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Online and Hybrid LL.M. Programs: The Best of Both Worlds

By Seb Murray on Jan 04, 2019

A number of law schools across the globe are creating courses that mix online and on-campus learning as students demand greater flexibility

Why You Should do an LL.M. in London

By Seb Murray on Dec 20, 2018

Brexit has made the courses cheaper for international students, and London remains a multicultural metropolis

Working in Big Law: What is it Really Like?

By Seb Murray on Oct 23, 2018

The paychecks are lavish, but the work can be punishing

LL.M.s in Health Law: Keeping Up With An Industry In Flux

By Vanessa Ellingham on Oct 12, 2018

The study of health and medical law is very industry-specific, so getting to know that industry inside and out is vital if you are to have a successful career in the field.

LL.M.s in Business / Commercial Law: Helping Lawyers Manage Complexity

By Seb Murray on Sep 21, 2018

Lawyers are doing increasingly complex work, spurring demand for courses covering contracts, transactions, tax and more

The Value of an LL.M. in Financial Regulation in a Post-Financial Crisis World

By Seb Murray on Sep 14, 2018

Globalization and the digital revolution have spurred demand for specialist lawyers drafting statutes to prevent another economic meltdown

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

By B. Xu on 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.

How Your Class Rank Affects Your LL.M. Admissions Chances

By Vanessa Ellingham on Aug 02, 2018

What is class rank and how does it impact your application? We ask admissions teams what they’re looking for – and what else you can do to stand out

How to Get an LL.M. Scholarship

By Vanessa Ellingham on Jul 24, 2018

In-school and external scholarships for LL.M. students

Five Ways to Use the Summer to Prepare for Your LL.M.

By Vanessa Ellingham on Jul 13, 2018

You’ve gotten into the LL.M. program of your dreams. What now? Here’s how to best use the summer before law school.

5 Questions for an LL.M. Student in China—Alejandra Tapia

By B. Xu on Jun 14, 2018

An LL.M. graduate lends some insight and advice on studying in China.

Working in the US after an LL.M.

By Vanessa Ellingham on Jun 08, 2018

Finding work in the US post-LL.M. can be a challenge. In the cases where LL.M.s have been successful, how has it worked?

An In-depth Look at LL.M.s in China

By B. Xu on May 18, 2018

A look at the LL.M. landscape in China, and some employment opportunities for graduates.

How to Apply For An LL.M. Scholarship

By B. Xu on Apr 04, 2018

Here’s a look at what’s available, and how you can improve your chances of securing one.

Working in the UK after an LL.M.

By Vanessa Ellingham on Mar 19, 2018

Finishing up an LL.M. in the UK and decided you want to stay on? Here’s how to get a visa, find work and be admitted to the bar in the UK