An intensive two –semester program designed to educate foreign- trained attorneys in American Law
Individual academic advisors to offer adequate support in the transition to American legal study
The opportunity to develop a strong professional network
Brings students to Atlanta , one of America’s most vibrant, diverse and innovative cities, offering you unique educational and cultural experiences
The LL.M. for the Practice of Law in the United States aims to educate foreign- trained attorneys on basic principles of American Law. The program will assist foreign lawyers to acquire knowledge of and appreciation for the standards of ethics and expectations of professionalism that are observed in the American bar.
At a Glance
Delivery Method: Residential
Credit Hours: 26
Duration of Studies: Two semesters
Entry Options: Each year in August
LSAC Fees: Document Assembly Service- $75.00, International Transcript and Assembly Service- $125 (Information about LSAC Services and Fees)
Application Fee: $30
Application Deadline: All application materials, including supporting documents and TOEFL scores, must be submitted and fully processed by August 8, 2016. If your application is not complete by August 8 (including your full CAS report), we will automatically defer your application for consideration for Fall 2017 entry.
Program Features: LL.M. students attend classes with J.D. students
Admission Requirement: J.D. equivalent and current authorization to practice law in home country.
Orientation: Introduction to U.S. Legal System and Legal Method, offered in August before matriculation