Master of Laws, Judicial Studies

Program Code: LAW3-MJS
Degree Designation: Master of Laws
Department: School of Law

Program Summary

Through Duke’s LLM program in judicial studies, judges learn the analytical skills and research approaches necessary for studying judicial institutions and apply those skills to studies of domestic and international judicial institutions, common and emerging legal issues, general judicial practices, and judicial reform efforts. Eligible candidates must have a JD or an LLM from an accredited US law school or an equivalent degree from another country and must be a current judge.