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Joan Foley Named Kermit Gitenstein Distinguished Professor of Health Law & Policy
Posted On July 20, 2015
Touro Law Center Dean Patricia Salkin is pleased to announce that Associate Professor Joan Foley has... Read More
Patricia Salkin Named Interim Provost for Graduate and Professional Division at Touro College
Posted On July 13, 2015
Patricia E. Salkin, dean of the Touro Law Center, was appointed the Touro Graduate and Professional... Read More
Touro Law Adds More Than $200,000 in Student Scholarship Support
Posted On July 2, 2015
Touro Law Center Dean Patricia Salkin is pleased to announce several new named and endowed scholarsh... 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.