Themis School of Law is Karachi's premier law school, offering the LLB (Hons) Programme of the University of London, combined with a Pakistan Legal Skills Course and various other innovative Supplementary Law Programmes for the skills and professional development of its students.
At Themis, YOU are our focus. Consistently ranked for our teaching excellence, leading faculty, and outstanding results, we offer an extraordinary law school experience to produce world-class professionals, lawyers and leaders.
Themis School of Law consistently proves itself to be the leading law school in Karachi, Pakistan. Our sustained commitment to excellence in teaching, providing support to students and administrative processes have enabled our students to perform exceptionally in the LLB Programme of the University of London.
Since 2015, Themis School of Law has maintained its standards of excellence in imparting education through an outstanding faculty supplemented with up-to-date resource materials.
Themis (pronounced: thee-mis) is an ancient Greek term relating to law, fairness, justice and provider of good counsel. The common representation of the term can be seen outside courtrooms in the form of a blindfolded lady holding scales of justice in one hand and a sword in the other.
At Themis School of Law, our mission is the education and training of students in a progressive and innovative manner in order that they become outstanding lawyers and leaders in their chosen profession and thereby make a valuable contribution to our society.
With a team of professionally qualified lecturers and tutors leading your classes, you will be part of an established teaching methodology that focuses on the knowledge and practical skills proven to develop a successful career.
Our faculty members are amongst the most distinguished legal practitioners in Pakistan. These practitioners are also passionate teachers who look forward to the joy derived by teaching.
Themis School of Law publishes the Themis Law Journal, Themis Prospectus and the Themis Newsletter on annual and periodical basis. Our publications consist of extensive information and knowledge about the University of London Law programmes, Themis School of Law as an institute, current affairs and much more. Students and Alumni of Themis School of Law provides various articles pertaining to their law school experience and journey. The Faculty Members provides articles regarding their invaluable practical experience in the legal world and study tips and techniques for the law students. The aim of our publications is to provide a forum for the widest discussion of law and the legal world.
Open up our prospectus to get a valuable insight into all that Themis School of Law has to offer. As you go through, you will find information that best describes what you are looking for.
Access the Themis Newsletter, a student led publication encompassing the latest updates of the fun and exciting events and activities as organized by various student societies.
Themis Law Journal (TLJ) is a peer-reviewed annual legal periodical which publishes articles, notes, comments, judicial decisions and legislative review on all aspects of law.
Themis School of Law has designed and introduced the 'Pakistani Legal Skills Course', a unique and first of its kinds course for the University of London law students. This foundational certificate course is intended to equip our undergraduate law students to gain essential knowledge of the Pakistani legal system and develop competence in practical legal skills which are required for law practice in Pakistan.
Critical Thinking Sessions are another unique initiative of Themis School of Law. This supplementary programme allows our law students to enter into intellectual discourse on topics ranging from politics and governance to euthanasia and abortion. These Sessions involve logic as well as creativity.
Themis Law Clinic is a clinical legal education programme designed to introduce our students to real-life legal issues that are prevalent in our society. The primary objective of Themis Law Clinic is to provide pro bono legal services, including advising and counselling, to local people who need legal advice and representation but cannot afford it.
Introduction to Law is a mandatory module for first year LLB students which provides a basic introduction to the study of law and enables students to see the breadth of issues that law touches on. This module helps to facilitate an understanding of the principle legal issues which arise in various contexts and aids students in the development of critical perspectives. This module ensures that students gain a fundamental understanding of the Pakistani legal system along with the nature and methods of law and academic legal study in preparation for parallel and subsequent legal study.
Advocacy lies at the heart of the legal field and is a prime pre requisite for a successful legal career. At Themis School of Law, increasing emphasis is placed on the development of student’s advocacy skills in written as well as oral advocacy. This module aims to enhance the persuasion skills of students backed by logical reasoning. The module allows students with the opportunity to engage with court room advocacy in the form of submissions, witness handling, delivering compelling opening and closing statements along with client conferencing. The course provides transferable and extremely useful skills to students in any field requiring clear exposition and persuasion.
The phenomenal results produced by us, the quality of our faculty members, the innovative supplementary law programmes, purpose built campus, student support and extensive guidance provided, it is no wonder that in past and present students are delighted to study with us. From dedicated internal and external moot court competitions to smoothie making competitions, from purely criminal mock trials to table tennis competitions - life at Themis covers it all. Our dedicated Week of Welcome focuses on making the new batch welcome at Themis by involving our student body to mix and mingle and make friends that will last a lifetime. Similarly, during the course of your degree we offer a range of activities and events to make sure you have a full and well-rounded experience. We also have a range of different societies, sports teams, charity events, musical nights, drama and social activities guaranteed to provide you a wonderful student experience.
Themis School of Law, the premier and leading law school of Karachi since 2015, provides a state-of-the-art learning environment at its dedicated law school campus in the heart of the city. From offering spacious and technologically-integrated classrooms to independent study carrels, our aim is to provide a space where our students can learn and grow, both professionally and personally.
Come visit us and see for yourself why Themis School of Law is the leading choice of students seeking to avail the best law school experience.
Themis Career Services is here to help you with professional career advice, provide countless resources, coaching and support. We can help you find work experience during the course of your studies and receive advice on placement opportunities upon graduation. Themis School of Law Career Services is dedicated to providing our student body with the best in the market. With a 85% employment rate, we are confident that we will help you get equipped with the knowledge and skills to fulfill your career ambitions. Our unrivalled legal expertise and a focus on your future employability is the first step on the ladder to your road of success.
Our career services offer different programs in which our students intern at leading firms / organisations in Karachi such as: