LL.M. in Comparative Law Program

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The Law of the United States for Foreign Lawyers

The LL.M. in Comparative Law Program is for students who have completed law degrees at schools outside of the U.S. and want to enhance their understanding of the United States’ legal system and the English common law system from which it evolved. UF Law has maintained a strong international presence including establishing programs and relationships in five continents. Since 1994, the LL.M. in Comparative Law Program at UF Law has enrolled more than 200 students from 43 countries ranging from China to Zimbabwe.

To learn more about the application process and to apply to UF Law’s Comparative Law LL.M., visit our admissions page.

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Phone:   352-273-0775   
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Our Student Body

Florida’s student body includes about 1,000 full-time J.D. students, including 120 lawyers enrolled in the Graduate Tax Programs, up to 40 international law graduates in the LL.M. in Comparative Law Program, and about 40 international students in the LL.M. in International Taxation Program. About half are female and about 25 percent are minorities. Those accepted to the LL.M. in Comparative Law program join an ambitious student body with diverse interests. Students may participate in statewide and nationally recognized organizations including the International Law Society, and the Florida Journal of International Law among others.

Florida students develop the knowledge and skills needed in today’s rapidly changing legal profession and the friendships and professional relationships to help guide them to success.

Henrique Carvalho Studying at the Levin College of Law is a remarkable experience. The Comparative Law program gives me the perfect academic environment to develop my educational and professional skills. Considering the law school, its professors and even the city of Gainesville, I am sure that this is the best choice among top American LL.M. programs.
— Henrique Carvalho, Brazil

De Zhang The Comparative Law program does not only reinforce our academic competency, but also upgrade and prepare us for our future vocations. Additionally, by learning from countries in different cultures, law in different legal systems, and people in different backgrounds, it broadened our views, enriched our experience and helped us adapted to the trend of the economic globalization.
— De Zhang, China

Maria del Carmen Curatolo To be part of the Comparative Law program was a super experience thanks to the helpful staff, the understanding professors, and the group of wonderful classmates involved in the program.
— Maria del Carmen Curatolo, Ecuador

Maestría en Derecho de los Estados Unidos
Mestria em Direito Norte Americano (Estados Unidos)
Maitrise en Droit d’États-Unis
.في القانون المقارن (LL.M.) برنامج
.ماجستير القانون الأمريكي للمحامين الأجانب
比较法学硕士项目
针对国外律师开设的美国法律的硕士学位
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