Master of Laws / American Legal Studies
Regent University

Program Details

The Master of Laws in American Legal Studies is designed for graduates of accredited institutions outside the United States who have already earned a JD-equivalent law degree and want to pursue studies in American law. With this challenging LL.M. degree, you will be able to learn the influences of law, policy, and government around the globe, meeting the significant demand by international lawyers for training in American legal studies. If allowed by the administering jurisdiction, you may be qualified to sit for the bar examination in one or more states in the United States.


  • Master's applicants must hold a bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution or an equivalent degree from a foreign institution
  • Possess the international equivalent of an ABA JD degree, must be in the process of completing such a degree, or must be able to prove that you are completing or presently hold a foreign law degree which qualifies, or will qualify, them to practice law in their home country or that you currently are, or will be, eligible for licensure abroad
  • Provide Your Official College Transcripts
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Resume
  • Personal Statement
  • Government-Issued ID

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges