From day one at St. John’s Law, you’ll learn the fundamentals of legal analysis and you’ll gain the practical, hands-on experience you’ll need to be practice-ready at graduation.
Our innovative offerings include:
Representing a range of practice areas and disciplines, our centers will give you direct access to leading scholars and practitioners in the field. Come and explore our:
In our in-house and partner clinics, you’ll build practical skills hands-on, doing real legal work for New York City’s most vulnerable citizens. You can choose from the:
Through our co-curricular programs, you’ll participate in team competitions that grow your dispute resolution and advocacy skills. Take advantage of these special opportunities in the local, national, and international arenas brought to you by our:
There’s more than one path to earning your J.D. at St. John’s Law, and to gaining a competitive edge in the dynamic legal marketplace. We offer the following degree programs:
Running the gamut from the federal government to the family law firm, from the courtroom to the boardroom, and from litigation to transactional work, our externship placements take you to the center of New York City’s unrivaled legal and business community. Recent externship placements include:
Students selected to participate in any one of our invitation-only honors programs join a special community where faculty members, St. John’s Law alumni, and other experts in the field offer guidance on, and opportunities to further, your career development. Our honors programs include the:
Our student-run journals offer you an unrivaled opportunity to research, write, and become a published author while adding an impressive experience to your resume. With such a variety on hand, you’ll find a journal to match your interests among our:
With programs and alumni across the globe, St. John’s Law offers you a world of opportunities. You’ll explore the law in its global context through our:
We look forward to receiving your application!