New program will begin in autumn 2011, with 8 concentrations available
The one-year program - the first at UNC - will begin in the autumn of 2011 with a small cohort of students (three to seven), eventually rising to 25 students per year.
LL.M. students in this program will take most classes alongside JD students, and will be able to concentrate their studies in one of eight areas of law: Corporate and Commercial Law, Banking and Finance, Intellectual Property, Environmental Law, Health Care Law, Human Rights and Civil Rights Law, International and Comparative Law, and Public Law and Regulation.
The program still awaiting approval from the American Bar Association, which the school says is expected in January 2011.
For more information, please visit the program website.
Related Law Schools
More LLM News
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
LL.M. Programs Focus on International Law in a Globalized World
Jun 18, 2021
Academic institutions are equipping students with the skills to operate in this evolving and complex environment