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 our innovation to push legal research in bold new directions and to make significant contributions to legal knowledge.

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Latest News

Dean Sarah Harding (LLB '89) and alumnus Graham Flack (LLB '93) count themselves among Dal's cohort of more than 90 Rhodes Scholars.
After nearly a decade of working in a rewarding full-time legal practice, Naiomi Metallic altered her career path to better advocate for Indigenous peoples.
A Dalhousie Global Research Seed Fund Grant is supporting an international partnership with Dr. Merle Bowen of the University of Illinois-Urbana Champaign.
Tiffany Coolen-Jewers and Conor Falvey have each been recognized with a 2024 DPMG Award for Outstanding Achievement.
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