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 in January 2015 and continue to do so until the class is full.

Applicants must apply online through the… 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 »

Why Georgia State Law and Atlanta?

Posted On May 2, 2014

Earning an LL.M. degree through Georgia State Law provides many benefits to foreign-trained lawyers. Our recognized strength in experiential learning and practice-focused teaching are particularly important to those seeking exposure to U.S. law practice.

Our students learn how to build upon core skills, increase their ability to think critically and creatively, analyze and break… more »

LL.M. Program

Posted On October 26, 2013

Today’s interconnected world of business and law requires attorneys with global competency. A master of laws (LL.M.) gives foreign-trained lawyers this competency.

Why Georgia State Law?

Georgia State Law offers an LL.M. program specifically for lawyers trained abroad who want to advance their careers with a law degree that can qualify them to practice law… more »