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After a Pandemic Boom, LL.M. Applications Slow Down

Oct 04, 2022

There remain strong arguments for enrolling in law school, even in a hot job market

LL.M. Job Prospects are Still Bright Despite Economic Headwinds

Sep 19, 2022

The uncertain economic environment has led to a slowdown in hiring and pay growth at some Big Law firms. But LL.M. graduates are still sought-after in many practice areas

Law Schools Place a Sharper Focus on Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG)

Sep 06, 2022

ESG and political questions can have huge ramifications for a firm’s image, its regulatory relationships and even its profitability

How to Become a Lawyer in Australia or New Zealand after an LL.M.

Aug 11, 2022

Seen as a gateway to the fast-growing economies of Asia, Australia and New Zealand offer attractive career and lifestyle perks in their own right

Pandemic Accelerates Growth of Online and Hybrid LL.M.s

Aug 02, 2022

Coronavirus forced law schools to rapidly rethink the way they teach and deliver their flagship programs

How to Make Your LL.M. Application Count

Jul 13, 2022

Even in a white-hot job market, there are strong arguments in favor of pursuing an LL.M. degree

The Summer is the Time to Prepare for an LL.M.

Jul 05, 2022

What should incoming law students do to ensure they can hit the ground running when they arrive on campus?

LL.M. Demand Bounces Back from Covid Dip

Jun 21, 2022

There’s resurgent demand for graduate law school education in different formats as economies exit the coronavirus pandemic and academic institutions loosen admissions requirements

How to Turn Your LL.M. Internship Into a Full-time Job

Jun 14, 2022

Internships are one of the main routes back into the legal profession, but getting hired is not easy

How LL.M. Programs Foster Trust and Transparency

Jun 07, 2022

Law school training is evolving to focus on skills such as diplomacy and negotiation as demand grows for lawyers in areas such as sustainability and transnational business

Post-LL.M. Career Paths Diversify

May 25, 2022

There’s been a great expansion of evermore lucrative career paths for graduates of LL.M. programs, particularly in corporate law, ESG practice areas and legal technology

Why LL.M. Students Need Digital Skills

May 04, 2022

Employer demand is rising for lawyers that can work with technology and data while safeguarding privacy and security

Why Diversity of Thought Matters in LL.M. programs

Apr 21, 2022

LL.M. students are drawn from a wide array of practice areas and countries and backgrounds, adding significant value to the student experience

Cross-Disciplinary is the Gold Standard of LL.M. Learning

Apr 06, 2022

Diversity of thought is essential to generating effective solutions for today’s unique problem

Extracurricular Activities Support Post-LLM Careers

Mar 16, 2022

From startup incubators to mooting competitions and academic journals, participating in extra activities during your LL.M. degree is essential