Joint LL.M. Degree Programs
The J.D./LL.M. joint degree program permits students who are still completing their J.D. degree at Georgetown Law Center to take courses that will count both toward the J.D. degree and also toward an LL.M. degree. The Law Center currently offers joint degree programs in four fields of study -- International Business & Economic Law, National Security Law, Securities & Financial Regulation, and Taxation.
Please click on each link below for program details.
- Joint J.D./LL.M. in IBEL
- Joint J.D./LL.M. in National Security Law
- Joint J.D./LL.M. in Securities
- Joint J.D./LL.M. in Taxation*
How To Apply
The following materials are required:
- Application Form
- Resume or Curriculum Vitae
- Personal Statement
- J.D. Transcript (can be an unofficial copy)
Applicants may also submit up to 2 optional letters of recommendation. Please send all application materials to the following address:
Graduate Admissions Room
589, McDonough Hall
600 New Jersey Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20001
Georgetown J.D. students may apply for one of the J.D./LL.M. joint degree programs at the end of their 2L or 3E year. Applications must be submitted between May 1 and June 30 of the 2L/3E year. Georgetown Law is not currently accepting applications for admission into the J.D./LL.M. Joint Degree Programs. We will begin accepting applications on May 1, 2014.
Please note that although the deadline to apply is June 30, applicants should apply earlier, preferably by June 24, as the Admissions Committee will make decisions as quickly as possible so that applicants have the most time to take advantage of the EIW bidding period.
For questions regarding the J.D./LL.M. joint degree program please contact us at 202-662-9020 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
*Please note that the J.D./LL.M. in Taxation is open to J.D. students at other ABA-accredited law schools who plan to attend Georgetown as Visiting Students during their third year of law school. If you are interested in applying as a visiting student to the J.D./LL.M. in Taxation, please click here. Please note that visitors may not apply for the other J.D./LL.M. programs.