The University of Virginia School of Law was founded in Charlottesville in 1819 by Thomas Jefferson as one of the original subjects taught at his "academical village," the University of Virginia. Virginia Law is thus the fourth oldest active law school in the United States. The law school offers the J.D., LL.M., J.S.D. degrees in law and hosts visiting scholars, visiting researchers and a number of legal research centers. Virginia Law is perennially regarded as one of the top 10 most prestigious and selective law schools in the United States. U.S. News & World Report currently ranks...
|Location:|| Charlottesville, Virginia
|School type:||Public school, Private school, Charter schools in the United States, Public university|