Made in SF.
Ready for the World.

Proximity matters.

Blocks to U.S. Attorneys Office
Block to City Hall
Blocks to California Supreme Court
Blocks to 9th Circuit Court of Appeals
Blocks to Twitter HQ
Inexpensive restaurants nearby, including the Best Banh Mi Sandwich in America. Source: Yelp

It takes a different kind of lawyer to shape our world.

Look out for how law will be shaped in the 21st century. Look out for the next wave of lawyers. Look out for UC Hastings.

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UC Hastings // Next Wave // San Francisco

Learn more about how UC Hastings is preparing students to harness the power of the next wave, in Academics.

This is why we work for justice.

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This Is Why We Work For Justice

The UC Hastings seal carries the words fiat justitia: Let Justice Be Done. This motto is not a hollow promise; it is who we are and what we do. Learn more about how UC Hastings alumni work for justice, in Outcomes.

We've got spirit, how 'bout you?

After 140 years of teaching law and producing first-class legal scholarship, we began to wonder if perhaps we are just a little too focused. Maybe we should look a little more like other institutions…

Mascot Tryouts

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Mascot Tryouts: UC Hastings

Featuring Associate Dean for Research Scott Dodson: Geoffrey C. Hazard Jr. Distinguished Professor of Law; Author or editor of four books and more than 70 articles on procedure and jurisdiction; and Funky Chicken?

Coach Feldman

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Coach Feldman: UC Hastings

Featuring Lillian Hastings Distinguished Professor of Law Robin Feldman: Director of the Institute for Innovation Law; Author of Rethinking Patent Law (Harvard Press); Cited by White House, Congress, & Courts; and Collegiate Wrestling Coach?

Featured Events

Sep 20

Current Issues in US/Japan Cross-Border IP Disputes

Organized by Setsuo Miyazawa, Senior Professor of Law and Senior Director of the East Asian Legal Studies Program at UC Hastings.

UC Hastings, Alumni Reception Center (ARC)
1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Sep 21

The Law and Politics of Commemoration: The Legacy of Serranus Hastings

The aim of this conference, organized by Professors Emeritus George Bisharat, Shauna Marshall, and Keith Wingate, is to explore the law and politics of commemoration as it pertains to the legacy of Serranus Clinton Hastings.

UC Hastings, Alumni Reception Center (ARC)
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Oct 19

Reunion 2018 – The Great Debate

Watch as Chancellor & Dean David Faigman debates our Moot Court Champions in the 3rd Annual "Great Debate" at UC Hastings. Debate topic to be…

UC Hastings, Alumni Reception Center (ARC)
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Nov 01

Video Game & Digital Media Conference

Presented by UC Hastings with the American Bar Association Forum on the Entertainment and Sports Industries.

UC Hastings College of the Law

Notable & Quotable

“I believe in that old adage that ‘as goes California, so goes the country.'”
U.S. Senator Kamala Harris, Class of  ’89