Rated the #1 online law school

Best Value Schools awarded UNH Franklin Pierce School of Law its #1 spot as a "best online" law school for 2022

A top school for intellectual property law

preLaw Magazine awarded UNH Franklin Pierce School of Law an A+ in Spring 2022 edition

Top 10 in U.S. for IP for more than 30 years in a row

#8 in Intellectual Property according to 2023 U.S. News and World Report

Student Spotlight

Mohak Rana

Mohak Rana on finding his niche

Jo Edgeland

Jo Egeland on launching a career in public service

Matt Middleton

Matt Middleton on carving a career in patent law


  • The Legal Impact: The State of Bail Reform
    Professor Buzz Scherr discusses how the bail system works, the impact of reforms, and the work New Hampshire has done in this realm.
  • Three Observations about Justice Alito’s Draft Opinion in Dobbs
    In commentary for the New Hampshire Bulletin, Rudman Center Director John Greabe shares three observations about Justice Alito’s draft opinion leaked from the U.S. Supreme Court on May 2.
  • UNH Franklin Pierce School of Law Forty-Seventh Commencement
    The tent, waters, and cooling packs tempered the hot, but otherwise gorgeous, sunny Commencement Day on Saturday, May 21. One hundred and sixteen students—including 13 of our inaugural Hybrid JD graduating class and 24 Daniel Webster Scholar Honors Program students who were sworn in the day before—gathered to celebrate the remarkable achievement of earning a degree from UNH Franklin Pierce School of Law.