Wednesday, June 5, 2019

University of San Diego School of Law - LLM Concentrations

The University of San Diego School of Law is pleased to offer many Concentrations for LLM students. 

The LLM in Comparative Law program offers 6 optional concentration areas:

- Business & Corporate Law
- Criminal Law
- Environmental & Energy Law
- Intellectual Property Law
- International Law
- Taxation

When a student completes a concentration, it is noted on the official transcript and the student also receives a Certificate of Concentration (in addition to the LLM diploma).
 Law School Library at USD

Tuesday, June 4, 2019

Factors to consider for an LL.M

Factors to consider for an LL.M
There are  many factors to take in to account. Forgetting about the basics like price, the task of leaving home and the inescapable need to master the English language, there are other huge factors to examine; is it ABA accredited? What are the employment prospects like? Is the faculty reliable?

This is a controversial, yet undeniably vital topic. A lot of people argue that law school rankings are unfair, biased or completely wrong. However, the schools that are truly good will always be near the top. There are about 200 ABA-approved law schools in the U.S.

Ask yourself where you see yourself spending the next year of your life, possibly longer if a job opportunity arises after graduation.
Another thing to consider is the type of atmosphere you want your U.S. graduate experience to be like. Do you want a campus atmosphere or a city life.

Career Services
The general assumption is that anyone who goes to law school would like to get a good job in the legal arena, right? It’s a lot easier to get this when you have a good career service behind you. The faculty of the law schools you are considering need to be at the top of their game, with extensive knowledge of both the law and the legal industry. There needs to be communication from the faculty with alumni and other contacts. This provides the groundwork for your future opportunities and employment.
. They can range from $25,000 to as much as $82,000 in the USA. Law school tuition can seem insane, but there is help available.
A scholarship greatly aids you in your attempt to pay off tuition fees and also looks great on a resume.

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