Law Schools in The South - 2017 Ranking

We list law 465 schools offering majors in Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Puerto Rico, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and West Virginia. team ranks Georgetown University (Washington, DC), George Washington University (Washington, DC), and American University (Washington, DC) the top three law schools in the South.

See the Best 50 Law schools in the South below or narrow your search by program, state, or city in the South.

Top 50 law schools in the South:

Georgetown University - Law School Ranking
1. Georgetown University

Washington, DC, 18 law programs

George Washington University - Law School Ranking
2. George Washington University

Washington, DC, 11 law programs

American University - Law School Ranking
3. American University

Washington, DC, 7 law programs

University of Miami - Law School Ranking
4. University of Miami

Coral Gables, FL, 7 law programs

Duke University - Law School Ranking
5. Duke University

Durham, NC, 8 law programs

Tulane University of Louisiana - Law School Ranking
6. Tulane University of Louisiana

New Orleans, LA, 12 law programs

Emory University - Law School Ranking
7. Emory University

Atlanta, GA, 5 law programs

Nova Southeastern University - Law School Ranking
8. Nova Southeastern University

Fort Lauderdale, FL, 11 law programs

University of Florida - Law School Ranking
9. University of Florida

Gainesville, FL, 6 law programs

University of Virginia - Law School Ranking
10. University of Virginia

Charlottesville, VA, 3 law programs

Widener University Delaware Law School - Law School Ranking
11. Widener University Delaware Law School

Wilmington, DE, 12 law programs

University of Baltimore - Law School Ranking
12. University of Baltimore

Baltimore, MD, 6 law programs

Southern Methodist University - Law School Ranking
13. Southern Methodist University

Dallas, TX, 5 law programs

University of Houston - Law School Ranking
14. University of Houston

Houston, TX, 6 law programs

The University of Texas at Austin - Law School Ranking
15. The University of Texas

Austin, TX, 2 law programs

University of Georgia - Law School Ranking
16. University of Georgia

Athens, GA, 4 law programs

Vanderbilt University - Law School Ranking
17. Vanderbilt University

Nashville, TN, 3 law programs

St Thomas University - Law School Ranking
18. St Thomas University

Miami Gardens, FL, 7 law programs

Stetson University - Law School Ranking
19. Stetson University

DeLand, FL, 3 law programs

Florida State University - Law School Ranking
20. Florida State University

Tallahassee, FL, 3 law programs

Wake Forest University - Law School Ranking
21. Wake Forest University

Winston Salem, NC, 4 law programs

University of Tulsa - Law School Ranking
22. University of Tulsa

Tulsa, OK, 9 law programs

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill - Law School Ranking
23. University of North Carolina

Chapel Hill, NC, 2 law programs

George Mason University - Law School Ranking
24. George Mason University

Fairfax, VA, 4 law programs

University of Maryland Baltimore - Law School Ranking
25. University of Maryland Baltimore

Baltimore, MD, 2 law programs

College of William and Mary - Law School Ranking
26. College of William and Mary

Williamsburg, VA, 2 law programs

The University of Alabama - Law School Ranking
27. The University of Alabama

Tuscaloosa, AL, 3 law programs

University of Richmond - Law School Ranking
28. University of Richmond

Richmond, VA, 3 law programs

Howard University - Law School Ranking
29. Howard University

Washington, DC, 5 law programs

Washington and Lee University - Law School Ranking
30. Washington and Lee University

Lexington, VA, 2 law programs

Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College - Law School Ranking
South Texas College of Law - Law School Ranking
32. South Texas College of Law

Houston, TX, 1 law program

Texas Tech University - Law School Ranking
33. Texas Tech University

Lubbock, TX, 2 law programs

University of Oklahoma Norman - Law School Ranking
34. University of Oklahoma Norman

Norman, OK, 3 law programs

Mississippi College - Law School Ranking
35. Mississippi College

Clinton, MS, 5 law programs

University of Mississippi - Law School Ranking
36. University of Mississippi

University, MS, 3 law programs

Samford University - Law School Ranking
37. Samford University

Birmingham, AL, 4 law programs

Texas A & M University College Station - Law School Ranking
38. Texas A & M University College Station

College Station, TX, 1 law program

University of Puerto Rico Rio Piedras - Law School Ranking
39. University of Puerto Rico Rio Piedras

