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
Guess Who is Teaching My Class?  Link to article
A couple weeks into my 1L year, on my drive into school, I heard a report on public radio about a recent Supreme Judicial Court (the Massachusetts state supreme court) decisio...
February 23, 2018
Alex Bou-Rhodes
To Join or Not to Join (Law Review): That Was the Question  Link to article
There’s no way around it: law school is arduous and stressful, even without law review. An average law student can expect to spend around 40 hours a week preparing for and att...
February 20, 2018
Marcus Nemeth
Thank you #BCLawImpact  Link to article
Thank you to everyone who came out and thanked a mentor on our #BCLawImpact day!
February 15, 2018
Alex Bou-Rhodes