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Canberra Law School

Canberra Law School is a dynamic, professionally focused law school.  We are ranked among the top five law schools nationally for generic skills development. Our research is rated as “performance at world standard” by the Australian Research Council (ARC). We provide an outstanding experience for undergraduate and graduate students.

Our courses are designed to prepare you to develop and apply your talents in the profession of law and related justice professions. Our team of experienced faculty members and law professionals are committed to helping  graduates become ready for the future of work in the law and justice sector. Our extensive links with law firms, government and non-government agencies in addition to connections with overseas universities provide opportunities for students to complete internships and gain real-world experience. We have an enthusiastic student law society, a vibrant mooting program and a commitment to student success. The School offers the LLB, JD, LLM, SJD and PhD as well as Postgraduate Certificates.

Our research strengths are found in commercial law, regulation, public law, IP, crime, health law and property. Our researchers publish in leading journals internationally, are recognised in government and the media for their expertise, and collaborate on research grants. We invite you to look at our research profiles to discover our exciting projects and publications.

Associate Professor Benedict Sheehy
Head of School