Why Georgia State Law and Atlanta?
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.
Through clinics and internships our students go beyond studying legal theories. Georgia State Law students learn how to work collaboratively to make a difference.
They learn how to build upon core skills, increase their ability to think critically and creatively, analyze and break down complex problems and present sustainable solutions.
And, our competitive tuition rates make your Georgia State Law LL.M. a best-value education.
Atlanta is an international city, the hub of the southeastern United States. Georgia has nearly 3,000 foreign-owned business operations representing 58 countries.
The city is home to consulates, trade offices and binational Chambers of Commerce for about 70 countries. Many major corporations have made their national or regional headquarters here, including:
- Coca-Cola Co.
- Delta Air Lines
- Home Depot
- United Parcel Service
Many leading international law firms in the U.S. and Southeast also are based in Atlanta or have regional offices here.
Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport offers nonstop service to 160 U.S. and nearly 70 international destinations in more than 45 countries. Eighty percent of the United States is within two hours flying time to and from Atlanta.