Real World Opportunities

In moot court, law journals, clinical practice, and field placements, you’ll gain knowledge and experience that will serve you when you become a practicing lawyer in the world.

Iowa Law is an ideal place to study law: small enough that your professors will know you well, yet large enough to be nationally renowned and a launchpad for opportunity.


Research Assistants

Work directly with law faculty

LRA positions are available with a variety of faculty members and are a wonderful way to enhance both our law students’ legal education and add experience to their résumés.


Legal Clinic

Hands-on legal experience

The clinic operates as a law firm within the walls of the Boyd Law Building, offering students the opportunity to put their legal skills to use in a variety of practice areas and venues.

Citizen Lawyer Program Volunteering Uptown Bill's Coffeeshop

Citizen Lawyer Program

Service for the public good

CLP offers opportunities for pro bono work, highlights Iowa Law students’ service to the community, and introduces students to the values of the profession.

Stella Elias teaching in London

Global Study

Opportunities to study law abroad

A variety of opportunities are available to study across the world, including the London Law Program, Summer Program in France, and exchange programs from Beijing, China to Vienna, Austria.