Inaugural LL.M. Class Hails from 14 Countries

Folahan Ayeni (M.B.A. ’05, M.P.A. ’13, LL.M. ’16) sat teeming with excitement in Professor Lynn Hogue’s office. She had been waiting 21 years for this moment.

“This is a dream come true,” she said of Georgia State Law’s new LL.M. Program for Foreign-Trained Lawyers. “I thought the… more »

Kadir Has University and GSU Discuss Research Collaborations, Establish Specialized Agreement with L.L.M. Program at College of Law

ATLANTA, GA — Georgia State University welcomed administrators from Kadir Has University (Istanbul, Turkey) on March 16-17 for exploratory discussions on innovative programs, research collaborations, and faculty and student exchange programs with the College of Law, International Initiatives, the Robinson College of Business and faculty members from Georgia… more »

LL.M. Students and the School Year

Posted On May 11, 2014

The full-time LL.M. program must be completed in person. The primary academic semesters are in the fall, from mid-August to early December, and in the spring, from mid-January to early May. Georgia State Law offers limited course offerings during the summer semester, from late May to July, including a study-abroad program, more »

LL.M. Degree Requirements

Posted On May 3, 2014

All students must earn a cumulative grade-point average of C+ (2.3) or better to graduate and are required to take these courses:

Introduction to United States Law Legal Research and Writing

Track 1 requires a minimum of 26 credit hours, inclusive of the required courses. Students are encouraged to write… more »

LL.M. General Information

Posted On May 3, 2014

Tuition and Fees

Consistently ranked a best value, Georgia State Law offers a competitive LL.M. program at a low cost. Our estimated tuition for 2015-16 is:

  *Note that costs may vary based on personal choices. ** Note: Bar Review courses are not offered by the College of Law.

A limited number of tuition waivers… more »

How to Apply for the LL.M.

Posted On May 3, 2014

Things to Know We accept LL.M. students for the fall semester only. We strongly discourage sending supplemental materials after you’ve submitted your application. This includes application addenda and replacement items. The admissions committee will review files starting in January and continue to do so until the class is full each year. 

Applicants must apply online through… more »

Track 1: Specialized LL.M.

Posted On May 2, 2014

Georgia State Law LL.M. graduates will be well equipped to assume leadership positions in their legal institutions, including law firms with an international practice, the judiciary and government, and in law faculties and those of related disciplines in their home countries. Our program will help you achieve this through:

teaching you the skills essential to… more »