About Us

The Schulich School of Law is located in Halifax, Nova Scotia, a city with a youthful spirit, rich history, and scenic waterfront. We are a vibrant, collegial, and close-knit community of faculty and students from around the world. We live the Weldon Tradition of unselfish public service—of giving back and making the world a better place.

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Ranked among the world's top 100 law schools in 2019 by Times Higher Education, we offer both graduate and undergraduate programs in law. 

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Faculty & Research

Our faculty mix imagination with innovation to push legal research in bold new directions and to make significant contributions to legal knowledge.

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Schulich Law News

Andrew Riley  –  News, Indigenous Blacks & Mi'kmaq Initative, Research
Dr. Sherry Pictou helps lead $24-million project to foreground Indigenous perspectives on biodiversity and the well-being of Indigenous Peoples in Canada and around the world.
Amanda Chiong  –  News, Students
Former law student Mariam Hanna (’21) spent the summer of 2020 learning from Senator Kim Pate (’84).
Stephanie Hurley & Joel Guerin  –  News, Research
Schulich Law professors and former student's edited collection recently published online in the international journal Legal Ethics.
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