Welcome to Graduate Legal Studies at Georgetown Law, where students have an unparalleled opportunity to broaden and deepen their understanding of law through advanced study. Our extraordinary faculty combines leading scholars with sophisticated practitioners, nationally important judges, and key government officials. In this environment, American and international lawyers gather to challenge themselves to reach the next level of legal education through LL.M., S.J.D., and certificate programs.
All together, Georgetown offers more than 350 classes and seminars - including 140 classes and 90 seminars specifically for graduate students.
Georgetown University Law Center mourns the loss of adjunct professor, Leonard "Len" Terr, who died Tuesday, June 2, 2015.
"Len was an extraordinary member of our adjunct faculty, and a tremendous asset to our graduate tax program, "said Georgetown Law Associate Dean for Graduate Programs Nan Hunter. "He was wonderful member of the Georgetown community, and cared deeply about each of his students."
Terr was recently selected as a recipient of the Law Center's Charles Fahy Distinguished Adjunct Professor Award for professors who have provided exceptional service to Georgetown in teaching, curriculum development, student counseling, and involvement in extra-curricular Georgetown activities. He is survived by his wife Linda, children Jessica, Jeremy, Amanda, and Ashley, and grandsons Evan and Nate.
If you wish to view the obituary which appeared in the Washington Post, please follow this link: http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/washingtonpost/obituary.aspx?n=leonard-b-terr&pid=175025440.
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To make a donation in Len's memory, please visit this website: https://secure.alumni.georgetown.edu/olc/pub/GTW/onlinegiving/showGivingForm.jsp?form_id=78749&referrer_type=UP>W_giftinfo_referralcode=owcbv and note in the memo line that the gift is in memory of Len Terr.
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Graduate Programs - New and Noteworthy
Another busy year for
During the 2014-2015 academic year, 112 Georgetown LL.M. students participated in externships, just one short of the all-time high of 113 in 2011-2012. Georgetown offers 132 pre-approved externship placements for LL.M. students; students may also secure their own placements.
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Tax Scholars Join Georgetown Law Faculty
Georgetown University Law Center is pleased to announce that tax scholars Lilian V. Faulhaber and Brian Galle, LL.M. '06, will be joining the Law Center faculty in Fall 2015.