Bloomberg Business names Campbell Law most underrated law school in nation

RALEIGH — Campbell Law School holds the top spot in a list of the 10 most underrated law schools in America as determined by Bloomberg Business. The rankings are derived by analyzing three measurements of success, including student employment outcomes, median scores on the Law School Admission Test, and the number of citations received by an institution’s law review.

The complete rankings are available here.

“It’s exciting for a respected national outlet to share what we’ve been telling folks all along,” said Campbell Law Dean J. Rich Leonard. “Campbell Law is a special place in the middle of a first-class city, and we have a lot to offer the next generation of attorneys and leading legal professionals. This institution has always done things the right way by our students and that commitment continues to this day.

The rankings are based upon a paper published by University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill law professor Alfred Brophy. His work is available here.

This past February The National Jurist tabbed Campbell Law as the second best school in the country for bar exam preparation. Over the course of the past 25 years, 90.89% of Campbell Law graduates have passed the July North Carolina Bar Exam on their first try.