Graduate Degrees in Law

Developing Practice-Ready, Purpose-Driven Graduates

Named a 2015 Best School for Bar Exam Prep and 2015 Best School for Practical Training by the National Jurist, the Regent University School of Law prepares students to leverage their intellect, drive and skills to be purpose driven and practice ready upon graduation. With a faculty named among the Top 10 in the nation by The Princeton Review for three consecutive years, you'll gain an appreciation for the Judeo-Christian foundations of the law and legal institutions of the United States with its relevant applications in business, government, human resources, policy administration and other professional environments. Wherever you are in life – working professional, post-JD or a student intending to practice as an attorney – Regent has a legal program for you. The JD program is fully approved by the American Bar Association.

Regent offers programs both on campus in Virginia Beach and in an online format for flexibility and convenience.

Regent University School of Law's Center for Advocacy trains students in the fine art of legal writing, equipping them to be among the best in the nation and the world, earning more than 22 Best Brief awards. View our full list of awards.

Intensive training through Regent's Center for Advocacy helps Regent Law students master trial and appellate advocacy skills to become some of the most articulate and persuasive oralists in the world, earning more than 26 Best Oralist and Best Advocate awards. View our full list of awards.

Civil Practice Clinic
Our Civil Practice Clinic partners Regent Law students with the local Legal Aid office, allowing them to serve low-income clients in the Hampton Roads area and help improve their quality of life by advocating for issues such as the reinstatement of unemployment and Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program benefits.

Practicums equip students with hands-on training in bankruptcy law, civil practice, child advocacy, and immigration law. Students can also obtain a third-year practice certificate, which allows them to gain on-the-job experience while practicing law in Virginia under the supervision of a practicing attorney.

Integrated Lawyer Training
Regent Law's Integrated Lawyer Training (ILT) combines traditional legal study with hands-on training and ethical formation in the context of a Christian worldview. From mentorships to practical skills courses to field placements and apprenticeship opportunities, our degree will equip you to become a lawyer who is well-prepared to meet the demands you will encounter in your profession.

90% Bar Pass Rate
5th Best Moot Court Program in the Nation
86% Employed Within Nine Months of Graduation

Regent University School of Law is approved by the Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar of the American Bar Association, 321 North Clark Street, Chicago, IL 60654, 312-988-6738.

Top 10 Faculty in the Nation | The Princeton Review, 2013, 2014 & 2015