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

Schulich Law alumnus Igor Yushchenko (LLM'12) brings Ukrainians to safer lands.
By accepting a place in the Indigenous Blacks & Mi’kmaq Initiative, Leandra knew she was joining a powerful network of Canadian lawyers.
Schulich Law alumna Justice Mona Lynch (LLB'85) helps female Afghan judges find freedom.
The first member of her family to attend law school, this East Coaster chose Schulich Law for its collegial reputation and strong community.
A summer placement at the Nova Scotia Court of Appeal during 2L instigated George’s passion for criminal and public law.
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