CUNY Law students bring a passion to make a difference in their communities. CUNY Law gives them the tools to make that change. As the nation's premier public interest law school, we are driven by a mission to enhance the diversity of the legal profession and graduate outstanding attorneys intent on creating change for the better. A CUNY Law education prepares lawyers who are ready to right the wrongs, stand up for the underserved and fight for social justice.
CUNY Law in the Media
Supreme Court upholds affirmative action: What will it mean for students? The Christian Science Monitor Prof. Ruthann Robson
Gun control based on terror watchlists is a threat to civil rights, advocates say The Guardian Prof. Ramzi Kaseem
On Race and Education: What Today's Affirmative Action Decision Really Means ColorLines Prof. Victor Goode
Courts generally approve of restrictions around political conventions, experts say Cleveland.com Prof. Ruthann Robson
The Sorensen Center for International Peace and Justice features luminaries such as former Secretary-General of the United Nations Kofi Annan, and Supreme Court Justices Stephen Breyer and Sonia Sotomayor.