San Juan, PR, 2 law programs

University of Arkansas - Law School Ranking
40. University of Arkansas

Fayetteville, AR, 3 law programs

Catholic University of America - Law School Ranking
41. Catholic University of America

Washington, DC, 2 law programs

Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico Ponce - Law School Ranking
University of South Carolina Columbia - Law School Ranking
Inter American University of Puerto Rico School of Law - Law School Ranking
Southern University Law Center - Law School Ranking
45. Southern University Law Center

Baton Rouge, LA, 1 law program

University of Louisville - Law School Ranking
46. University of Louisville

Louisville, KY, 2 law programs

Georgia State University - Law School Ranking
47. Georgia State University

Atlanta, GA, 1 law program

Atlanta's John Marshall Law School - Law School Ranking
48. Atlanta's John Marshall Law School

Atlanta, GA, 2 law programs

Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University - Law School Ranking
The University of Tennessee Knoxville - Law School Ranking
50. The University of Tennessee Knoxville

Knoxville, TN, 1 law program

Law schools in the South by state:

Schools by State15 Law Schools in Alabama7 Law Schools in Arkansas4 Law Schools in Delaware81 Law Schools in Florida35 Law Schools in Georgia20 Law Schools in Kentucky15 Law Schools in Louisiana17 Law Schools in Maryland18 Law Schools in Mississippi41 Law Schools in North Carolina22 Law Schools in Oklahoma17 Law Schools in South Carolina20 Law Schools in Tennessee74 Law Schools in Texas41 Law Schools in Virginia8 Law Schools in District of Columbia16 Law Schools in West Virginia

Law programs in the South:

General Law: 104 schools
Pre-Law Studies: 39 schools
International Law: 21 schools
Advanced Studies: 42 schools
Paralegal Studies: 374 schools
Court Reporting: 17 schools

Law schools in other regions:

Northeast: 224 schools
Midwest: 347 schools
West: 249 schools

Popular law school cities in the South:

in Alabama:
Birmingham: 4 schools
Montgomery: 2 schools
Tuscaloosa: 2 schools
in Arkansas:
Fayetteville: 1 school
Little Rock: 1 school
in Delaware:
Wilmington: 1 school
in District of Columbia:
Washington: 8 schools
in Florida:
Clearwater: 2 schools
Coral Gables: 1 school
DeLand: 1 school
Fort Lauderdale: 4 schools
Fort Myers: 2 schools
Gainesville: 3 schools
Jacksonville: 6 schools
Miami: 4 schools
Miami Gardens: 2 schools
Naples: 3 schools
Orlando: 5 schools
Tallahassee: 4 schools
Tampa: 3 schools
in Georgia:
Athens: 2 schools
Atlanta: 9 schools
Macon: 1 school
Morrow: 1 school
Savannah: 5 schools
in Kentucky:
Highland Heights: 1 school
Lexington: 1 school
Louisville: 5 schools
in Louisiana:
Baton Rouge: 5 schools
New Orleans: 3 schools
in Maryland:
Adelphi: 1 school
Baltimore: 4 schools
Stevenson: 1 school
in Mississippi:
Clinton: 1 school
Raymond: 1 school
University: 1 school
in North Carolina:
Buies Creek: 1 school
Chapel Hill: 1 school
Charlotte: 2 schools
Durham: 3 schools
Elon: 1 school
Smithfield: 1 school
Wilmington: 2 schools
Winston Salem: 2 schools
in Oklahoma:
Norman: 2 schools
Oklahoma City: 5 schools
Tulsa: 5 schools
in Puerto Rico:
Ponce: 2 schools
San Juan: 3 schools
in South Carolina:
Charleston: 2 schools
Columbia: 2 schools
in Tennessee:
Knoxville: 3 schools
Memphis: 2 schools
Nashville: 6 schools
in Texas:
Austin: 5 schools
College Station: 1 school
Dallas: 7 schools
Houston: 8 schools
Lubbock: 1 school
McKinney: 1 school
San Antonio: 6 schools
San Marcos: 1 school
The Woodlands: 1 school
Waco: 3 schools
in Virginia:
Charlottesville: 1 school
Fairfax: 2 schools
Grundy: 1 school
Harrisonburg: 2 schools
Lexington: 1 school
Lynchburg: 2 schools
Richmond: 3 schools
Virginia Beach: 4 schools
Williamsburg: 1 school
in West Virginia:
Charles Town: 1 school
Morgantown: 2 schools © 2017 · Home · Terms of Use · Methodology