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SLS 2Ls and 3Ls return to campus for 2023-24 academic year.

“Innovation” and “interdisciplinary” approaches are not brochure buzzwords for SLS, but galvanizing principles evident in the law school’s steadfast commitment to forging new frontiers.

Rayne Sullivan, JD ’23

SLS Degree Programs

Joint Degree

A hallmark of Stanford University and a distinct strength of Stanford Law, where students can explore the many ways law intersects with other fields.

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One-year master's degree programs and a doctoral degree (JSD) for international graduate students who have earned a law degree outside the United States.

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Learn how George Washington’s letters to America’s Jews reveal the founding ideals of religious liberty and the covenant society. Rabbi Meir Soloveichik’s, this year's featured presenter, provided a fascinating talk for the 2023 Constitution Day lecture hosted by the Stanford ...Constitutional Law Center.

SLS Professors Daniel Ho and Anne Joseph O'Connell along with SLS student Isaac Cui, JD '25, published a SIEPR Policy Brief, "Talent Exchanges for State Governments", calling for an Intergovernmental Personnel Act for the states.

Talent exchanges for state governments


Congress has until September 30th to make federal wildland firefighter pay increases permanent before current pay increases sunset.

A recent Stanford report details how, in addition to inadequate pay, the federal wildland fire workforce is strained by inadequate access to healthcare and ...housing accommodations, among other things. To address current wildfire challenges, the report explains how this workforce must be better supported and expanded to include stewardship-oriented work.