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.

Our Programs

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

Stephanie Hurley  –  News
Join us for an introduction to the exciting work of the Restorative Lab, an international lab focused on a restorative approach.
Madeline Lean  –  News, Students
Congratulations to Schulich Law students Elizabeth Matheson and Anthony Buckland who took home top prize at the 20th annual McKelvey Cup Moot.
Allison Lawlor  –  News
Justin Pon ('18) is excited to be taking a new path - using his law degree to leverage technology, and disrupt old concepts of law.
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