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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.

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.

Are Law School Rankings Relevant for LL.M. Programs?

Oct 20, 2016

What law school rankings can tell prospective LL.M. students

Using the LL.M. to Take the American Bar Exam

Sep 19, 2016

Foreign-trained lawyers can use LL.M.s to gain bar eligibility in several US states, but should beware that eligibility requirements are continuously evolving.

LL.M.s in China: Studying Law in a Whirlwind Economy

Sep 06, 2016

Western students can use an LL.M. to learn more about China’s evolving legal system. But for lawyers who want to work in the country, there are a few things to keep in mind.

LL.M.s in Germany: Learning Law in Europe’s Biggest Economy

Aug 04, 2016

Students flock from all over the world to learn how law and economy intersect in the heart of Europe.

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