LL.M. Programs

American University Washington College of Law is where the world meets to study law. Our dynamic LL.M. programs are at the center of policy, business, and all things international. Students, faculty, and alumni tackle pertinent legal issues in D.C. and around the world.

Where the World Meets to Study Law


As an LL.M. student at American University Washington College of Law, you will have classmates from over 50 countries. You will experience the vibrant academic environment under the guidance of world acclaimed faculty. The LL.M. programs are designed for international and domestic law graduates and feature a flexible curriculum of specialized law courses and experiential learning opportunities. This is your time to build a global network in close proximity to Capitol Hill and the international organizations in Washington DC.    


Learn more about our LL.M. Programs LL.M. in Advocacy, LL.M. in Intellectual Property, LL.M. in International Legal Studies, LL.M. in International Human Rights and Humanitarian Law (hybrid), LL.M. en Derechos Humanos y Derecho Humanitario (hybrid), LL.M. in Law and Government.

Areas of Study

Advocacy | Environmental Law | Gender and the Law | Health Law & Policy | Human Rights | Immigration Law & Policy | Intellectual Property | International Business Law | International Commercial Arbitration | International Legal Studies | International Trade and Investment | Law & Government | Law, Politics, & Legislation