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The Center for International and Comparative Law


In addition to core classes in International Law, National Security, Comparative Law, Conflict of Laws, Foreign Relations Law and many others, Emory Law offers extensive opportunities to study specialized areas of international and comparative law:

Human Rights, Conflict and Accountability

  • International Human Rights Law
  • International Humanitarian Law
  • International Criminal Law
  • International Humanitarian Law Clinic
  • Transitional Justice
  • Decolonizing Human Rights
  • Child Protection and International Human Rights
  • War and Security in Law, Culture and Society
  • Advanced International Negotiations
  • Global Public Health Law

Comparative Law

  • European Union Law
  • Islamic Law
  • Comparative Constitutional Law
  • Comparative Governance
  • Chinese Law
  • Jewish Law
  • Western Legal Tradition
  • Comparative and International Family Law
  • International Comparative Patent Law
  • International and Comparative Intellectual Property Law

Private International Law

  • International Business Transactions
  • International Commercial Arbitration
  • Islamic Banking Law
  • International Capital Transactions

In addition, there are seminars in specialized subjects offered from time to time, and many opportunities for independent study with one or more faculty members.