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Juris Masters, MSLs and Beyond: Master of Laws Programs for Non-Law Graduates

Aug 21, 2017

What’s the difference between an LL.M. and a Juris Master? What about a Master of Studies in Law (MSL)? And who’s allowed to apply for what?

How the Trump Ban Will Affect LL.M. Students

Aug 08, 2017

What are the ramifications for LL.M. applicants and students?

LL.M. Applications: The Personal Statement

Jul 31, 2017

Here are some tips from admissions officials to help guide you through the process.

What Can I Do With An LL.M.?

Jul 10, 2017

We meet three LL.M. graduates to find out what they’ve done with their degrees

5 Questions for a Tech Lawyer—Patrick Gibbs

Jul 04, 2017

Gibbs, in-house counsel at a tech startup, talks about what life is like for a lawyer specializing in technology law

A Fresh Look at Technology LL.M.s

Jun 26, 2017

A look at technology-focused LL.M. programs that prepare students for the spectrum of legal work in the sector.

5 Questions About the US Energy Law Landscape—Bret Wells at UHLC

Jun 09, 2017

In the Trump era, what can LL.M. students expect going into a career in energy law?

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

Energy Law LL.M.s: A Closer Look

May 08, 2017

With global energy consumption going up, LL.M. programs specializing in Energy Law can give lawyers a step up in navigating the complex and ever-evolving industry.

LL.M. Programs in New Zealand: An Internationally Recognized Education in a Native English Environment

Mar 06, 2017

New Zealand offers law students the chance to study among native English speakers, as well as cultural diversity and idyllic scenery.

LL.M.s in the Netherlands: Getting International Perspective in the Home of the ICC and the Peace Palace

Feb 20, 2017

With the softening of a law making it easier for international students to get work experience while they study, the Netherlands has become an even more attractive country to study law.

Preventing Future Breaches: LL.M.s in Cybersecurity

Feb 06, 2017

With data breaches and privacy issues on the rise, an LL.M. in Cybersecurity could lend an upper hand for those seeking an edge in a burgeoning field.

In-Depth: The American Bar Exam

Jan 07, 2017

Confused about the differences between the UBE and MBE? Don’t know if you’re eligible to take the bar exam? You’re not alone. A guide to help LL.M. students and graduates navigate the US bar exam.

Brexit Could Shake Up LL.M. Programs

Nov 29, 2016

Officials at LL.M. programs in the UK and Europe say that Brexit could affect enrollment, research funding, curriculum and more.

LL.M.s in Corporate Compliance

Nov 17, 2016

Law programs focusing on corporate compliance are growing in popularity following the financial regulatory reforms of the past decade.