Massachusetts Law Schools

Comprehensive Directory of Law Schools in Massachusetts in Alphabetical Order


Massachusetts Law Schools

  • Amherst - University of Massachusetts Amherst Department of Legal Studies
    418 North Pleasant Street, Amherst 01002-1735, Phone: (413) 545-0021

    Legal Studies at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst provides an interdisciplinary approach to the study of law and society. As a department within the Faculty of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Legal Studies offers its courses to the entire University and maintains a major for approximately four hundred students. The purposes of this multifaceted program are the development of the study of law within a liberal arts framework and the exploration of the myriad ways in which law study is connected with other disciplines pertinent to an understanding of society.

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  • Andover - Massachusetts School of Law
    500 Federal Street, Andover 01810, Phone: (978) 681-0800

    Massachusetts School of Law's mission is to provide a high quality, practical, and affordable legal education to deserving persons who have been unfairly excluded from law school.

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  • Boston - Boston University School of Law
    765 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston 02215, Phone: (617) 353.3100

    At BU Law, you can prepare for the future you want. Few schools match the breadth and depth of our curriculum. You can design your course of study by choosing from more than 150 courses, five concentrations and 12 semester-abroad programs. You can choose to participate in clinical programs that will teach you real-world skills under the close supervision of experienced professors and practitioners. You can cross-register in other BU graduate schools, pursue a dual degree by combining law study with other BU graduate programs or pursue a combined J.D./LL.M. degree in either tax or banking and financial law on an accelerated basis. You can work on one of six journals or join one of our many diverse student organizations. And our location in Boston gives you access to some of the best internship and employment opportunities in the nation.

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  • Boston - New England School of Law
    154 Stuart Street, Boston 02116, Phone: (617) 451-0010

    New England School of Law is ABA accredited and is a member of the Association of American Law Schools. With three other independent law schools, New England is also a founding member of the Consortium for Innovative Legal Education.

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  • Boston - Northeastern University School of Law
    400 Huntington Avenue, Boston 02115, Phone: (617) 373-5149

    The original mission of the school – to provide Boston’s first evening law school program for students who could not attend full-time day classes – seems reasonable today, but it was a revolutionary moment when Professor Robert Gray Dodge delivered the school’s first lecture in Property on October 3, 1898. The notion that a law school not only could, but also should, respond to the needs of the local community was considered a maverick educational idea at the time and has continued to be a hallmark of the School of Law to this day.

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  • Boston - Suffolk University Law School
    120 Tremont Street, Boston 02108-4977, Phone: (617) 573-8000

    Suffolk Law School's expansive curriculum combines a strong academic foundation with expertise in an array of specialty areas. Nationally known faculty and a range of practical experiences provide superior preparation for practice in the 21st century.

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  • Cambridge - Harvard Law School

    The world's premier center for legal education and research, Harvard Law School provides unparalleled opportunities to study law and related disciplines in an energetic and creative learning environment. A Harvard Law education prepares students for success in law practice, business, public service, and teaching. Through its faculty, students, and alumni, Harvard Law School is able to contribute solutions to the world's most complex legal and social challenges.

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  • Medford - Fletcher School of Law & Diplomacy
    160 Packard Avenue, Medford 02155-7082, Phone: (617) 627.3700

    The primary aim of The Fletcher School is the same as it was when conceived by its founders: to offer a broad program of professional education in international relations to a select group of graduate students committed to maintaining the stability and prosperity of a complex, challenging, and increasingly global society.

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  • Newton - Boston College Law School
    885 Centre Street, Newton 02459-1161, Phone: (617) 552-4340

    Since its founding in 1929, Boston College Law School--one of the nation's premier Jesuit, Catholic legal institutions--has earned a national reputation for educational excellence and the highest standards of professionalism.

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  • North Dartmouth - Southern New England School of Law
    333 Faunce Corner Road, North Dartmouth 02747, Phone: (508) 998-9600

    Southern New England School of Law has an outstanding faculty and they are readily available. Our student-faculty ratio of 19:1 is one of the best in the country. Students who have an opportunity to work closely with faculty in an intimate classroom environment tend to perform better. Our curriculum is rigorous, thus, Southern New England School of Law provides each student with a well-rounded education. We strive to produce lawyers who are competent and compassionate. The great civil rights lawyer Charles Hamilton Houston, Jr., was fond of saying that “lawyers can either be parasites or social engineers.” It is my hope that every Southern New England School of Law graduate will do all that she or he can to make the law more accessible to all regardless of their sex, race or sexual orientation. If you are committed to securing a quality legal education and looking to thrive in a warm and friendly environment, then Southern New England School of Law is the school for you. Our faculty and staff look forward to helping you achieve your dream.

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  • Springfield - Western New England College School of Law
    1215 Wilbraham Road, Springfield 01119-2689, Phone: (413) 782-1525

    The School of Law’s 38 full-time faculty members have been educated at many of the nation’s most prestigious law schools. All have practiced law prior to joining our faculty, with most having practiced in the fields of law they now teach. Our adjunct faculty is comprised of more than 30 professionals, including practicing attorneys and judges, who bring current legal practice into the classroom.

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