Areas of Study

With your law degree from the USF School of Law, you can take your career down myriad paths. Whether you enter law school with a clear career direction or you hone your focus over the course of your education, USF offers numerous ways to explore new opportunities and delve deeply into the areas of the law that most interest you.

Along the way, student organizations will motivate you to explore practice areas and provide support as you navigate career options. Clinics and externships will supply you with the practical experience to help you succeed in your career.

Working on a journal, you can hone your writing skills while examining the theoretical foundation of the law you will practice. Centers and special programs will round out your experience, providing opportunities to further develop legal skills and network with the alumni community and practitioners. And during your years at the law school and beyond, our faculty experts will be there to guide you on your path.

Explore the links on the right to learn more. 

Julie NiceWhat I love about USF School of Law is a faculty that excels at engaging with students, a diverse student body that offers an incredible variety of perspectives, and a collaborative student culture that has emerged organically.

HERBST FOUNDATION PROFESSOR OF LAW JULIE NICE