Yale Law School ranked first

Yale Law School (YLS) is the law school of Yale University. It is one of the world's best law schools and ranked First among all schools for law programs in the US News & World Report rankings.

Yale Law School offers a number of degree programs including: J.D. program, J.S.D. program, LLM, M.S.L. program, and joint degree programs.

Notable alumni include the former U. S. Presidents Gerald Ford and Bill Clinton, former First Lady and former U.S. Senator from New York, Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, Yale Law School Dean Robert C. Post, Harvard Law School Dean Martha Minow, etc.


- First for its law programs (U.S. News and World Report 2010).

- Top 10 in the Law Specialty Ranking: Tax Law (USNWR 2009).

- First for "Toughest to Get Into" (Princeton Review: Best 170 Law Schools Rankings 2008).

- First in the Leiter Law School Rankings by Top Producers of New Law Teachers - Per Capita Placement (2003-2007).

- 10th in the Vault.com ranking of Top 25 Law Schools (2008).

- 9th in the Thomas E. Brennan: Judging the Law Schools Rankings (2008).