When it comes to integrating compelling courses with practical legal training, Northeastern Law is the unparalleled leader.
Collaborate. Cooperate. Contemplate.
At Northeastern Law, our rigorous curriculum is infused with opportunities for you to collaborate and cooperate with faculty and fellow students as you unpack the complexities of legal theory and explore law and justice in action. As you contemplate the role of law in society and your own professional aspirations, you will have the opportunity to take advantage of our interdisciplinary curriculum by enrolling in cutting-edge courses taught by faculty who are the forefront of legal innovation, research and action. This is not a law school that expects you to sit quietly in the back row — we want to hear your thoughts, debate the thorny issues and collaborate on ways to use law to broaden the boundaries of what we can achieve together.
A rigorous curriculum, exceptional professors and unmatched experiential learning opportunities fuel Northeastern’s one-of-a-kind academic enterprise.
The FlexJD allows you to complete flexible remote coursework on your own schedule combined with limited, required in-person instruction on our Boston campus.
Take advantage of On-Campus LLM programs that are global, flexible and dynamic.
An industry-informed, globally focused online program taught by Northeastern faculty and working lawyers.
Programs for Non-Lawyers
Master the skills and language of the law necessary to advance your career through on-campus and online programs designed for working professionals.
Explore our faculty’s current research and advocacy.
Professor of Law and Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies
University of Michigan, AB 1989
Northeastern University, JD 1994
Harvard University, LLM 1998
Assistant Professor of Law
Harvard University, AB 2004
Harvard University, Kennedy School of Government, MA, MPP 2012
Harvard Law School, JD 2012
Stats and Facts
- Number of Northeastern law JD students who graduate with a year of legal experience
- Ranking for practical training by The National Jurist/preLaw
- Number of countries in which students have completed co-ops
Centers of Excellence
Find out how you can become involved with our interdisciplinary centers.