Law Studies Programs

Law studies are undergraduate and graduate academic programs offered by Law schools or by law faculties in universities. Law programs are offered at schools around the world and feature a wide range of concentrations. Holding a Law degree give students a solid understanding of law, as well as the critical, analytical and strategic thinking skills necessary allowing the practice of law.

Many universities around the world offer LLB, LLM, MBA in Law, PhD in Law programs, as well as Law courses. It is common for students to specialize in a field within the law discipline such as Business Law, International Law, Environmental Law, Finance Law, Criminal Law, Tax Law, etc.

The variety of different Law programs can be overwhelming - don't let it stop you! Start your search by looking at the most popular Law degrees and Law programs listed below.

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Kutcher and Moore Take on Sex Trafficking with Technology

January 10, 2019

Ashton Kutcher and Demi Moore may no longer be married, but their partnership left behind a powerful legacy thanks to the non-profit organization they co-founded, Thorn: Digital Defenders of Children. According to the organization’s most recent impact report, it’s identified nearly 6,000 child s…


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Does Your Law School Need a Wellness Room?

January 4, 2019

A growing body of evidence points to “pervasive mental health issues” within the legal profession, including on campus. Enter wellness rooms, areas where students can focus on themselves instead of on the rigors of law school. Here’s a closer look at the trend.


University of Bradford

LLB (Hons) in Law

January 19, 2019
Our LLB (Hons) degree gives you the legal tools you need for a career as a solicitor or barrister, as well as equipping you for employment in other areas if you choose not to go on to a professional qualification in law.

Columbia University, Columbia Law School

Executive Master of Laws (LL.M.) in Global Business Law

January 18, 2019
The Columbia Executive LL.M. in Global Business Law is an accelerated hybrid program designed for high-achieving, experienced lawyers ready to advance their careers, build a global network, and take the lead in complex cross-border transactions. Globalization has transformed the legal landscape. Success in today's interconnected economy requires a nuanced… [+] understanding of U.S. law and principles. Columbia's Executive LL.M. is tailored for lawyers in international practice with approximately five years of experience. Our program provides an expert foundation in U.S. business law and translates essential legal concepts within an international framework. [-]

University of Montreal Law Faculty

LL.D. Doctorate in Law Innovation, Science, Technology and Law

January 16, 2019
The Innovation, science, technology and law option enables students to think about the legal, regulatory, and ethical issues concerning innovation in diverse fields, including biotechnologies and medicine, information technology and computer science, natural resources and the environment.

Articles

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Four Reasons Why You Should Join a Study Group at Law School

January 17, 2019

Attending law school is a pivotal step on the journey to becoming a legal professional. But the reality is it's not all sunshine and roses. In addition to being an exhilarating environment, it is also...


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Four Reasons to Study Copyright Law

January 1, 2019

Today is not just New Year’s Day, it’s also Copyright Law Day. And while it may not be as well-known as its shared holiday, it’s still important. Read on for a roundup of four reasons to consider a career in this in-demand legal field.


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Five Reasons Why Alumni are Important to Law Students

December 19, 2018

Whether you’re a law student or a law graduate, you have probably got a lot of commitments in your life. Adding another item to your to-do list may be the last thing you are thinking about. But the truth is that alumni involvement is vital for a variety of reasons. Read on for a roundup of five wa...