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We consistently place our graduates in top-tier jobs.

We provide an intimate, interdisciplinary learning environment within a dynamic campus.

Our faculty are world-renowned scholars and experts.

Our influential alumni network includes 10,000 professionals around the world.

Los Angeles is home to one of the nation's top legal markets and busiest court systems.

Our 12:1 student-to-faculty ratio fosters strong bonds with classmates and professors.

3.76

MEDIAN GPA

2017 JD Class

165

MEDIAN LSAT

2017 JD Class

88%

CA BAR PASSAGE RATE

Among Top Schools in State

94%

EMPLOYED 10 MONTHS AFTER GRADUATION

2016 JD Class

43

COUNTRIES REPRESENTED

2017-2018
Graduate & International Programs Class

Recent News

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On the Movie Industry's Cutting Edge

February 9, 2018

Susan Kigawa (JD 1989) leverages her knowledge of entertainment and technology at The Walt Disney Studios

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Striving for Juvenile Justice

February 8, 2018

PCJP’s first juvenile LWOP resentencing client released from prison.

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In Touch With Her Creative Side

January 26, 2018

For Natasha Stassen (LLM 2015), a dream becomes reality at Annapurna Pictures

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Rapper Common and PCJP Lobby for Criminal Justice Reform

January 21, 2018

PCJP currently represents dozens of youth offenders, serving adult life sentences

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Largest Named Scholarship Established by a Law Firm at USC Gould

December 29, 2017

Generous $500,000 gift honors Phillip R. Nicholson (JD 1961)

Spotlight

Can Freedom and Equality Stand Together?

Please join the USC Center for Law, History & Culture and USC Gould for the 16th Annual Law & Humanities Distinguished Lecture, featuring a presentation by prominent American political theorist and public intellectual Michael Walzer, professor emeritus of Social Science at the Institute for Advanced Study. Details: Feb. 15, 2018 4 - 5:30 p.m.; USC Doheny Library, Room 240. Reception to follow. To RSVP, reply to Katie Steele at clhcserv@law.usc.edu or call 213-821-1239.

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