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Law LL.M Fall Regular deadline (Dom)

Saturday, August 1, 2020

5:00 pm -

Energy, Environment & Natural Resource Law

UH Law Center
Link to Graduate Catalog LL.M Program

The program trains lawyers to handle the complex legal and policy issues that surround three areas:

  • Energy Production, Transportation, and Use
  • Pollution Prevention and Biodiversity Protection
  • Natural Resources Exploitation and Conservation

Students in the program have included recent law school graduates and practitioners with varying years of experience.

Health Law

UH Law Center
Link to Graduate Catalog LL.M. Program

The program, consistently ranked in the Top 10 by U.S. News & World Report, has been at the forefront of policy analysis related to legal aspects of healthcare and biotechnology. Students in the program increase their understanding of the dynamic nature of health law and policy through interaction with health care providers, researchers, and administrators on legal issues. Students in the program have included recent law school graduates and practitioners with varying years of experience.

Intellectual Property & Information Law

UH Law Center
Link to Graduate Catalog LL.M. Program

Recognized as one of the Top Ten programs in the United States, the program provides an opportunity to study both traditional and emerging areas of intellectual property law (patent, trademark, copyright, and trade secret) and information law (Internet, software, electronic commerce, and databases). Students in the program have included recent law school graduates and practitioners with varying years of experience. 

International Law

UH Law Center
Link to Graduate Catalog LL.M. Program

The growth of the global marketplace places a premium on lawyers who understand the international implications of various public, private, and commercial activities. Students can concentration on public or private aspects of international law. Initiatives such as the Law Center’s Immigration Clinic and Center for U.S. and Mexican Law offer students hands-on, real life experience. Students in the program have included recent law school graduates and practitioners with varying years of experience. 

Tax Law

UH Law Center
Link to Graduate Catalog LL.M. Program

The program focuses on helping lawyers identify issues and plan solutions to tax problems and hone the skills needed to assimilate new tax rules into their tax practice. The program emphasizes both professional responsibility and a thorough understanding of the tax system and how it affects individual, nonprofit, commercial and financial affairs. Students in the program have included recent law school graduates and practitioners with varying years of experience.

U.S. Law

UH Law Center
Link to Graduate Catalog LL.M. Program

This program is for lawyers who earned their degree outside of the United States. It is a general course in which student, with their faculty, advisor, select courses that meet their personal or professional goals, such as taking a bar examination. Students can focus their students on a specific area of the law or pursue a more general course of study. Students in the program have included recent law school graduates and practitioners with varying years of experience.

Contact
Graduate Legal Studies
713-743-2890