Summer Law Programs 2018: Legal English & US Law

Pre-LL.M. programs on legal English and American law

For non-native English speaking law students, Pre-LL.M. programs offer the chance to improve your language skills so you will be fully prepared for your LL.M. program when it begins in the fall.

Many law schools in the US and UK offer legal English courses over the summer, as well as programs on the local legal systems.

For those who aren’t familiar with US law, a short pre-law program can help them to cover the basics before starting their LL.M. program.

Here we list a number of summer law programs available to students preparing for LL.M. study.

You can also read more about summer law programs on the LLM GUIDE article Summer Law Programs for Incoming LL.M. Students.

LEGAL ENGLISH PROGRAMS

Washington College of Law - American University

Boston University

USC

Yale University

UC San Diego

Duke University

UC Berkeley

UC Davis

Vanderbilt University

Edinburgh University

Brooklyn Law School

Georgia State University

Fordham

George Washington University Law School

Georgetown University

LAW PROGRAMS

Boston University

Columbia University

Oxford University

Oxford Summer Law School runs 5 sessions:

  • Session 1: 1 July – 14 July
  • Session 2: 15 July – 28 July
  • Session 3: 29 July – 11 August
  • Session 4: 12 August – 25 August
  • Session 5: 26 August – 8 September

Yale University

Cambridge University

Washington University

UC Davis

Widener University

Bucerius

Cardozo

Cornell University

Fordham

Penn Law

Ohio State - Moritz College of Law

George Washington University Law School


Image: University of Virginia School of Law, Library CC BY 2.0 (cropped)

Comments


Related Law Schools

Washington, District of Columbia 181 Followers 179 Discussions
Washington, District of Columbia 1045 Followers 918 Discussions
Boston, Massachusetts 329 Followers 342 Discussions
Los Angeles, California 318 Followers 226 Discussions
San Diego, California 87 Followers 77 Discussions
Durham, North Carolina 382 Followers 297 Discussions
Berkeley, California 1194 Followers 568 Discussions
Davis, California 81 Followers 54 Discussions
Nashville, Tennessee 145 Followers 140 Discussions
Edinburgh, United Kingdom 401 Followers 477 Discussions
Full Profile
Brooklyn, New York 67 Followers 7 Discussions
Atlanta, Georgia 6 Followers 0 Discussions
New York City, New York 305 Followers 235 Discussions
Washington, District of Columbia 351 Followers 321 Discussions
New York City, New York 1385 Followers 1007 Discussions
Oxford, United Kingdom 797 Followers 812 Discussions
New Haven, Connecticut 327 Followers 368 Discussions
Cambridge, United Kingdom 762 Followers 732 Discussions
Wilmington, Delaware 18 Followers 12 Discussions
Hamburg, Germany 88 Followers 47 Discussions
New York City, New York 126 Followers 122 Discussions
Ithaca, New York 499 Followers 314 Discussions
Columbus, Ohio 39 Followers 29 Discussions
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 819 Followers 478 Discussions

More LLM News

Various Law Schools in California to Hold LL.M. Info Events Online

Jan 14, 2021

More LLM News

LLM Articles

Legal Technology LL.M.s help Students Succeed as Digital Lawyers

Jan 15, 2021

The key asset that digital lawyers possess is not technology, but their mindset

Tax Law LL.M.s get ready for Digitization

Jan 06, 2021

Law schools are launching new LL.M.s, in part to help lawyers keep up with the digitization of taxation

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

More Articles

Related Top 10 Lists

More Top 10 Lists