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.
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 »
Georgia State University College of Law has introduced a master of law (LL.M.) program for foreign-trained attorneys who want to advance their careers and become eligible to practice law in the United States, with classes beginning in fall 2015.
Students will learn about American law and practice while developing a grasp of U.S.… more »
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 »
If the answer to your question is not found in our LL.M. frequently asked questions, contact the Office of Admissions or the LL.M. program director.
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
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 »
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 »
Georgia State Law’s LL.M. Bar Preparation Track focuses on helping you meet the requirements to sit for the Georgia bar examination, as well as those of other jurisdictions that permit foreign-trained LL.M. students to do… more »
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 »