The Department of Law and Legal Studies is the biggest and most vibrant centre for interdisciplinary Legal Studies research and teaching in North America.  With over 35 full-time professors, and practitioners in areas of private practice, government and non-governmental organizations, our instructors reflect our commitment to interdisciplinary research and instruction.

Included among our areas of teaching and research are Crime, Governance and SecurityGlobalization, International Law and Transnational JusticeCitizenship, Human Rights and Political EconomyGender, Sexuality and IdentityLaw, History, Culture and Humanities; and Conflict Resolution.

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Law Courses

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