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 325 Followers 243 Discussions

More LLM News

Twelve Law Schools to Hold a Virtual LL.M. Application Event

Feb 15, 2022

More LLM News

LLM Articles

LL.M. Job Prospects are Still Bright Despite Economic Headwinds

Sep 19, 2022

The uncertain economic environment has led to a slowdown in hiring and pay growth at some Big Law firms. But LL.M. graduates are still sought-after in many practice areas

How to Make Your LL.M. Application Count

Jul 13, 2022

Even in a white-hot job market, there are strong arguments in favor of pursuing an LL.M. degree

The Summer is the Time to Prepare for an LL.M.

Jul 05, 2022

What should incoming law students do to ensure they can hit the ground running when they arrive on campus?

More Articles

Related Top 10 Lists

More Top 10 Lists