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

The semester Léo spent working at Schulich Law’s initio Technology and Innovation Law Clinic stands out as his most rewarding professional experience.
The support Onye received from the Indigenous Blacks & Mi’kmaq (IB&M) Initiative provided her with a sense of belonging and enhanced her experience as a law student.
As a 20-year veteran of the Canadian military and the RCMP, Caleb connected with the Weldon Tradition of unselfish public service, of using legal knowledge for the common good.
Congratulations to third-year law student Essie Mehina and the Dalhousie Black Law Students’ Association (DBLSA) who each received Dalhousie Impact Awards at an event on March 28.
Congratulations to Professors Alayna Kolodziechuk and Olabisi Akinkugbe who received this year’s Teaching Awards at a reception on March 21st at the Weldon Law Building.
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