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LL.M. Applications: How (and Where!) to Get Great References

Dec 17, 2019

Who should you ask to be a reference? Why are they important?

Should You do an LL.M. or a Two-Year JD?

Nov 08, 2019

A JD costs more than an LL.M., but it opens up career mobility across the US

Beyond the Courtroom: Post-LL.M. Careers Outside of Law

May 06, 2019

The skills one learns through an LL.M. program are highly transferable to many different sectors, from finance and management consulting to academia and publishing

An In-Depth Look at Finance LL.M.s

Sep 04, 2018

To keep up to speed in today’s fast-changing world, LL.M. programs are adapting their finance curriculums to reflect updated needs.

US Student Visas for LL.M. Students

Jan 17, 2018

From the F-1 visa and the I-20 form to the OPT period and the H-1B, essential info for incoming international LL.M. students studying in the US

UK Student Visas for LL.M. Students

Nov 30, 2017

Get into an LL.M. in the UK? Read about Tier 4 visas and working in the country after completing an LL.M.

How an LL.M. in Media and Entertainment Law Can Improve Your Chances of Breaking Into the Industry

Jun 07, 2017

How LL.M. programs all over the world are catering to a growing demand for lawyers skilled in entertainment and media law

How to Pay for Your LL.M.

Oct 31, 2016

Scholarships, savings, loans and employer sponsorships: sometimes all are necessary in order to fund an LL.M.

LL.M. Admissions: Tackling a Low TOEFL or IELTS Score

Jun 29, 2016

How some schools now offer intensive English courses that give students the chance to overcome a low TOEFL or IELTS score

The Wide World of Sports LL.M.s

Dec 01, 2015

A handful of LL.M. programs in the US and Europe are catering to students who want to pursue a legal career in sportsan exciting but competitive field.

5 Questions for an LL.M. Student - Stephanie Marsden

Jul 09, 2013

University of Southern California (USC), LL.M. with an Entertainment Law specialization, 2012-13

Postgraduate Law Diplomas and Certificates: An LL.M. Alternative?

Aug 30, 2012

More law schools are offering shorter and focused qualifications for working lawyers

The Academic Path: Becoming a Law Professor

Mar 02, 2012

For lawyers who want to teach, postgraduate law degrees like the LL.M. or J.S.D. are options, but not the only ones.

Online LL.M. Programs: Learning from Afar, But Not Alone

Nov 22, 2010

When does a distance learning program make sense for a lawyer?

The LL.M. in International Criminal Law

Oct 27, 2010

A closer look at some of the specialized LL.M. programs in this emerging field