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New Scholarship Created for Latin American Law Student at Touro Law
Posted On April 8, 2014
Touro Law Center is pleased to announce the Luis Pagan Leadership Scholarship, has been endowed by t... Read More
North Shore-LIJ Endows $200,000 Scholarship/Fellowship Fund at Touro Law Center
Posted On April 3, 2014
The North Shore-LIJ Health System’s Foundation and Law & Psychiatry Institute have establi... Read More
Touro Law to Commemorate Holocaust Remembrance Day
Posted On April 2, 2014
Touro Law is pleased to announce that in honor of Yom Hashoah, Holocaust Remembrance Da... 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.