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
3 of My Favorite Places in Boston to Get Books (not the law ones)  Link to article
Contrary to popular belief, you can make a decent amount of time to pleasure read in law school. During 1L, a stereotypically time-crunched period, I saw my reading productivi...
September 20, 2018
Alex Bou-Rhodes
Schools and Family Separations in Massachusetts  Link to article
I am pleased to host a guest blog today from Meg Ziegler, a 2L at Boston College Law School. The outrage over the separation of migrant children from their families at our bor...
September 17, 2018
Brianna Marshall
Top 10 Things You Should Know Before Starting Your 1L Semester  Link to article
1-Take Advice with a Grain of Salt First-year law students love looking for advice and seasoned law students love giving it. It reminds us that we are no longer the new kids o...
August 24, 2018
Christina Green