Duke Law grad on Supreme Court short list

Jul 5, 2018Latest News

Don Willett, who holds a JD (1992) and a Master’s of Judicial Studies (2016) from Duke Law, is under consideration for an appointment to the U.S. Supreme Court.

“Don Willett, 51, spent nearly 13 years on the Texas Supreme Court and now serves as a judge in the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in New Orleans. His reputation reaches beyond the court chambers, as he shares thoughts and dad jokes with his 109,000 Twitter followers,” reports the News & Observer.