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Harvard Law School

About Harvard Law School


  • Established: 1817
  • Parent School: Harvard University
  • Dean: John F. Manning
  • Location: Cambridge, Massachusetts
  • Website: hls.harvard.edu
  • School Type: Private
  • Campus: Urban
  • Enrollment: 1747

2020 Application Information




Junior Deferral Program | Harvard Law School

Harvard Law School 2024 Commencement Day - Full Ceremony


Alumni Directory

This alumni directory of 3,746 lawyers who graduated from Harvard Law School is powered by Lawyer Legion. Use the filters to narrow your search for attorneys by graduation year, practice areas or location. Results are limited to 250 per query. The lawyers in this directory all attended or received their Juris Doctor degree from Harvard Law School and are currently practicing law in the United States. The attorneys in this directory are also included in the Lawyer Legion network and provide legal services to consumers in and around their local area. These include lawyers in Massachusetts and across the U.S. Browse the alumni directory to find and connect with lawyers who attended Harvard Law School.

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Alumni Active on Lawyer Legion

Julian Burns King (2012)
King & Siegel LLP
Los Angeles, CA
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James Walter Michalski (1994)
Huntington Beach, CA
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Terrence Mark Franklin (1989)
Sacks Glazier Franklin & Lodise LLP
Los Angeles, CA
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Matthew W. Peterson (2015)
Law Office of Matthew W. Peterson
Boston, MA
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Caprice L Collins (1979)
Collins Law Group
Inglewood, CA
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Allison Margolin (2002)
Margolin & Lawrence
Beverly Hills, CA
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Admissions Statistics

Completed Applications8,1709,9337,448
Total Offers822685968
Acceptance Rate10.06%6.90%13.00%
LSAT Score Median174174173
LSAT Score Low170170170
LSAT Score High176176175
Undergraduate GPA Median3.923.923.88
Undergraduate GPA Low3.823.823.78
Undergraduate GPA High3.993.983.96
Total Graduates608595570

Bar Exam Statistics

Total First Time Takers586540460
Total Passed577537455
School's Bar Passage Rate98.46%99.44%98.91%
ABA Approved Law Schools Average Bar Passage Rate78.78%82.04%81.42%
School Passage Rate vs. Average Passage Rate19.6817.4017.49

Tuition and Expenses

Tuition Full Time Resident$70$67$32
Tuition Full Time Non-resident$70$67$32
Tuition Part Time Resident---
Tuition Part Time Non-resident---
On Campus Living Expenses$35$35$33
Off Campus Living Expenses$35$35$33

Grants and Scholarships

Total Students Reciving Grants757776852
Total Percentage Receiving Grants43%45%49%
Average Grant Amount - Median$30.00--
Average Grant Amount - Low$20.00--
Average Grant Amount - High$42.00--

Students and Faculty

Student-to-Faculty Ratio9.45.14.8
Total Students1,7471,7151,740
Total Students Male816832849
Total Students Female935909857
Total Faculty186339360
Total Faculty Male103199237
Total Faculty Female83140122
Total Faculty Minorities366264

National Comparison Rankings

The national comparison rankings below compare Harvard Law School to other ABA-approved law schools in the United States. The rankings were determined by comparing the statistics reported by each school. You can view the raw data for these law school rankings here.

2021 National Rankings - Harvard Law School

#3 in Median Undergraduate GPA - 3.92
Harvard Law School ranks #3 regarding the highest median undergraduate GPA (3.92) among those applicants granted admission who enrolled as full-time students.

#3 in Acceptance Rate - 6.9%
Harvard Law School ranks #3 regarding student selectivity with an acceptance rate of 6.9% among those who applied for admission.

#90 in Student-to-Faculty Ratio - 5.1
Harvard Law School ranks #90 regarding the lowest student-to-faculty ratio with a 5.1 faculty ratio

#1 in Median LSAT - 174
Harvard Law School is tied for #1 regarding the median LSAT score, with a score of 174 among those applicants granted admission who enrolled as full-time students.

#1 in Bar Passage Rate - 99.44%
Harvard Law School ranks #1 regarding the highest bar passage rate among first-time test takers.

#6 in Highest Tuition - $67
Harvard Law School is tied for #6 regarding the highest tuition among full-time resident (in-state) students.

#70 in Presence of Minority Faculty - 18.29%
Harvard Law School ranks #70 regarding the highest percentage of racial or ethnic minority faculty (18.29%).

#103 in Presence of Female Faculty - 41%
Harvard Law School is tied for #103 regarding the highest percentage of faculty who are female (41%).

Contact the Harvard Law

Harvard Law School
1585 Massachusetts Ave
Cambridge, MA 02138
Phone: 617-495-3179

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