Georgia State University Adds LL.M. Concentrations in IP Law, Environmental and Land-Use Law

The Atlanta, Georgia law school is expanding its offering for domestic US students

Georgia State University College of Law in Atlanta will soon offer two new concentrations on its LL.M. program.

From August 2018, LL.M. students will be able to choose concentrations in Intellectual Property Law or Environmental and Land-Use Law.

In the Intellectual Property (IP) concentration, students will learn how to apply legal concepts in different IP settings, including prosecution, litigation and transactional work.

Meanwhile, in the concentration in Environmental and Land-Use Law students will learn to work collaboratively with planners, engineers, developers and government officials, while using their legal skills.

The two new LL.M. concentrations offered alongside three existing concentrations that were aimed at foreign lawyers. The school says the new additions will allow American-trained lawyers to further their legal training in one of the two specific areas.

For more information, see the program website.


Image: Atlanta, Georgia by Hafiz Issadeen CC BY 2.0 (cropped)

Comments


Related Law Schools

Atlanta, Georgia 6 Followers 0 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