Law school teaches you a great way to think and identify issues and those are great skills that you use all through your business career.
- Angela Braly ’85, Chair, President and CEO, Wellpoint, Inc. (2007-2012)
SMU Dedman School of Law has a superior academic environment that stimulates intellectual, professional, and personal development – a community of scholars made up of our exceptional faculty and student body.
The law school offers a rich curriculum and opportunities for practical experience that extends to many specialized interests, training our students to be prominent lawyers in law and business.
Our faculty members are accomplished scholars, as well as dedicated teachers, each offering their unique and practical experience to the classroom. Our academic family also includes distinguished visiting professors and adjunct professors that enhance the educational experience of our students.