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Girl Scouts of Suffolk County and Touro Law Center Announce New Justice Patch Program
Posted On April 17, 2015
Touro Law Center and Girl Scouts of Suffolk County have announced an all-new Justice Patch Program.... Read More
Leading New York Practice Scholar Plans to Visit Touro Law in the Fall – Professor Patrick Connors Appointed Scholar in Residence
Posted On April 14, 2015
Touro Law Center Dean Patricia Salkin is pleased to announce that Professor Patrick Connors has been... Read More
Touro Law To Host Inaugural Long Island Resiliency Conference
Posted On April 8, 2015
Touro Law Center will host the first-ever conference focusing on the role of local law and policy so... 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.