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Why CWRU Law?

A Model Law School: We are nationally recognized for our innovative curriculum. National Jurist magazine listed us in its “honor roll of law schools” that deliver the best practical training.

Expert Faculty: Our law faculty are ranked 32nd in the nation in scholarly impact. They are noted experts in their fields, and their first priority is the success of our students.

Proud History: We were one of the first schools accredited by the American Bar Association and have a long-standing commitment to diversity. We admitted our first African-American student in our first class in 1892.

Dual Degrees: We offer our students the opportunity to pursue ten dual degrees across our our University including with our top ranked business, medical and social work schools.  We also offer concurrent degree programs with prestigious partner schools in England, France, Spain and China.

Highly Ranked Programs: Our Health Law program is the oldest in the country and ranked 5th by U.S. News & World Report. We also earned high ranks for our programs in International Law (14th in the nation) and Intellectual Property Law (20th in the nation).

Excellence Across the Spectrum: According to a national study we earned top honors in both Public Interest Law (8th overall, PreLaw/National Jurist) and Corporate and Business Law (Top School, PreLaw/National Jurist).

Affordable Education: We are ranked 5th in the nation for financial aid. This ranking is based both on the support we provide during the award process and the generosity of our financial aid offers.

National Reach: Over two thirds of our students come from outside Ohio and over two thirds of our alumni live and work outside the state.

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Case Western Reserve University
School of Law
11075 East Boulevard,
Cleveland, OH 44106
p: 216-368-2097

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