• 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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    Institutes

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

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    Alumni

    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

    David Allen Larson, professor of law, was interviewed by Law360 regarding the impact and importance of the employment law cases decided by the United States Supreme Court during the October 2014 term.

    Major construction along Snelling Avenue near campus may cause traffic detours and delays this summer and early fall. Both eastbound and westbound ramps for Snelling Avenue from I-94 are closed for the remainder of June and the Snelling Avenue bridge spanning I-94 is closed through August 22.

    David Allen Larson, professor of law, has been named a Fellow at the National Center for Technology and Dispute Resolution.

    Hamline School of Law alumnus Steve Kirsch was selected by the Legal Services Corporation Board of Directors to receive an award for his commitment to pro bono legal services in Minnesota. Southern Minnesota Regional Legal Services nominated him for this award for his dedication to the cause of expanding pro bono work.