Best Law Schools Ranking in 2018

University Name Location Rank
Yale University

 

New Haven, CT

 

# 1
Stanford University

 

Stanford, CA

 

# 2
Harvard University

 

Cambridge, MA

 

# 3
University of Chicago

 

Chicago, IL

 

# 4
Columbia University

 

New York, NY

 

# 5
New York University

 

New York, NY

 

# 6
University of Pennsylvania

 

Philadelphia, PA

 

# 7
University of Michigan–Ann Arbor

 

Ann Arbor, MI

 

# 8
University of California–Berkeley

 

Berkeley, CA

 

# 9
University of Virginia

 

Charlottesville, VA

 

# 9
Duke University

 

Durham, NC

 

# 11
Northwestern University (Pritzker)

 

Chicago, IL

 

# 11
Cornell University

 

Ithaca, NY

 

# 13
Georgetown University

 

Washington, DC

 

# 14
University of Texas–Austin

 

Austin, TX

 

# 15
University of California–Los Angeles

 

Los Angeles, CA

 

# 16
Vanderbilt University

 

Nashville, TN

 

# 17
Washington University in St. Louis

 

St. Louis, MO

 

# 18
University of Southern California (Gould)

 

Los Angeles, CA

 

# 19
University of Minnesota

 

Minneapolis, MN

 

# 20
University of California–Irvine

 

Irvine, CA

 

# 21
Boston University

 

Boston, MA

 

# 22
Emory University

 

Atlanta, GA

 

# 22
George Washington University

 

Washington, DC

 

# 24
University of Notre Dame

 

Notre Dame, IN

 

# 24
Washington and Lee University

 

Lexington, VA

 

# 26
Arizona State University (O’Connor)

 

Phoenix, AZ

 

# 27
Boston College

 

Newton, MA

 

# 27
University of Alabama

 

Tuscaloosa, AL

 

# 27
University of Iowa

 

Iowa City, IA

 

# 27
University of Wisconsin–Madison

 

Madison, WI

 

# 27
Indiana University–Bloomington (Maurer)

 

Bloomington, IN

 

# 32
Ohio State University (Moritz)

 

Columbus, OH

 

# 32
University of Georgia

 

Athens, GA

 

# 32
University of Washington

 

Seattle, WA

 

# 32
Wake Forest University

 

Winston-Salem, NC

 

# 32
Fordham University

 

New York, NY

 

# 37
University of California–Davis

 

Davis, CA

 

# 37
University of Illinois–Urbana-Champaign

 

Champaign, IL

 

# 37
William & Mary Law School

 

Williamsburg, VA

 

# 37
Brigham Young University (Clark)

 

Provo, UT

 

# 41
George Mason University

 

Arlington, VA

 

# 41
University of Arizona (Rogers)

 

Tucson, AZ

 

# 41
University of Florida (Levin)

 

Gainesville, FL

 

# 41
University of North Carolina–Chapel Hill

 

Chapel Hill, NC

 

# 45
University of Colorado–Boulder

 

Boulder, CO

 

# 46
Florida State University

 

Tallahassee, FL

 

# 47
Temple University (Beasley)

Philadelphia, PA

 

# 47
University of Maryland (Carey)

 

Baltimore, MD

 

# 49
Baylor University

 

Waco, TX

 

# 50

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