Memphis Law has the #1 ranked facility in the nation.

It makes it easier to be inspired when you are surrounded by the finest technology and facilities in the entire U.S. legal education system*. Located in downtown Memphis, the Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law is simply jaw dropping. But it's the education and rich experiences you will receive here that will transform you. Being located in the nation's 20th largest city puts us in a position of influence. As the only law school in Memphis and one of the largest in Tennessee, Memphis Law gives students unparalleled opportunities for success. Memphis is home to several major corporate world headquarters, three Fortune 500 companies, a dynamic healthcare community including 25 hospitals and one of the world's leading healthcare research facilities, and an extensive and diverse legal community, including some of nation's and region's most prominent law firms.

Memphis Law's location will impact the education and experience you receive during your three years here; in turn, that education and experience will help you succeed wherever you go after law school. Memphis makes the difference. Memphis Law is an exceptional HOME and LOCATION, DEDICATED to student-focused, experiential learning. We're ENGAGED with the community and offer you a tradition of SUCCESS.

*PreLaw, 2014

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Accreditations and Memberships

The University of Memphis is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, telephone number 404.679.4501) to award bachelor's, first professional, master's, educational specialist, doctoral degrees, and graduate certificates.

The University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law is accredited by the American Bar Association (ABA) and is a member of the Association of American Law Schools (AALS). The ABA may be contacted at: Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admission to the Bar, 321 N. Clark Street, Chicago, IL 60654-7598, telephone 312.988.6738. The AALS may be contacted at 1614 20th Street, NW; Washington, DC 20009, telephone 202.296.8851;