Students in McNally Amphitheater

LL.M. Degree Specializations

The seven LL.M. degree programs are designed to help students expand their knowledge of a particular area of law.  Fordham Law students obtain a degree that proves not simply that they succeeded in Fordham’s rigorous program of academic study but, more importantly, that they are a critical legal thinker prepared to succeed in a world of ever shrinking borders.

Our programs draw students from all over the world. Your classmates will bring a distinctly multinational perspective to your coursework and offer a firsthand account of how the law functions in their countries. They will become among your closest friends and most valuable colleagues.

Banking, Corporate, and Finance Law

Acquire a sophisticated appreciation of corporate structure, an understanding of the laws relating to capital markets and financial institutions, and genuine insights into the goals and strategies of U.S. executives and business lawyers. >> learn more

Corporate Compliance

Prepare to respond effectively to new and complex regulatory demands and to be trained in the skills that are essential for any compliance professional. >> learn more

Intellectual Property and Information Technology Law

Combine the classic study of intellectual property rights with the rapidly emerging field of information technology law. >> learn more

International Business and Trade Law

Prepare to meet the challenges of an increasingly global economy by gaining the knowledge and training needed to handle complex transnational transactions that define the current legal and business environment. >> learn more

International Dispute Resolution

Explore the various ways that international disputes are resolved, including through traditional litigation as well as alternative methods of dispute resolution, such as arbitration and mediation. >> learn more

International Law and Justice

Gain an advanced understanding of human rights protection and promotion on international, regional, and domestic levels. >> learn more

U.S. and Comparative Law

Enjoy the flexibility to develop a curriculum in U.S. law topics that suits your particular needs and interests. >> learn more