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

Meet Adam Guzkowski, Program Manager in the Associate Dean, Academic’s Office. They are committed to providing academic support, strengthening community, and fostering belonging and well-being at the law school.
This new award honours a remarkable Schulich Law alum who has graduated in the past 10 years and embodies the esteemed values of the Weldon Tradition, seamlessly merging outstanding professional achievements with a significant commitment to community.
Every year, our students have an opportunity to practice their skills at competitive moots across Canada and internationally. Each team puts months of dedication and hard work into preparing for competition. No matter the results, we are proud to have them represent Schulich Law.
The Restorative Research, Innovation and Education Lab and the Elizabeth Fry Society of Mainland Nova Scotia announce new, multi-year research and innovation partnership.
Schulich Law 3L student and former soldier Caleb MacDonald returned to Ukraine to attend a summit on international law in early December of 2023.
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