The Master of Laws (LLM) in American Legal Practice degree is designed for students who have completed, at a minimum, a Bachelor of Laws (LLB) degree or its equivalent outside of the United States. The LLM provides these students with a sophisticated knowledge of U.S. legal practice and grounds them in a basic understanding of U.S. law.
For internationally-trained law graduates, the Thomas R. Kline School of Law offers a 24-credit LLM in American Legal Practice. This program can be completed on-campus in one year. Refer to the
Kline School of Law for application requirements and deadlines.