Ryan Hunter King, of Zachary, was named a dean’s scholar by the LSU Law Center for the spring 2016 semester.

King recently graduated from the LSU Law Center and is among 78 students who were awarded the honor.

The dean’s scholar recognition is given to the top 25 percent of LSU law students earning 12 or more semester hours of credit in courses taken at the Law Center.

A complete list of dean’s scholars can be found at law.lsu.edu.