LL.M. (Master of Laws) in Comparative Law
Consistently ranked among the top LL.M. programs at a public law school, the LSU Law Center is the only law school in the United States with fully developed programs in both common law and civil law, matching the needs of today’s global practice. Our LL.M. in Comparative Law allows you to discover the U.S. common law under the guidance of professors who are familiar with the civil law, and to study the civil law in English, equipping you with an immense competitive advantage nowhere to be found but in Louisiana.
Our exceptional faculty is comprised of noted scholars and outstanding legal professionals. The faculty’s depth of knowledge of both common and civil law provides students with one of the most thorough and profound Comparative Law programs available.
Our Law Library is considered one of the best in the country, for its American law, foreign law, and international law collections. The LSU Law Center has a tradition of strong global academic connections particularly in Europe, Latin America, and Québec. The program offers highly competitive rates, minimizing your financial investment, in combination with affordable housing and living costs. When you add the unique and distinct culture of Louisiana to the strong academic curriculum and personal attention of the Law Center, you get a program that can’t be beat.