Brooklyn Law School

Brooklyn Law School

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Basic Information
Type: 
Private
Enrollment: 
1032

Brooklyn Law School is minutes away from the financial, legal, business and cultural crossroads of the world. Proximity to Wall Street gives students easy access to school-year externships and summer jobs with major law firms and financial institutions.

The school's Clinical Education Program is nationally renowned. The school was one of the early pioneers in legal education to create a program focused on training students to work on legal matters with real clients.

With over 20 clinics covering many different areas of specializations, Brooklyn Law strives to give student hands-on learning experiences that will help them build both their lawyering skills and their resumes. One example of their innovative approach to experiential learning is the Public Interest Public Service (PiPS) program, a two-year fellowship which encompasses students’ last year of law school and first post-graduate year. It is one way the school helps students get a strong foothold as they launch successful legal careers.

Brooklyn Law is expensive, but has given away more money than any other school in the nation in grants and scholarships. That has helped keep debt lower than other similarly priced schools.

"When I walk through our bustling hallways and hear all of the diverse voices coming from our classrooms,  I’m immensely proud of the legacy we continue to build upon at Brooklyn Law School," said Dean of Admissions Eulas Boyd. "Our students inspire us every day, and we put them first in everything we do here.”

Brooklyn Law is recognized among the country’s top law schools in supporting public interest law. The program has placed nearly 450 students in a wide array of summer internships, and public service grants award up to $5,000 per student to support public interest employment.

Admission Profile
Application Deadline: 
12/1, 5/15
Application Fee: 

$0

Financial Aid Deadline: 

6/30

 LSATGPA
75th Percentile1593.57
Median1573.39
25th Percentile1553.21
Financial Profile
 ResidentNon-Resident
Tuition$55,038$55,038
Tuition Part-time
Living Expenses
Median grant$24837
Percent receiving grants91.00%
Estimated net tuition
Employment & Bar Exam Profile
 Rate
Post-grad employment 88.70%
NJ Employment80.5
Bar Passage72.62%
State80.80%
Academic Profile
Best Law Schools 2019: Most Diverse: 
B+
Best Law Schools 2018: Practical Training: 
A+
Concentrations: 
Business, Corporate, Banking
Criminal Law and Procedure
Employment and Labor Law
Entertainment Law
Environmental/Natural Resource Law
Estate Planning
Family Law/Child & Family
Governmental Affairs and Regulations
Health Law
Human Rights
Intellectual Property Law
International Law
Litigation
Public Interest/Social Justice
Public Policy
Real Estate Transactions
Tax Law
Technology Law
Trial Advocacy
Website: 
www.brooklaw.com
Phone: 
718-625-2200