Major shakeups in the middle ranks of 'U.S. News' law school list

, The National Law Journal


U.S. News & World Report's latest law school rankings are out, and Yale Law School has maintained its stranglehold on the top spot. But the real story was a high number of large jumps up or down the list by schools in the No. 50 to No. 144 range.

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  • Andrews Robert

    I have read this article and I think Yale law school is really good school. I know this school very well because I was a student of this college. I have no doubt that Harvard and Stanford law schools are also well. My request to all parents to not to admit their boys and girls in any 3rd grade law school.

  • Avon

    What does it say about New York Law School - always second-rate, but recently spending huge sums on a gorgeous building, expensive leadership, and other improvements - that it nevertheless fell into the unranked tier of schools?

    Honestly, I'd like to know what it says about that. Possibly, nothing that hasn't already been said about NYLS; possibly, nothing at all; but possibly there's a new story here.

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