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Certificate in Law

Certificate in Law

Launched in 2014, the Master in Law (ML) degree offers graduate students and accomplished professionals the opportunity to immerse themselves in learning the law and legal processes that impact their scholarship and shape their fields.

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The ML Summer Course Experience

“Taking a Master in Law course over the summer at Penn Law was a great experience! The discussions were vibrant and I found myself always looking forward to the next class!”

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October 3, 2023

Master in Law Program Fall Reception (Invitation Only)

Join us for a great opportunity to celebrate the Fall Season while meeting and networking with fellow ML Degree Candidates, ML alumni, lecturers, and program staff. Please register for the event no later than Wednesday, September 27.

January 25, 2024

Master in Law Skills Session with Profesor Simon (Invitation Only)

Each semester, the ML program provides the opportunity for every student enrolled in an ML course to attend what we fondly call a “crash course, law school skills session.” Presented by Professor Jessica Simon, the session will cover the basics of how to begin and get the most out of your law school classes, including tips for best strategies for reading and summarizing cases, outlining, and note-taking. Whether you are just starting your academic journey in the ML Program or are several classes in, many degree candidates find this session an invaluable resource. We hope you consider attending and look forward to your participation! Register

January 30, 2024

Overview of the US Judicial System with Judge Luis Felipe Restrepo (Invitation Only)

Overview of the US Judicial System with Judge Luis Felipe Restrepo, United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit

March 21, 2024

Master in Law 10-Year Anniversary Event

This two-day event will celebrate the 10 Year Anniversary of the Master in Law Program. Keynote speaker to be announced.