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Dean J. Rich Leonard

Vice President




Dean J. Rich Leonard has served as dean of Campbell Law School in Raleigh since 2013. He is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (AB 1971, M.Ed. 1973) and Yale Law School (1976). Leonard served as a judge on the U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Eastern District of North Carolina, from 1992-2013 and as chief judge from 1999-2006. He is also a former U.S. Magistrate Judge and Clerk of Court for the Eastern District of N.C. Leonard has served as chair of the NCBA Law School Liaison Committee and as a trustee of the Episcopal Diocese of North Carolina.


University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (AB, M.Ed.)
Yale Law School


Campbell University School of Law
225 Hillsborough Street
Raleigh, NC 27602
Phone: 919-865-5878