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Emory University School of Law offers a practical, disciplined approach to the study of law that engages students in the roles the law plays in our community, society, and world. Our student-centered focus, innovative programs, and commitment to scholarship prepare graduates to make an immediate and lasting impact.

Tailored to fit your needs

Emory Law's LLM can be completed full-time in nine months or part-time in up to four years. Several concentrations are available or the program can be customized to a student's specific interests through the general study option. The LLM program is open to individuals holding a foreign law degree and/or a US JD degree from an ABA-accredited law school.

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Master of Laws

LLM Admission

Emory Law's LLM program offers graduates of US and foreign law schools the opportunity to pursue the master of laws degree from one of the top nationally ranked law schools in the United States.

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LLM Admission

Curriculum

The flexible LLM program allows you to customize coursework to fit your professional goals. You will join students from Emory Law's JD and graduate programs in foundational and elective courses you choose based on your individual areas of interest and expertise.

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LLM Academics

Flexible Program

LLM students choose from two broad tracks, including a traditional LLM in general studies or one of six areas of strength developed by the Emory Law faculty.

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LLM Areas of Strength

Apply for LLM

For the fall semester, the early deadline is April 15 and the general deadline is June 30. For the spring semester, the early deadline is September 30 and the general deadline is November 15.

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