The Law School is at the heart of a movement to expand the once-narrow field of law and economics.

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The Law School is renowned as a center for scholarship in constitutional law, and prominent scholars are well represented on the School’s faculty.

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The Law School offers a strong curriculum in corporate and commercial law as well as joint and doctoral degree programs 

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Outstanding faculty, new curricular offerings, and strong partnerships are part of our expanded environmental law and policy program.

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A diverse program of human rights activities that serve students and scholars at Yale and contribute to the development of human rights.

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Information Society Project (ISP) is an intellectual center addressing the implications of the Internet and new technologies.

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The Law School’s longstanding international tradition occupies a central place in its intellectual life.

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Examining how law and policy affect individual and public health, the health care industry, and health governance.

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Yale Law School has long focused on the intersection of law, media and journalism. The Knight Law and Media program builds on this history.

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Our Law Teaching Program provides current students and post-graduate fellows with training and information about careers in academia.

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The history of law offers indispensable insights into the character of our legal systems.

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Yale Law School has a strong tradition of service in the public interest. Most YLS students perform public service activities during their time here.

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There isn’t a student who comes to Yale Law School who isn’t determined to put the law to use for the betterment of the world.”


Anthony Kronman

Class of 1975, Sterling Professor of Law and Former Dean