28th Annual Merv Leitch, QC Memorial Lecture: Conflicts of interest, investigations and ethics in the age of Trump; Richard W. Painter, former White House ethics counsel, S. Walter Richey Professor of Corporate Law, University of Minnesota; Monday, March 25; Law Centre, McLennan Ross Hall; Lecture: 5:00pm - 6:30pm; Join Us
Alternative Careers In Law: Wednesday, March 20; McClennan Ross Hall; Presentation: 12:00pm - 1:00pm; Lesley Akst, Senior Litigator, Alberta Justice and Solicitor General; Amir Reshef, Co-founder and CEO, dealcloser; Dave Benjestorf, Legal Counsel and Director of Land Development, Alldritt Land Corporation; Moderate by Matthew Blimke, Co-chair, Alumni & Friends; UAlberta Law; Law Alumni & Friends
The Constitutionality of National Carbon Pricing In Canada: Dr. Fenner Stewart, Associate Professor, University of Calgary Faculty of Law; Friday, March 22; Presentation: 12:00pm; McLennan Ross Hall 237; Join Us
Fall 2019 and Winter 2020 Terms: Register For Your Courses; March 18: Incoming Third-Year Students; March 25: Incoming Second-Year Students; March 27: Graduate Students; Starting at 7:00am on Bear Tracks
Student Farewell For Dean Paul Paton; Wednesday, March 27, 2019; Law Centre CN Alumni Hall; Event: 4:00pm - 6:00pm; Program: 4:15pm - 5:00pm; Refreshments Provided; RSVP Now
Dean Paul D. Paton

Dean Paul D Paton

Located in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, UAlberta Law is a leading global institution of legal education and research and one of the country's most prestigious law schools. The Faculty has been at the forefront of legal scholarship in Canada for more than 100 years, fostering generations of thought leaders and attracting some of the country’s brightest learners.

We offer undergraduate Juris Doctor (JD), masters (LLM) and doctoral (PhD) programs.

Want to study law? Our Juris Doctor (JD) program combines solid fundamentals with a wide range of specializations. Learn more about our application requirements and applicant profile pages. The JD program application deadline for 2019 is November 1, 2018.

 

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We also offer masters (LLM) and doctoral (PhD) programs for those looking to teach law or do high-level legal research. Find out more on our graduate application requirements page.
We also offer masters (LLM) and doctoral (PhD) programs for those looking to teach law or do high-level legal research. Find out more on our graduate application requirements page.

The Faculty of Law is one of the Canada’s leading law schools, and is ranked by Times Higher Education among the top law schools in the world. The Faculty offers Master of Laws (LLM) and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) graduate degrees that provide opportunities for students to engage in advanced legal research under the supervision of leading scholars with expertise in a broad range of subject matter.

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