Royal Furgeson | KERA News

Royal Furgeson

Krystina Martinez / KERA News

Royal Furgeson, a former federal judge, will step down as dean of the University of North Texas at Dallas College of Law next summer.


Furgeson will continue working with UNT on fundraising for the downtown Dallas law school he helped establish and push toward accreditation.

UNT Dallas College of Law

The University of North Texas at Dallas has been trying to build a different kind of law school -- one that’s more affordable and targets diverse and non-traditional students.