Posted by Mary L. Wimberley on 2006-04-07

Samford University's Cumberland School of Law will host a lecture by David Link, Dean Emeritus of the University of Notre Dame School of Law, Monday (April 10) at 7 p.m. in the moot courtroom of Robinson law building.

Link, a nationally known expert on ethics, will discuss "Professional Ethics-Revival of the Legal Profession." The public is invited.

The lecture is co-sponsored by the Notre Dame Alumni Club of Alabama and St. Thomas More Lawyer's Society.

Samford is a leading Christian university offering undergraduate programs grounded in the liberal arts with an array of nationally recognized graduate and professional schools. Founded in 1841, Samford is the 87th-oldest institution of higher learning in the United States. The Wall Street Journal ranks Samford 1st nationally for student engagement and U.S. News & World Report ranks Samford 66th in the nation for best undergraduate teaching and 104th nationally for best value. Samford enrolls 5,683 students from 47 states and 19 countries in its 10 academic schools: arts, arts and sciences, business, divinity, education, health professions, law, nursing, pharmacy and public health. Samford fields 17 athletic teams that compete in the tradition-rich Southern Conference, and ranks 6th nationally for its Graduation Success Rate among all NCAA Division I schools.