College of Law

Cultivating
Success

Mia Gonzalez '12 is a director of business development in Kansas City, Mo. She's now found the perfect career path to apply her business and legal skills.

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Toledo Law taught me professionalism and to set high expectations for myself. I learned how to manage my time ... and communicate well.” — Mia Gonzalez '12

Toledo Law is a top school in the nation for practical training, public service, and the greatest resources for women. You'll get access to the vibrant cultural amenities of a big city with the close-knit feel of a small community. Explore our Transcript alumni magazine to read about our incredible alumni network and their global impact. Continue your discovery with our Viewbook, which offers a dynamic guide to life at the college. Learn why more students are choosing Toledo Law.

LEGAL CAREER PATHWAYS

Not every law student has the same needs. Our flexible J.D. program can be tailored to your goals and timetable. We offer full- and part-time options, January or August start dates, and certificates of concentration in diverse legal areas.

J.D. Program

JOINT DEGREES

Toledo Law collaborates with other UToledo colleges to offer J.D. joint degree programs that allow you to earn two graduate degrees at a faster pace, most in as little as three to four years. You can select from a variety of options or customize your own degree.

Joint Degrees

ACADEMIC/BAR SUPPORT

Toledo Law provides resources to ensure your success in the classroom and on the bar exam. We'll prepare you as a first-year student for the demands of law school and help you pass the bar exam with access to mentoring and comprehensive bar review.

Success Programs

24,750+
Student Public
Service Hours
Since 2007

58%
Women in
Entering Class
Fall 2020

89%
Ohio First-Time
Bar Pass Rate
July 2019

$10,000
Median First-Year
Merit Scholarship
Fall 2020

HANDS-ON EXPERIENCE

In today's competitive market, real-world experience is critical. Toledo Law guarantees you access to a live-client legal clinic or externship. We also offer cutting-edge simulation courses, Law Review, and robust appellate and trial advocacy programs.

Experiential Learning

STUDENT LIFE

At Toledo Law, lawyering skills and professionalism are emphasized from day one. Individualize your student experience by participating in activities and student groups that promote collaboration through social, educational, and service opportunities.

Student Life

DIVERSITY & INCLUSION

Toledo Law is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion. Our supportive community fosters respect and open dialogue in course discussions, workshops, and lectures. We're also building programs to increase access to legal education.

Diversity & Inclusion

COVID-19 Response

Toledo Law fall classes resumed on Aug. 17, 2020, in in-person, online, and hybrid formats. In alignment with The University of Toledo's proactive measures to safeguard health and safety, we reopened the law school with many services continuing to operate remotely. Visit the UToledo COVID-19 Response site for critical University updates. For college-specific guidance, review our law academic calendar and law coronavirus FAQ.

Experience Toledo Law

Meet Joshua Williams '20

Joshua went from a homeless high school dropout to a lawyer, but there were challenges and obstacles along the way. He graduated from Toledo Law this past May and spoke with 13abc about his journey. He credits his success to people like Judge Myron Duhart '96, adjunct professor at Toledo Law. Watch Broadcast and Read Story

Experience Toledo Law

Meet Emilie Easton '21

Emilie is from Bedford, Mich. She earned her bachelor's degree in criminology and international affairs from Florida State University. Emilie was selected as one of only two recipients of the 2020 Judge James G. Carr Writing Award for her research paper on best probationary practices for sex-trafficked victim-defendants. Read Story

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Meet Daniela Peric '21

Daniela is a first-generation American, who was the first in her family to graduate from high school and college. Daniela received the 2020 Judge James G. Carr Writing Award for her research paper on land contracts. The award recognizes excellence in faculty-supervised research papers written by continuing law students. Read Story

Last Updated: 11/25/20