• Hamline Law

    At Hamline Law, you can chart your own path while earning a place in a profession that changes lives – including your own. You have a uniquely Hamline opportunity to both distinguish yourself and shape justice.

    Hamline Law was ranked a “Best Value” by National Jurist magazine in 2013. With professors who are passionate about teaching, a well-connected staff of career services professionals, a holistic approach to experiential learning, more than 6,500 accomplished alumni all around the world, and a comprehensive university campus located in the heart of a vibrant, opportunity-rich metropolitan area, we know why Hamline Law is so highly regarded. Hamline Law graduates are strong critical thinkers and effective problem-solvers who put their Hamline JD to work in any number of meaningful ways.

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    Hamline Law is accredited by the American Bar Association (ABA) and is a member of the Association of American Law Schools (AALS).

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    Admitted Students

    Congratulations on your admission to Hamline Law! You made the right choice.

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    Enhance your legal education through one of Hamline Law's renowned Institutes.

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    More than 6,500 strong and accomplished in their fields, Hamline Law's alumni support our current students by providing externships, coaching teams, mentoring, and tutoring.

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    Experiential Learning

    Experiential Progression adds value to your law school education through hands-on opportunities in Clinics, Externships, Competitions, Skills Labs, Pro Bono work and more.

  • School News

    Dr. Fayneese Miller was installed as the first African American president and second woman president at Hamline on Friday, October 2. Governor Mark Dayton declared Hamline University President Dr. Fayneese Miller Day.

    The Accreditation Committee of the American Bar Association (ABA) is recommending the ABA Council give its acquiescence to the combination of Hamline School of Law and William Mitchell College of Law.

    David Allen Larson, professor of law, was named co-chair of the new American Bar Association Section of Dispute Resolution Technology Committee.