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How to Become a Lawyer in Mainland Europe After an LL.M.

Jul 19, 2021

A law degree can smooth the path to practice and help students gain admission to the bar

How to Become a Lawyer in Latin America After an LL.M.

Jul 05, 2021

There are opportunities for foreign lawyers to make their mark in these diverse and dynamic legal markets

How to Become a Lawyer in Asia After an LL.M.

Jun 15, 2021

The career opportunities in the dynamic legal markets of Asia are bountiful

How to Become a Lawyer in Canada

Dec 31, 2020

An LL.M is not a requirement but it’s certainly an asset

Post-LL.M. Careers: Restructuring, Employment law, Distressed M&A and Other Bright Spots on the Legal Job Market

Dec 10, 2020

Yes, legal services have suffered – but it’s not all doom and gloom. Several recession-proof sectors are seeing a spike in demand

LL.M. Students Face an Uncertain Legal Job Market

Sep 02, 2020

With US states postponing bar exams and internships being shortened, the jobs outlook for fresh graduates and current students looks bleak

Post-LL.M. Careers in Canada

Aug 26, 2020

Law firms plan to ramp up recruitment, and there are a wide range of opportunities across the stable Canadian economy

5 Questions for an LL.M. Graduate — Bela Karmel

Jun 29, 2020

Originally from Bulgaria, Karmel pursued an LL.M. from UC Berkeley, passed the California bar exam and is now working at a law firm in San Francisco

Post-LL.M. Careers in Big Law: Latham & Watkins

Jun 18, 2020

With offices or regional teams on every continent and a considerable amount of acclaim behind them, working at Latham & Watkins is a dream for many students currently pursuing an LL.M.

Inside out: How to Become a Legal Intrapreneur

Jan 22, 2020

Law firms no longer just care about who bills the most hours: they want people who can provide new lucrative opportunities for the firm

Post-LL.M. Careers in Big Law: Jones Day

Jan 14, 2020

Although an LL.M. is not required to work at Jones Day, one can come in handy. Here are some tips for how to leverage your LL.M. to land a job at the firm.

Why LL.M. Grads are Leaving Big Law Firms and Moving In-House

Dec 04, 2019

Many top law school graduates are attracted by the more diverse and dynamic general counsel jobs

Should you do an LL.M. or a GDL?

Nov 14, 2019

An LL.M. is valuable, but it does not give you the right to practice law in the UK. A GDL does.

As UK Law Firms Enjoy the Boom Times, How Can You Become a Lawyer in the UK?

Aug 06, 2019

The Brexit vote has led to a surge in law firm revenue and hiring, driving up the popularity of UK law schools. But LL.M. programs typically do not qualify one to practice law in the UK. Here’s what you need to do to qualify

Securing Post LL.M. Work Visas

May 27, 2019

An overseas LL.M. can provide the local knowledge and networks to land a local job. We’ve done the research on visa rules, so that you don’t have to