uToronto, York, McGill, Queen’s named top law schools in Canada

September 20, 2013

Law schools at the University of Toronto, York University, McGill University and Queen’s University have been named the top law schools in Canada in this year’s Maclean’s law school rankings. To come up with its rankings, Maclean’s uses a number of measures from publicly-available data, including elite firm hiring, supreme court clerkships and faculty hiring. Maclean’s also publishes a separate set of rankings for law schools under the civil law system (practiced in Quebec), with McGill, the Université de Montréal and the University of Ottawa taking the top 3 spots in those rankings. Maclean’s