Drake Law School

At Drake Law School, we prepare students to be outstanding lawyers and leaders in their communities.

Study here. Practice anywhere.

Our alumni work in all 50 states and globally in every facet of the legal profession. At Drake Law School, you’ll join this network and benefit from the experience, reach, and camaraderie of Bulldogs around the world.

Generous Scholarships

With reasonable costs, scholarships, and financial aid, we help make law school affordable. In fact, 80 percent of entering students received scholarships in 2017. You'll see why Drake Law School was named a "Best Value Private Law School" by preLaw magazine.

Clinical Programs

Through Drake Law School's eight clinical programs, students have the chance to gain practical experience by working with actual clients. The clinic is open to all students who want to participate.

Career Success & Bar Passage

Drake Law School's employment and bar passage rates are above the national average. Our students are ready to hit the ground running and launch successful careers as soon as they graduate.

#1 City for Young Professionals

As the only law school in Des Moines, Drake Law students have a competitive advantage to clerkships and internships. Come visit the city ranked #1 Best Place for Young Professionals by Forbes.

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Law School News
March 12, 2018
Drake Law School is pleased to announce alumni award winners. Karen Shaff, LW’79, was named the 2018 Alumna of the Year; Kristina Stanger, LW’05, was named the 2018 Recent Alumna of the Year; and Robert Oberbillig, LA'56, LW'58, received the Distinguished Public Service Award.