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
    • South Carolina Law Schools

      From the Myrtle Beach waterfront to the cobblestone streets of Charleston, South Carolina has a lot to offer. If you're considering the Palmetto State for law school, there are important factors to weigh before making your decision. Let this article be your guide to get you the answers that you need.

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    • South Dakota Law Schools

      As the home of the Badlands, Black Hills, and Mount Rushmore, South Dakota has many great leisure opportunities. However, if you're considering law school in South Dakota, the University of South Dakota offers a more affordable legal education and even boasts a federal tax clinic.

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    • Oklahoma Law Schools

      Are you considering law school in Oklahoma? The Sooner State may have some interesting, and possibly more affordable, opportunities for you. Before making your decision, use this article to help weigh the advantages and disadvantages of law school in Oklahoma.

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    • New Hampshire Law Schools

      New Hampshire is the destination of presidential candidates every four years. It was also home to one more famous attorneys and orators in American history, Daniel Webster. If you want to go to law school in the heart of the presidential political process, the state has a top-100 law school.

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    • Nevada Law Schools

      Did you know that Nevada was home to Felice Cohn, one of the first women to be admitted to practice before the Supreme Court and an early advocate for women and children? This article has the information you need about going to law school in Nevada.

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    • Kansas Law Schools

      While not widely known, Kansas was at the center of the fight against slavery before the Civil War and was also one of the first states to ratify the 19th Amendment protecting women's right to vote. If you're considering a law school in Kansas, be sure to check out this article for important information and resources to help you make your decision.

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    • Iowa Law Schools

      Did you know that the University of Iowa was one of the earliest American law schools to grant law degrees to women and African Americans? If you're interested in going to law school in the Hawkeye State, which is home to a top-50 law school, this article is here to help.

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    • Louisiana Law Schools

      Louisiana has the distinction of being the only state whose legal system is based on French civil law instead of English common law. Louisiana is also home to Tulane University, which has been ranked among the top 50 law schools in the nation. Read on for more information and resources on law schools in Louisiana.

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    • Idaho Law Schools

      If you're an outdoor person considering the indoor sport of law school, you might consider a school near some natural escapes. Although Idaho doesn't have many law schools to choose from, it does offer a variety of outdoor adventures to balance your law school life.

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    • North Dakota Law Schools

      It may be a surprise, but North Dakota has been ranked among the happiest states, even edging out Hawaii. It's not a bad place to go to law school, as it has one of the more affordable schools and a favorable legal job market.

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