Law School Academics
Get your Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from Liberty and graduate “practice ready” in a program that’s tailored to fit your specific field of interest. At Liberty, you’ll not only learn from an experienced faculty that’s committed to academic and professional excellence, you’ll get a solid legal foundation uniquely taught from a Christian worldview with a core curriculum that meets all ABA requirements.
Study law at a place where faith and reason are integrated into the academic programs. At Liberty Law, you will receive a distinctively Christian education rooted in the truth of Scripture. We combine traditional law courses with our six-course practical skills program to prepare you for the actual practice of law, give you an edge with prospective employers, and equip you to practice in every facet of the legal profession.
Choose to personalize your academic program through our 11 concentrations or by completing one of the university’s dual degree programs. Handpick these specializations to match your legal interests and your career pursuits.
At Liberty, we build in-depth training in legal skills into the entire law school experience. Through our practical skills program, you’ll be prepared to perform the daily tasks required of lawyers when you graduate.
In fact, our required six semesters of lawyering skills courses has set a new standard among law schools. And in just a few years, our innovative and practice-oriented program had a transformational impact on the way law is taught across the nation.
While at Liberty Law, you’ll have a wide variety of opportunities that can help you gain experience in the field of law while still a student.
Opportunities offered include the following: