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
    • Maryland Law Schools

      hoosing a law school in Maryland is an either/or proposition. There are only two American Bar Association (ABA) accredited law schools to choose from, both located in Baltimore. The following article provides an overview of Maryland law schools with the details you need to determine which school is right for you.  

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    • Tennessee Law Schools

      If you want to study law in a place rich with history and culture, Tennessee has several law schools to consider, including Vanderbilt, which is ranked in the top 20. Read on to learn more.

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    • North Carolina Law Schools

      If you're ready to make the jump into law school, North Carolina may be the state for you. It has three law schools ranked in the top 60, with Duke prominently in the top 15. If it's answers you're seeking, look no further than the information in this article to get you on your way.

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    • Washington Law Schools

      Washington State has only three American Bar Association (ABA) accredited law schools to choose from. Fortunately, the law schools all have distinct advantages that may make each one an attractive place to study, depending on your priorities.

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    • Alabama Law Schools

      Alabama is home to just a few law schools, but they differ from one another significantly. If you are considering attending an Alabama law school you'll need to know about the cost and reputation of the different schools to make the decision that is most appropriate for your needs.  

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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. Let this article be your guide as you consider studying law in the birthplace of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

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    • Michigan Law Schools

      Michigan offers some top rated law schools to choose from. FindLaw's overview of Michigan law schools provides a simple overview of some important aspects of study at the state's best schools to help you choose the one that best meets your needs.

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    • Ohio Law Schools

      If you're interested in going to law school in a state with political and legal influence, Ohio has several top-100 law schools to choose from, including a top-30 school in Ohio State University.

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    • Hawaii Law Schools

      If you've decided to go to law school, why not earn your degree in an island paradise? Hawaii has some of the most beautiful landscapes in the world, not to mention its diverse cultural history.  

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    • Indiana Law Schools

      If you've always wanted to be a Hoosier, and also want to practice law, you should consider going to law school in Indiana. With two legal institutions ranked in the top 50 of the nation, Notre Dame Law School and the Maurer School of Law, Indiana offers a wide array of educational opportunities.  

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