Fields of Law

Law schools encourage you to explore the many fields and specialties available to you. You don’t have to commit to a particular major or focus area while in law school. Once you complete your law school’s core curriculum, you have the freedom to take a variety of courses. If you know the field of law you want to pursue, you can select courses in that focus area.

Civil Rights

Corporate and Securities Law



Criminal Law

Education Law



Employment and Labor Law

Environmental and Natural Resources Law



Family and Juvenile Law

Health Law



Immigration Law

Intellectual Property Law



International Law

Real Estate Law



Sports and Entertainment Law

Tax Law



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