Summary: The Case for exCellenCe
The University of Houston Law Center is a Tier One law school
ranked at No. 56 out of 200 law schools in the nation by U.S.
News & World Report, and one of only eight public law schools
to offer three or more nationally recognized programs (health
law, intellectual property and part-time studies). Students work
toward J.D., LL.M. or joint degrees with other graduate schools
that allow them to earn two degrees in less time. A globally-
recognized faculty and a rigorous, enriching curriculum shape
tomorrow's top lawyers.
housTon's legal ConneCTion
The Health Law & Policy Institute offers future lawyers
supervised field work with government agencies and non-profit
health institutions, including the Texas Medical Center. The
Environment, Energy & Natural Resources Center conducts
research and provides a forum for education and discussion
of the most important energy and environmental issues of the
day. The Institute for Intellectual Property & Information Law is
a recognized global leader in technology and information law,
including patent, copyright, trademark and trade secrets law.