Congratulations to 19-year-old Hayley Taylor Schlitz, who prepares to make history as the youngest black woman to graduate law school in America. Schlitz will graduate on May 13th with her law degree from Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law.
Schlitz graduated from high school at 13 and college at 16. She was accepted to all 9 law schools she applied to and chose SMU Dedman School of Law in Dallas, where she is now a 3L. She is an author, public speaker and educational thought leader.