LLM Program

Law Is Global. So Is Our Reach.

Boston College Law School’s LLM program combines rigorous education by renowned faculty at a top US university with individualized attention in a friendly and supportive environment. Through personalized guidance and mentoring, our LLM program provides the critical comprehensive skills needed to succeed as a lawyer and as a leader: gaining and applying knowledge in a global information age, innovating within a modern and global economy, and communicating effectively across cultures.

Our students work with international scholars and experts to better understand the latest international business practices, rules of law, and global developments.

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China Fosun Group's executive director Andrew Liu '14 explains the value of a BC Law LLM degree.
 

Our LLM program is designed to immerse participants in the United States legal system, and help prepare them for the challenges of the legal profession in an increasingly global legal community.
Susan Simone Kang, Director, Graduate Legal Education & International Programs

LLM Voices

Our LLM community is diverse—in backgrounds, interests, and experiences. Discover what BC Law LLM students and alumni are like, where they work, and what they do, on campus and beyond.

BC Law: Impact
An Update from New Orleans  Link to article
I have the privilege of spending my summer in New Orleans, working on indigent capital appeals. A lot of my day is spent in the organization’s library, digging into crim...
June 20, 2018
Alex Bou-Rhodes
What Are We Up To This Summer?  Link to article
Exams are wrapping up, we’re finishing those last spot checks of final papers, and most importantly, getting ready for our summer jobs. Here’s what some of the Imp...
May 14, 2018
Alex Bou-Rhodes
The Dreaded Curve  Link to article
The strength of my urges to go for a run, take a nap, and drink wine indicate that I feel the stress of finals. Like every law student, I have always lusted for academic succe...
May 08, 2018
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