• Life at UVA Law

    Find out why "it's all about the people" at the second-oldest continuously operating law school in the nation.

     

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  • Bring Your 'A' Game

    A Ranking ‘Review’

    UVA Law tops the 2016 Princeton Review rankings:


    #1 Best Quality of Life
    #2 Best Professors
    #3 Best Classroom Experience
    #5 Best Career Prospects

     

  • Warren Gorrell

    Bring Your ‘A’ Game

    “You need to bring your ‘A’ game to every single thing you do. That is one thing I’ve emphasized to summer and new associates as I’ve met with them on their orientation every year. You don’t know what project will change your life. I can almost literally trace my career to a transaction I worked on in 1986.”

    —WARREN GORRELL ’69, CEO Emeritus and Partner,
    Hogan Lovells, Washington, D.C.

     

Fast Facts

Student-Faculty Ratio

9.3:1

Hands-On Clinics

18

Founded by Thomas Jefferson

1819

Alumni

in 50 states and 60+ countries

20K+

J.D. Students

893

 

Academic Spotlight

Law & Business

Law & Business

The John W. Glynn, Jr. Law & Business Program builds a bridge between law school and the real problems encountered in business law practice.

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Experiential Learning

Experiential Learning

The Law School offers 18 clinics, extensive legal writing and public speaking programs, and short courses taught by practitioners, among other experiential learning opportunities.

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Law and Public Service Program

Law and Public Service Program

Learn about a program that offers mentoring, funding for summer jobs in public service, and courses geared towards students interested in public service.

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UVA Law Network

The UVA Law Network

A network of about 20,000 alumni, 50 percent of whom give to the Law School each year, is every graduate’s most valuable resource.

Alumni from across the country share career and networking advice through our #UVALawNetwork series.

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