International Graduate Program

International Jurist names LL.M. degree program among best value, law school experience

 

Photo of cover of International Jurist Spring 2017 issueThe International Jurist has ranked Wake Forest Law among the top LL.M. degree programs in its Spring 2017 issue. Wake Forest Law was among the schools to receive an “A” rating for “Best Law School Experience” and “Best Value.” It’s the second year in a row the law school has been recognized for “Best Law School Experience” by the magazine.

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LL.M. Profile: Ana Paula de Barros (LL.M. ‘17)

Wake Forest Law welcomed Ana Paula de Barros (LL.M. ‘17) with open arms. Originally from Brazil, de Barros knew she wanted to pursue an LL.M. in the United States, and for her, Wake Forest Law turned out to be the perfect fit.

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Student Profile: Samya Abou Sharif (LLM ’16)

Samya Abou Sharif (LLM ’16) has known adversity from an early age. She was only 5 years old when her father died, which lead to difficult times for the family. At that young age, though she was a far from deciding what she would do in life, she observed the lawyers who worked with her family to settle her father’s business and personal affairs.

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Alaa Marghalani (LLM ’14) presents research paper at Academic and Business Research Institute Las Vegas 2015 Conference

For doctoral students, the chance to share their work with a renowned group of peers —role models, even — is a longtime academic tradition. Alaa Marghalani (LLM ’14) of Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, recently got such an opportunity. He’s a candidate in Wake Forest Law’s Scientiae Juridicae Doctor (SJD) degree program.

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Alumnus Profile: Ezequiel Cazanetz Dick (LLM ’15)

Name: Ezequiel Cazanetz Dick

Graduation year: 2015

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Fordham University follows Wake Forest Law in plans to launch Two-Year JD for International Students

Fordham University’s School of Law has announced plans to launch a two-year JD program in fall 2015. Continue reading »

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Wake Forest Law first in North Carolina to offer Two-Year J.D. for International Lawyers

Beginning in August 2015, the Wake Forest University School of Law will offer an American Bar Association-approved Two-Year Juris Doctor (J.D.) for International Lawyers. Wake Forest is the first law school in North Carolina to offer this degree, which is specifically designed for lawyers educated outside of the United States who are interested in gaining expertise in American law. Continue reading »

Abdullah Al Shehry (S.J.D. ’15) presents dissertation on insurance law

Abdullah Al Shehry, (LL.M. ’08) presented his dissertation, the culmination of his research and work as an S.J.D. student, to faculty and fellow students on Friday, Dec. 5. The project, entitled “The Reasonable Expectation Doctrine Knocks on the Saudi Legislative Council Door,” contains a comprehensive examination of Robert E. Keeton’s theories of insurance law. Continue reading »

Abdullah Al Shehry (S.J.D. ’15, LL.M. ’08) presents dissertation on insurance law

Abdullah Al Shehry, (LL.M. ’08) presented his dissertation, the culmination of his research and work as an S.J.D. student, to faculty and fellow students on Friday, Dec. 5. The project, entitled “The Reasonable Expectation Doctrine Knocks on the Saudi Legislative Council Door,” contains a comprehensive examination of Robert E. Keeton’s theories of insurance law. Continue reading »

Wake Forest Law welcomes new group of international students for 2014-2015

The Wake Forest Law welcomed its newest group of international students during orientation beginning Aug. 11, 2014.

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