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Fordham Law is located in the heart of one of the world's greatest cities.

New York City—teeming with energy and opportunity—offers you an unparalleled launching point for your legal career. Fordham Law's campus on Manhattan's Upper West Side‚ just across the street from Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts.

When you attend Fordham Law in New York City, you open countless professional avenues:

  • meaningful real-world lawyering experiences.
  • networking opportunities within the City's robust legal community.
  • career prospects in top firms and influential government and nonprofit organizations.

Fordham Law helps form the center of a legal community unrivaled in scale and scope.

Students seeking big firm experience choose Fordham Law because of its big New York City connections.

Students who want to pursue public interest law benefit from an extensive network of nonprofit and government organizations ranging from the Legal Aid Society to the United Nations. In New York City, where the local residents reflect the world's rich diversity, meaningful service opportunities abound for a multitude of legal and social issues.

Students focused on careers in finance and business—from small, locally owned enterprises to large, global corporations—find a wealth of resources and connections to advance their interests.

Attending Fordham Law in New York is much more than having access to excellent legal opportunities. The city itself serves as the ultimate teacher.

Fordham Law students have endless opportunities to explore the city and enjoy all that it has to offer: Central Park, Broadway, the Tribeca Film Festival, the New York Yankees, MoMA, Chinatown, Greenwich Village, Chelsea, Hell's Kitchen. The list of things to do and icons to see is exhaustive.

A lifetime is not time enough to experience the thousands of exciting, unforgettable diversions found in virtually every corner of New York City.

New York City is one of the world's gateway cities. With an education from Fordham Law, students can go anywhere their interests and skills take them.

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