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

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Schulich Law News

Schulich Law  –  News
It is with deep sadness that we share the news of the sudden passing of our beloved colleague, friend, and environmental law scholar, Dr. Meinhard Doelle, on September 17, 2022.
Mark Campbell  –  News, Awards, Alumni & Friends
The Schulich School of Law and the Dalhousie Law Alumni Association honour this year’s recipient for advancing human rights internationally.
Xinyue Zhang  –  News, Marine & Environmental Law Institute
The purpose of the workshop was to consider current and emerging practices of area-based management to mitigate the risks and impacts of shipping in Canada, and to learn from theory, research, and the experiences of practitioners, especially those of Indigenous rights-holders.
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