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Certificates for LLM Students

For LLM students who wish to specialize in a specific area of law, we offer four certificates. These LLM Certificates offer students the opportunity to explore a concentrated topic during their time at Richmond Law. These certificates complement our other international offerings, including the LLM Degree and the LLM/MBA Dual-Degree. 

Certificate in Criminal Law

Students must take a total of at least 10 credits, including Criminal Law and two or more of the following:

  • Professional Responsibility: Criminal Practice
  • Professional Responsibility: Role of the Prosecutor
  • Capital Murder Litigation
  • Corruption in International Sports I
  • Corruption in International Sports II
  • Criminal Client Relationship
  • Criminal Law and Psychiatry
  • Criminal Procedure: Adjudication
  • Criminal Procedure: Investigation
  • Crimmigration
  • Criminal Trial Practice
  • Evidence
  • International Criminal Justice & Transnational Justice
  • Wrongful Conviction Seminar
Certificate in International Business

Students must take a total of at least 10 credits, including International Business Transactions and two or more of the following:

  • Anti-Bribery Law in International Business
  • Antitrust
  • Business Associations
  • Corporate Compliance
  • Corruption in International Sports I and II
  • Immigration Law
  • Intellectual Property Fundamentals
  • International Arbitration
  • International Business Practice
  • International Environmental Law
  • International Intellectual Property
  • International Law
  • Law of The European Union
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Sales & Leases
  • Securities Regulation
  • White Collar Crime
  • WTO Dispute Resolution

Please note that not all of the foregoing courses are offered every year.

Certificate in International Law

Students must take a total of at least 10 credits, including International Law and two or more of the following:

  • Advanced International Law
  • Conflict of Laws
  • Human Rights Seminar
  • Immigration Law
  • International Criminal Justice & Transnational Justice
  • International Environmental Law
  • International Law Practicum
  • Key Decisions of International Courts
  • Corruption in International Sports
  • International Arbitration
  • International Business Transactions
  • National Security Law
  • WTO Dispute Resolution

 

Certificate in Intellectual Property

Students must take a total of at least 10 credits, including Intellectual Property Fundamentals and two or more of the following:

  • Computer Law
  • Copyright Law
  • Cultural Property: Archaeology, Ethics & Law
  • Entertainment Law
  • Intellectual Property Drafting
  • Intellectual Property Litigation
  • International Intellectual Property
  • IP & Transactional Law Clinic
  • IP Law & Policy
  • Patent Law
  • Patent Preparation & Prosecution
  • Sports & the Law
  • Trademark & Unfair Competition Law
  • Trademark Law

Please note that not all of the foregoing courses are offered every year.