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Two Touro Law Students Selected as 2015 New York City Bar Association Diversity Fellows
Posted On March 3, 2015
Touro Law Center students Ingrid Tatiana Medina and Alexis Bullard have been selected as 2015 New Yo... Read More
Touro Law and LexisNexis Form Unique Alliance to Support Law School Incubators and Residency Programs
Posted On February 27, 2015
Touro Law Center’s International Justice Center for Postgraduate Development (IJCPD) and Lexis... Read More
Prominent Defense Attorney Benjamin Brafman to Deliver Lecture at Touro Law
Posted On February 26, 2015
Criminal defense attorney Benjamin Brafman will deliver a lecture, “Litigating in the Public E... 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.