Pitt Law offers a world-class law education, advances and transforms society and the law; partners with communities and develops and manages sustainable resources. The University of Pittsburgh School of Law was founded in 1895 to prepare students for their careers as lawyers and leaders in society and the legal profession. We are known fortheir scholarship and are highly respected worldwide. Our curriculum is based on the fundamentals but embraces innovation. It focuses on topics such as conflict resolution, cyber security, and the commercialization of new technologies.