Congratulations to Law alumnus Chief Wilton Littlechild ('76 LL.B.) on receipt of A.O.E.

Province honours Chief Littlechild with an Alberta Orders of Excellence for his contributions to society

Dentons Negotiations Competition Winning Team

(l-r) Brett Lojczyc (2L) and Alex Kucey (1L)

Class of 2017

Indigenous Law Student Services Orientation

(Sept 5, 2014)

Our degrees are highly regarded credentials, built upon a strong curriculum, consisting of core courses with a wide range of specialities;

Our renowned faculty members are outstanding and approachable educators and scholars who have authored many textbooks and publications impacting the policy and practice of law internationally;

Our century-long tradition of excellence has produced three Justices of Canada, a Chief Justice, a host of provincial and federal politicians, and numerous legal visionaries and other highly successful graduates.

We are one of Canada's top law schools, with excellent facilities and the second largest law library in Canada. Our graduate students come from both Canada and abroad.

We offer masters (LL.M.) and doctoral (PhD) programs.  Students may elect for a thesis or course-based LL.M.

Our faculty members have research interests in a broad array of Canadian and international law and can provide you with outstanding guidance.


Faculty in the Media

Alumni in the Media

Welcome to the Faculty of Law

Dean Paul D Paton

Welcome to the University of Alberta Faculty of Law!

We are a Faculty with over a century of distinguished tradition in education and service to Alberta, Canada and the international community. It is a terrific place for you to embark on your own professional journey.

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Celebrating Research

Prof. Linda Reif co-author, International Law: Chiefly as Interpreted and Applied in Canada 8th ed. (2014)