Program gives students chance to complete both degrees in 7 semesters

Lewis & Clark Law School in Portland, Oregon is beginning a joint JD/LL.M. degree in Environmental & Natural Resources Law this autumn.  While both degrees are pursued separately, this program allows students to receive both degrees in three-and-a-half years instead of four.

According to Lewis & Clark, it is the only such program in the United States.

The joint program is available only to students who get their JD from Lewis & Clark, though graduates of other law schools are welcome to apply for the normal two-semester LL.M. program.

Applicants can apply for the program at the time they apply to the JD program at Lewis & Clark, or after they complete at least two semesters. Students intending to continuing to the LL.M. must maintain a certain grade point average (GPA) during their JD studies.

For more information, please visit the Lewis & Clark Law School website or their full LLM GUIDE directory profile.

Comments


Related Law Schools

Portland, Oregon 26 Followers 19 Discussions

More LLM News

Dec. 3 Conference Focuses on LL.M. Insights

Dec 01, 2021

More LLM News

LLM Articles

Cryptocurrencies Stake a Claim on the LL.M. Curriculum

Dec 06, 2021

Red-hot employer demand pushes law schools to train students to become trusted crypto advisors

Out of the Shadows: Compliance and Risk Management LL.M.s

Dec 02, 2021

Law schools have created new programs to meet an increasing demand for legally trained compliance officers — an overlooked source of competitive advantage

Post-LL.M. Employment Opportunities Blossom for Digital-First Company Lawyers

Nov 17, 2021

In-house legal teams want to use technology to provide better legal strategies and services

More Articles

Related Top 10 Lists

More Top 10 Lists