Third Semester LL.M. Degree

Third Semester Option

William & Mary Law School offers an optional third semester LL.M. course of study to complement the traditional two semester program. 


LL.M. students who wish to continue for a third semester will take coursework (a minimum of 10 additional credits) with a specialized focus on one of the following concentrations: 

  1. Business & Corporate Law;
  2. International Law and Justice;
  3. Intellectual Property;
  4. Constitutional Law
  5. Criminal Law; or
  6. Methods of Dispute Resolution

Upon completion of the third semester, students will receive their LL.M. degree with a designation that they have specialized in one of the six subject-matter areas.