The University of Texas School of Law: U.S. Law for Foreign Lawyers

InstitutionThe University of Texas School of Law
Department School of Law View department profile
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The concentration in U.S. Law for Foreign Lawyers is a flexible program that provides students with a foreign law degree with the opportunity to focus on a particular area of study or to gain a broad foundation in U.S. law by taking courses in a variety of areas. Students take both basic and advanced courses. The U.S. Law for Foreign Lawyers concentration works very well for students from a non-common law background who intend to take either the Texas or New York Bar, as this concentration provides for the needed curricular flexibility to enroll both in courses required by each Bar and in courses that fit their academic and professional interests


The University of Texas School of Law

About the Law School
Lawyers from all over the world come to The University of Texas at Austin to expand the breadth and depth of their legal knowledge and invest in an internationally recognized Master of Laws. The LL.M. Program is diverse, selective, and small, with a maximum of 50 spots for each incoming class. LL.M. students from foreign countries and the U.S. are fully integrated into the academic life of the Law School, learning side by side with 880 J.D. students. The LL.M. class is global in reach, with 35 students from …

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