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Fast Facts

The Marine Affairs Institute holds a major symposium every other year. These events draw national and international experts in their various fields to RWU Law. Students can attend these symposia for free. Past topics range from fisheries law, climate change and the legacy of the Deepwater Horizon disaster.

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Top 40 Law Schools

Per Capita Productivity of Articles in Top Journals, 1993-2012

Law Schools Outside U.S. News Top 50

The Top 40 Law Schools

1 Yeshiva University (Cardozo) (13.18)
2 Florida State University (12.69)
3 University of St. Thomas (MN.) (11.65)
4 Case Western Reserve University (11.39)
5 University of San Diego (11.30
6 University of Richmond (11.23)
7 Brooklyn Law School (10.16)
8 University of Missouri -- Columbia (9.44)
9 Illinois Institute of Technology (Chicago-Kent) (8.70)
10 University of Cincinnati (8.57)
11 Hofstra University (7.88)
  Seattle University ( 7.87)
13 University of Houston (7.70)
14 DePaul University (7.64)
15 Temple University (7.20)
16 Roger Williams University (6.96)
17 Tulane University (6.72)
  Seton Hall University (6.69)
  University of Nevada -- Las Vegas (6.69)
  University of Tennessee (6.69)
21 University of Pittsburgh (6.61)
22 Rutgers (State University of New Jersey) -- Camden (6.51)
23 Loyola University Chicago (6.46)
24 Loyola Law School -- Los Angeles (5.99)
  University of Miami (5.98)
26 Pennsylvania State University (5.87)
27 Villanova University (5.76)
28 Indiana University -- Indianapolis (5.72)
  Southern Methodist University (5.70)
30 St. John's University (5.58)
  Willamette University (5.56)
32 Rutgers (State University of New Jersey) -- Newark (5.41)
33 University of South Carolina (5.37)
34 Florida International University (5.20)
35 Marquette University (5.12)
36 Michigan State University (5.08)
  Santa Clara University (5.08)
  University of Connecticut (5.06)
39 Drexel University (5.02)
40 University of Toledo (4.91)