The International LLM Class of 2016 includes 97 students from 41 countries and territories, including, for the first time, students from Cuba and Mongolia. The majority of the students have professional experiences in legal settings; many have worked as in-house counsel, judges, prosecutors, government ministers, academics, or public servants. Two new international SJD students from China and Ireland joined the entering class in fall 2015; they will focus their advanced studies on international and human rights law, respectively. Duke Law also welcomed 18 visiting scholars from 10 countries in fall 2015; among them are professors, judges, prosecutors, and PhD students. While 15 Duke Law JD students study abroad during the fall 2015 semester, 12 international students will study at Duke for the semester through international exchange programs. Fifteen members of the entering JD Class of 2018 came from countries around the world, including Brazil, Canada, China, Germany, India, South Korea and the UK. Altogether, Duke Law welcomed 142 international law students and scholars in Fall 2015!
Home Countries: LLM Class of 2016
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Home Countries: SJD Program
Overseas Exchange Countries 2015-16