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Why New England Law?

"New England Law definitely afforded me a support system as well as a great education." —Katherine Charles, Graduate

Our supportive community helps you develop crucial legal skills through rigorous coursework and hands-on experience.

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At a Glance

"My time here, from the skills and knowledge I have learned to the people I have met, will certainly stay with me." —Andrew Higley, Graduate

New England Law | Boston attracts students from all over the country and from all backgrounds—about 30 percent of the student body are students of color.

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Dean John F. O'Brien

Our Dean

"Our engaged community provides the foundation for an exceptional legal education." —John F. O'Brien, Dean and President, Graduate

Dean O'Brien shares why New England Law is the right place for students who want to take their knowledge beyond the classroom and make an impact in the real world.

A Message From Our Dean



"I was drawn to New England Law because it was founded to provide women with opportunities for legal careers." —Marisa D. Chud, Graduate

Founded in 1908 as the only law school established exclusively for the education of women, New England Law is now coeducational and features a diverse student body.

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