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Touro Law to Host Panel on Pros and Cons of Marijuana Legalization in New York State
Posted On October 23, 2014
Touro Law Center will host a Marijuana Symposium titled “Legalize, Decriminalize or Penalize?... Read More
Touro Law Hosts Domestic Violence & Human Trafficking Program
Posted On October 14, 2014
Touro Law Center will host a Domestic Violence & Trafficking Program on Tuesday, October 14, 201... Read More
Touro Law Names Eight Leaders in Law and Business to Board of Governors
Posted On September 30, 2014
Dean Patricia Salkin is pleased to announce the appointment of eight new members to the Touro Law Ce... Read More
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Master of Laws (LL.M.) in U.S. Legal Studies

This program gives graduates of foreign law schools a significant exposure to U.S.  laws and policy.  Satisfactory completion of 27 credits is required.  Two courses are required, Introduction to the U.S. Legal System and Legal Methods for Foreign Lawyers.  Five non-required survey courses designed just for LL.M. students are offered each year, condensations of courses that are offered in the first year of the J.D. program.  Otherwise, students take courses from the rich J.D. curriculum.  Students are also permitted to audit one course per semester.  Students who excel in the LL.M. program may be considered for transfer to the J.D. program.  Graduates of the program may qualify to take the New York bar examination.