Best Law Schools

Vault now ranks the best Law schools. Use our rankings to research potential schools and find the best fit for you.

Top Ranked

2013 Rank 2012 Rank Change School Score Location
1 NR Yale University (Yale Law School) 9.8 New Haven, CT
2 NR Harvard University (Law School) 9.8 Cambridge, MA
3 NR Stanford University (Law School) 9.8 Stanford, CA
4 NR Columbia University (School of Law) 9.6 New York, NY
5 NR University of Chicago (The Law School) 9.6 Chicago, IL
6 NR New York University (School of Law) 9.5 New York, NY
7 NR University of Michigan (Law School) 9.5 Ann Arbor, MI
8 NR University of Pennsylvania (Law School) 9.4 Philadelphia, PA
9 NR University of California, Berkeley (School of Law) 9.4 Berkeley, CA
10 NR University of Virginia (School of Law) 9.2 Charlottesville, VA
11 NR Duke University (School of Law) 9.1 Durham, NC
12 NR Northwestern University (Law School) 8.8 Evanston, IL
13 NR Cornell University (Cornell Law School) 8.8 Ithaca, NY
14 NR Georgetown University (Law Center) 8.8 Washington, DC
15 NR The University of Texas at Austin (School of Law) 8.6 Austin, TX
16 NR University of California, Los Angeles (School of Law) 8.6 Los Angeles, CA
17 NR Vanderbilt University (Vanderbilt Law School) 8.6 Nashville, TN
18 NR University of Southern California (Gould School of Law) 8.4 Los Angeles, CA
19 NR Washington University in St. Louis (School of Law) 8.4 St. Louis, MO
20 NR The George Washington University (Law School) 8.4 Washington, DC

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