The oldest law faculty in the country and one of the world’s most prestigious, McGill is at the vanguard of legal education McGill Law students hail from across Canada and around the world. They speak an astonishing array of languages, have varied scholarly backgrounds, wide-ranging life experiences, and are deeply engaged in their communities. They come together in their desire to study in an environment that favours knowledge and dialogue. Why do students choose McGill? The Faculty’s unrivalled reputation in Canada and abroad is one reason. The Faculty offers programs attuned to the global environment. Its relatively small size and the diverse backgrounds of both students and professors make it a vigorous and fascinating environment.