Great in theory. Even better in practice.
Mitchell Hamline School of Law provides a legal education grounded in legal theory and distinguished by exceptional practical legal training. A forward-thinking, independent law school with a history dating back more than 100 years, we have continually shaped legal education to be relevant to our students, their future clients, and the legal profession. We are committed to making legal education accessible and offer an unmatched number of enrollment options. Our students graduate prepared to put their degree into practice or use their legal training in the profession of their choice.
For more than 100 years, Mitchell Hamline has been committed to experiential, practice-based learning, shaping legal education to meet the needs of our students and the legal community.
Mitchell Hamline’s board of trustees is composed of leaders in the legal profession, business, and the nonprofit sector.
Mitchell Hamline’s HYBRID J.D.℠
A part-time, on-campus/online J.D. program, Mitchell Hamline’s HYBRID J.D. program is the first and only program of its kind at an ABA-approved law school.
Awards, Rankings, and Recognition
Mitchell Hamline is nationally recognized for the quality of its practice-based legal education, inclusive campus culture, and the excellence of its professors.
We believe that diversity, in all of its forms, benefits the classroom, the college, and the legal profession.
Affiliation with Hamline University
Mitchell Hamline is an autonomous, non-profit institution affiliated with Hamline University, providing many benefits to students.