Fordham Announces Winter Institute for Law Students and Grads From Outside the US

Week-long program in New York City to address topics in the US legal system

Fordham Law has announced the launch of a new "Winter Institute" that will cover topics in the US legal system.

The program is one week long and is open to law graduates and students from outside the United States. It will take place in New York City, and include a visit to a court. Beyond introducing participants to the US legal system, the institute will also include optional sessions on applying to LL.M. programs and preparing a US-style resume and cover letter.

Although academic credit will not be awarded, participants who complete at least 80 percent of the required program classes will receive a certificate.

Fordham Law's inaugural Winter Institute will take place between Jan 6 and 14, 2016. 

For more information, please see Fordham Law's Winter Institute webpage.


Image courtesy Fordham Law

Comments


Related Law Schools

New York City, New York 300 Followers 231 Discussions

More LLM News

Summer Law Programs 2020: Legal English & US Law

Feb 13, 2020

More LLM News

LLM Articles

Law Schools Realize the Importance of a Business Mindset

Feb 12, 2020

Manifold LL.M. programs are marrying business and law, which were previously two separate academic disciplines

Intellectual Property LL.M.s are in Vogue

Jan 28, 2020

In a digital economy, protecting knowledge from infringement has become crucial to corporations’ ability to sustain their success. Cue a surge in demand for IP lawyers

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

More Articles

Related Top 10 Lists

More Top 10 Lists