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Master of Laws (LLM) for Foreign-Trained Lawyers

Critical Training in the US Legal System

The Master of Laws (LLM) degree provides foreign law graduates with critical training in the common law legal tradition and the U.S. legal system during an academic year at the University of Pittsburgh, located in Pittsburgh's vibrant Oakland neighborhood.


In their own words

"[Pitt] provided me with a personalized legal education and an invaluable internship, enhanced my legal knowledge and life experience, and worked hard to reach out to me and others in my home country."

- Shafeek Jamous (LLM '11)

"The American philosopher and educational reformer John Dewey said: “Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself.” And my year in Pitt Law was life."

- Zana Berisha (LLM '10)

For more information, contact:

Academic Director
Ronald A. Brand
(412) 648-1307

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