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 intricacies and flavor of the United States legal system, and help prepare them for the challenges of work 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
Becoming a “Stonecatcher”  Link to article
“I don’t have a voice. But when you speak on my behalf, I get heard.” As a law student, I don’t usually consider myself to be in a position of power or influence. In fact, I u...
December 19, 2017
Venus Chui
BC Law Finals Survival Guide  Link to article
I’m pleased to host a guest post from 2L Maggie Leccese, who shares some advice for preparing for finals. By now, you’ve probably got all the outlines you can fit inside a one...
December 12, 2017
Brianna Marshall
Good Things Come in Small Packages  Link to article
Last Thursday, the Christian Legal Society (CLS) at BC Law handed out care packages around campus. These packages contained various treats, including candy, gum, Rice Krispies...
December 06, 2017
Venus Chui