Drake's rich tradition as one of the 25 oldest law schools in the country is complemented by modern facilities and an innovative curriculum that prepares you for practice. Drake Law School trains students for a wide variety of legal careers that have taken them across the country and around the world. Drake's location in Des Moines -- the capital's only law school -- offers you a competitive edge when seeking internships and clerkships. Just one of the many highlights of Drake Law School. Our diverse student body comes from all over the nation, bringing a variety of perspectives, talents and attributes.