50 years of BYU Law School: An inside look at the charge to teach laws of man in the light of God’s laws

March 23, 2021

Fifty years ago, President Harold B. Lee announced plans to build a law school at the Church’s Provo, Utah, university. Two years later, the J. Reuben Clark Law School welcomed its first class of future attorneys. Since then, thousands of graduates have left distinctive marks on the global legal community and beyond.