More than a century of excellence, since 1901

Our innovative programs have been empowering lawyers for 123 years.

Brooklyn Law School is driving forward to meet the demands of a new world of law. Our faculty members are recognized nationally and internationally as leaders in their fields. Their scholarship, participation in law reform, and advocacy have influenced fields as diverse as commercial law and bankruptcy, constitutional law, corporate and nonprofit governance, criminal law and procedure, international business law, law and technology, real-estate law, securities and financial-services regulation, taxation, torts, and more. Our nationally renowned clinical program—one of the first of its kind—is today one of the nation’s most diverse and comprehensive professional skills programs. Further enriching the learning environment, our academic centers host events that bring leading experts from around the world to the Law School, offer fellowship opportunities, and provide additional opportunities in a wide range of fields. The Law School’s outstanding, dedicated, and diverse student body come from 42 states and seven countries, and our alumni network of more than 24,000 graduates extends worldwide.

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A Legacy of Excellence
Innovative programs built from a century of expertise with a modern edge.
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Brooklyn Law School has been committed to diversity since 1901.
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Honoring our Graduates at the Annual Ceremony.

Essentials for a strong, modern law school

Year Founded
Backed by over a century of excellence, our innovative programs meet the demands of a new world of law. We continue to build on our reputation as a leader in legal education.
Members in Alumni Network
Our extensive alumni network spans the United States, 4 U.S. territories, 50 countries, and industries including business, private practice, government, non-profits, start-ups & public interest.
First-Year Students Received Aid
We assist our students in getting financial support. In the past year, 89.2% of our students received some form of financial aid based on eligibility and/or need. We also award merit scholarships and grants.