The lawyer’s role in our global business environment has never been more critical. Today’s market offers unprecedented challenges and opportunities to lawyers in the face of mergers and acquisitions, emerging markets and industries and ever-changing regulations. At Seton Hall Law, we prepare legal practitioners with an eye and mind for shaping legal and policy issues from the boardroom, to nonprofits, to the evolving practices in our financial markets, to the complex compliance requirements affecting regulated industries.
Seton Hall Law faculty comprises nationally and internationally respected experts in corporate, employment, tax, environmental, financial, and commercial law including specialties in securities and bankruptcy. Our home in New Jersey places us within the nation’s largest business corridor – more than 20 percent of the world's Fortune 500 companies are headquartered in or near the state. Just a short 15 minute ride to Wall Street, our location also offers students the opportunity to obtain highly sought-after externships with the Securities and Exchange Commission and the New York Stock Exchange.