an environment of intellectual engagement and camaraderie.


Job placement for full-time J.D. programs in Texas


Best City for Young Attorneys

The National Jurist, 2016


Best State to Make a Living

Forbes, 2017


Moot Court ranking nationwide

Meet our Students

Bach Norwood

Class of 2022

Enrico Hernandez

Class of 2022

Melanie Griffin

Class of 2022