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
Lawyer gives ITV News first-hand account on health of British Guantanamo Bay prisoner Shaker Aamer, ITV News. Prof. Ramzi Kassem
Rights activist calls on Iraqi lawmakers to legalize women's shelters, Al Jazeera America. Prof. Lisa Davis ('08)
A Father's Fight to Stop the Cycle of Violence, The New Yorker. Prof. Babe Howell
Admissions Info Sessions
The Sorensen Center for International Peace and Justice marked its official opening on October 27, 2014, with a keynote speech by Kofi Annan, former Secretary-General of the United Nations.