The University of Toronto, Faculty of Law is widely recognized as Canada’s top law school, and ranks among the very best in the world. GPLLM students learn from the very best we have to offer, including our world renowned full-time faculty, adjunct faculty (who are leading experts in industry, government and business), and distinguished visiting Faculty who bring their global experience and insight into the classroom.

Full-Time Faculty

Our faculty members enjoy an international reputation for their rigorous scholarship, teaching excellence, and contributions to the legal framework in Canada. Widely published in books and the leading law journals, our faculty members are also regular recipients of prestigious prizes and fellowships that recognize their rigorous scholarship. Their commitment to scholarly work is complemented by their active engagement in current public policy issues. 

Some of our full-time faculty include: 

Adjunct Faculty

The law school’s proximity to Toronto’s downtown commercial core and Federal and Provincial courts makes it possible for leading members of the bar and bench to make a significant contribution to the teaching program and to social life at the Faculty as teachers, guest speakers, workshop participants, and more.

Some of our adjunct faculty include:

Distinguished Visitors

The Distinguished Visiting Faculty program brings leading scholars and jurists to the law school each year from within Canada and around the world. The GPLLM welcomes these faculty into the classroom to share their knowledge, insight and experience with our students in class, workshops and informal discussion opportunities.