New Zealand’s leading law school

New Zealand’s top ranked law school at the country’s top-ranked university.

The University of Auckland Law School is ranked in the 2020 QS World University Rankings by Subject as the best place to study law in New Zealand based on academic reputation, employer reputation and research impact. 

Auckland Law School has a long tradition of excellence, founded on the calibre of its staff, students and resources. We are committed to improving access to justice through excellence in teaching, research, service and engagement.

Our programmes are taught by a range of leading experts including our own academic staff, members of the Department of Commercial Law in the Business School, preeminent members of the profession and distinguished academic visitors from abroad.

Located in the heart of Auckland’s legal precinct, The School is also home to the Davis Law Library, New Zealand’s most extensive collection of legal resources.