The Richmond Law LLM

A top-ranked law school in a vibrant capital city. Exceptional faculty with global experience. Small classes and personalized programs. It's all part of the international student experience here at the University of Richmond School of Law.

We're excited to share the Richmond Law Experience with you!


Our one-year, full-time, master's-level law program offers international lawyers an opportunity to gain a strong grounding in U.S. law and the common law system while polishing their communication and legal skills. Options are available for a general LLM as well as specialized LLM degrees in intellectual property and International Business. A first degree from a non-U.S. law school is required. 


LLM/MBA candidates enjoy the best of both worlds: access to an advanced legal degree combined with a sophisticated business education. One of only a few programs of its kind in the world, the LLM/MBA Dual Degree prepares students to deal effectively with global and legal transactions - a combination that gives our graduates a distinct advantage Students take classes full-time at both schools in this 24-month program. 

Learn more about applying for the Richmond Law LLM & LLM/MBA.