Founded in 1872, Boston University School of Law is a top-tier law school with a faculty recognized nationally for exceptional teaching and preeminent scholarship. You can explore virtually any area of the law in 200+ classes and seminars, 24 clinics and externships , and 21 study abroad opportunities. BU Law offers a full-time JD degree , five LLM degrees , and 17 dual degrees . With the support of a global network of nearly 24,000 alumni and a robust Career Development & Public Service Office , our graduates achieve remarkable career success. BU Law is located in the heart of Boston and housed in the ultra-modern Sumner M. Redstone Building and Law Tower .