Stanford Law School
Palo Alto, CA
By the Numbers
Number of Students: 539
Student Body Demographics:
What employers are saying about Stanford Law School
- "Every graduate I've encountered knows how to take an issue apart; great analytical skills"
- "Solid in teaching fundamentals, like research and writing"
- "Mixed bag, not always practical lawyers"
- "Unprepared and uninterested in private practice; entitled"
About this School
Founded in 1893 with former U.S. President Benjamin Harrison among the inaugural faculty, Stanford Law School has long been at the top of national law school rankings. The small student body--just 170 first-years--makes the school extremely selective as well as ensures a low student-to-faculty ratio. Stanford Law School has a reputation for being ... Read More
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