Online Fordham Law Summer Institute

Fordham Law Summer Institute
July 6 – August 5, 2021    
9 a.m. – 12 p.m. (New York time)  |  Online Via Zoom  Overview Launched in 2007, the Fordham Law Summer Institute provides foreign-trained lawyers and students with an introduction to the U.S. legal system and various topics of U.S. law that are at the heart of our legal system. The program includes opportunities that allow participants to expand their professional networks and to learn about the practice of law in the U.S. and U.S. LL.M. programs.
Cost of Attendance $950 per participant
To request participation in only a portion of the program, please contact us at Certificates Electronic Certificates of Completion will be awarded to program participants who attend at least 80% of the required classes. Topics Covered The Art of Advocacy: Case Theory and Storytelling
Becoming a Lawyer: Discovering and Defining Your Professional PersonaCivil Procedure and LitigationCorporate Law and Mergers & AcquisitionsCriminal Law and ProcedureFoundations of Private Law: A Unified Approach to Contract, Property, and Tort LawIntellectual Property and Data Privacy LawIntroduction to the U.S. Legal System and Constitutional LawLegal ResearchLegal WritingPublic Interest Lawyering Panel
The Structure of the Law: Legislation/RegulationVirtual Law Firm Visit
Optional Sessions Applying to and Choosing an LL.M. ProgramPreparing for the LL.M.Professionalism Series Learn More and Register
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