We were interviewed by leading French legal website Village de la Justice. In the interview, which is in French, one of our consultants talks about the reasons for enrolling in an LL.M. program abroad, the costs and benefits, the LL.M. admissions process, and how to choose a law school or specialty program.
This post comes to us from Jason Rudall, Programme Manager of the LL.M. in International Law at the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Geneva Building on a Distinguished Tradition: The Graduate Institute, Geneva to Launch New LL.M. The Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies will launch an LL.M. in International Law from September 2013. The LL.M. will provide advanced, comprehensive and practical training in international law to…read more →
LLM Guide informs us about upcoming LL.M. information events in Spain, Italy, France, and Germany: Admissions representatives from 13 US law schools will be touring Europe this fall, presenting their LL.M. programs at information sessions in Madrid, Milan, and Paris, in addition to attending the e-fellows.net LLM Fair in Frankfurt. Attendees will have the opportunity to learn more about the US law school admissions process, application information, and school-specific details…read more →
The Times just released its 2013 Good Universities Guide Rankings. For U.K. law schools, the rankings remain mainly the same as they were in the 2012 edition of the Good Universities Guide. The biggest differences are that Edinburgh jumped from number 13 to number 7, while Newcastle, previously ranked at number 9, failed to make the top 10. Edinburgh’s jump up the list also pushed down both Queen Mary University…read more →
The Guardian has published its 2013 UK league tables and rankings (see here for the Guardian’s 2014 U.K. Law School Ranking). For law schools, there were some notable changes in the ranking this year. At the very top, Cambridge lost its #1 spot to Oxford and is now ranked third. LSE climbed up to second place, while UCL moved one spot down. Queen Mary, the number 4 in the Guardian’s…read more →
Globalization has led to a plethora of international or cross-border business and commercial transactions. Many law firms focus only or increasingly on this type of work prompting many lawyers and future lawyers to want to specialize in this area. Although practicing in the area of international business, commercial or M&A transactions is one way to gain relevant expertise, another common approach is to undertake an LL.M. program in business law…read more →
We have launched our new website for Germany, Switzerland, and Austria. LL.M.-Bewerbungshilfe, Beratung und Unterstützung – unsere neue Webseite mit Dienstleistungen rund um Bewerbungen für LL.M.-Programme und Doktorandenprogramme (S.J.D., J.S.D., Ph.D., D.Phil) in den USA, Kanada und England gibt es jetzt auch auf Deutsch: Zu einem LL.M.-Studium (Master of Laws, LLM) oder Doktorandenstudium in Jura (J.S.D., S.J.D., Ph.D., D.Phil.) an Universitäten wie Harvard, Stanford, Columbia, NYU, Berkeley, Georgetown, Chicago, Oxford,…read more →