U.S. Law Schools

There are hundreds of law schools in the U.S., even more if you count schools not accredited by the American Bar Association. With all of these programs out there, how do you find the right one for you? Let FindLaw be your guide as you narrow down your search. The U.S. Law Schools section of FindLaw for Law Students provides helpful information on law schools by state. It also has articles and resources to help you learn more about the bar exams of various states, an important consideration when it comes to deciding where you go to school and where you want to practice in the future. Although you might feel a little overwhelmed with all of the information, you're not alone. FindLaw is here to help you plot your next steps as you start on this exciting new journey.

U.S. Law Schools Articles
    • Alabama Law Schools

      With nearly 900 amendments, Alabama's state constitution is one of the longest in the world. Alabama's also the home of Rosa Parks and was the birthplace of the civil rights movement, playing a critical role in shaping the legal landscape in the U.S. This article covers the top law schools in Alabama as well as other helpful information if you're looking to study law in the sweet home of Alabama.

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    • Arizona Law Schools

      Are you thinking of making Arizona your home while you go to law school? It's not a bad choice, considering that Arizona produced the nation's first female Supreme Court Justice, Sandra Day O'Connor. While your career ambitions may propel you in the same direction, the first step is to get through law school and pass the bar. This article provides information about the top law schools in Arizona along with resources to help you choose the right school.

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    • Arkansas Law Schools

      Little Rock was home to a courageous group of students who helped to end school segregation laws in the U.S. If you're thinking about going to law school in Arkansas, you definitely have some good examples to follow and some significant legal traditions to continue. This article is here to provide you with the resources you'll need as you search for law schools in the land of opportunity.

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    • California Law Schools

      The Golden State is home to over twenty ABA-accredited law schools including some of the most prestigious law schools in the nation such as those at Stanford and UC Berkeley. California's legal system has also produced many of the important legal cases that you'll read about in your first year. If you're interested in going to law school in California, this article contains resources to help you find the right school.

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    • Colorado Law Schools

      Have you considered law school in Colorado? Its breathtaking national parks and ski resorts offer a nice balance to the rigors of a legal education. In addition to boasting a top-50 law school, the city of Boulder has also been recognized as one of the most creative and happiest cities in the U.S., not a bad place for a law student. This article has the resources you'll need to learn more about law schools in Colorado.

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    • Connecticut Law Schools

      Connecticut has a rich legal history and is home to one of America's preeminent legal institutions. Yale Law has produced some of the nation's most prominent leaders, from presidents and governors to representatives and Supreme Court justices. If you're looking to be a part of this tradition or if you're interested in other law schools in Connecticut, let this article be your guide to everything that the Constitution State has to offer.

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    • Delaware Law Schools

      With its business-friendly statutes and corporate courts, it's no coincidence that Delaware is one of the favored places for businesses to incorporate. It also doesn't typically offer reciprocity to attorneys from other jurisdictions, so a legal education in Delaware can make you a corporate counsel in high demand. This article is here to help you find the answers you need as you decide whether to go to law school in the first state to join the union.

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    • District of Columbia Law Schools

      Imagine going to law school in the heart of the American legal system where internships and clerkships abound. Washington D.C. is home to several prominent law schools, including Georgetown University, which has ranked among the top 20 law schools in America. The District also has broad reciprocity and can serve as a launching pad to practice in other jurisdictions. Read on to learn more about going to law school in the District of Columbia and the opportunities available to you.

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    • Florida Law Schools

      From the beaches along its beautiful coastlines to its amusement parks and tropical climate, Florida is a famous destination for tourists and retirees. It's also home to many prominent law schools, including the University of Florida and Florida State University. This article has the information and resources you'll need to determine whether going to law school in the Sunshine State is the right decision for you.

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    • Georgia Law Schools

      As the home to several traditional black colleges and one of the first all-women colleges in America, Georgia has a lot to offer aspiring students. It also features two top-50 law schools, Emory University and the University of Georgia, one of the oldest law schools in the U.S., which is also well-known for its international law and policy program. Let this article be your guide as you consider studying law in the birthplace of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

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