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

2014 Rank 2013 Rank Change School Score Location
1 1 Yale University (Yale Law School) 9.8 New Haven, CT
2 2 Harvard University (Law School) 9.8 Cambridge, MA
3 3 Stanford University (Law School) 9.8 Stanford, CA
4 4 Columbia University (School of Law) 9.6 New York, NY
5 5 University of Chicago (The Law School) 9.6 Chicago, IL
6 6 New York University (School of Law) 9.5 New York, NY
7 10 University of Virginia (School of Law) 9.5 Charlottesville, VA
8 11 Duke University (School of Law) 9.4 Durham, NC
9 8 University of Pennsylvania (Law School) 9.4 Philadelphia, PA
10 7 University of Michigan (Law School) 9.2 Ann Arbor, MI
11 9 University of California, Berkeley (School of Law) 9.1 Berkeley, CA
12 12 Northwestern University (Law School) 8.8 Evanston, IL
13 14 Georgetown University (Law Center) 8.8 Washington, DC
14 13 Cornell University (Cornell Law School) 8.8 Ithaca, NY
15 15 The University of Texas at Austin (School of Law) 8.6 Austin, TX
16 16 University of California, Los Angeles (School of Law) 8.6 Los Angeles, CA
17 17 Vanderbilt University (Vanderbilt Law School) 8.6 Nashville, TN
18 19 Washington University in St. Louis (School of Law) 8.4 St. Louis, MO
19 20 The George Washington University (Law School) 8.4 Washington, DC
20 18 University of Southern California (Gould School of Law) 8.4 Los Angeles, CA

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