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Law school surges in U.S. News & World Report rankings

March 14, 2012

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Lewis & Clark Law School jumped nine places to 58th in the U.S. News & World Report 2013 edition of “America’s Best Graduate Schools.” Lewis & Clark is also ranked one of the top 15 law schools in the western United States.

Environmental law program ranks second

Lewis & Clark has been a leader in environmental law since 1970, when it founded the country’s first program in the field. The Environmental Law Program has consistently placed first or second in U.S. News rankings for more than a decade and offers students the widest range of subject areas available in the field, as well as unique clinical experiences. Read an in-depth profile of the International Environmental Law Project—the only law school clinic in the country focusing on international law and environmental issues.

Legal writing program ranks 17th

Lewis & Clark’s legal analysis and writing program features extensive curricular offerings and innovative teaching.

Part-time law program ranks 23rd

Lewis & Clark Law School has cracked the top 25 in the U.S. News rankings of part-time law programs, moving up nine places this year.


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