exterior entrance of Fauteux Hall, home of the Faculty of Law

Faculty of Law - Common Law

As a global and national leader in a variety of fields, Common Law offers specializations in Dispute Resolution, Environmental Law, International Trade, Business and Human Rights Law, Social Justice, Technology Law, Public Law and Aboriginal Law.
Ian G. Scott courtroom
Writing

Summer 2022 LSAT Prep Course

The Common Law Section is offering a free LSAT Prep Course for prospective applicants who have experienced systemic barriers to education. The course begins in July and we still have places available! Click here to learn more.
Summer 2022 LSAT Prep Course
front desk area of the academic affairs office and student centre

Student Centre

Find everything you need on programs offered by the Common Law Section, information about the admissions process, financial aid and awards, courses and active learning opportunities, and every detail related to enrolment.
Visit the Student Centre

Contact us

Faculty of Law, Common Law Section

Fauteux Hall
57 Louis Pasteur St
Ottawa, Ontario
K1N 6N5

Tel.: 613-562-5794
Fax: 613-562-5124

Follow our professors!

Admissions

Email: [email protected]
Tel.: 613-562-5800 ext. 3270
Fax: 613-562-5124

We offer Zoom Office hours every: 

  • Monday : 2:00 - 3:00 pm
  • Tuesday : 9:30 - 10:30 am
  • Thursday : 9:00 - 10:00 am

Indigenous affirmation

We pay respect to the Algonquin people, who are the traditional guardians of this land. We acknowledge their longstanding relationship with this territory, which remains unceded.

 

We pay respect to all Indigenous people in this region, from all nations across Canada, who call Ottawa home.

 

We acknowledge the traditional knowledge keepers, both young and old. And we honour their courageous leaders: past, present, and future.

Learn more.