LLM Degrees

At Denver Law, our goal is to empower you with legal knowledge, as well as teach you how to put that knowledge into practice. Our LLM programs provide you the legal expertise to make valuable and immediate contributions in your field. LLM options are open to U.S. lawyers, JD students, foreign lawyers and law graduates. 

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Current Student Resources

Denver Law offers many exciting and new opportunities for graduate students, and we understand that you will have many questions, both about your education and everyday life, during your time at the University of Denver. While navigating your studies, LLM students may find the following information helpful. 

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Pre-LLM English Language Seminar

The Legal English Seminar for Law Students & Professionals course is designed for non-native English speakers. Through small group and online interactions, students will receive instruction and professional training in legal English language skills in the areas of legal writing, legal vocabulary, academic reading, and professional speaking and listening.

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Application Deadlines

  • LLM Program (Except Tax)

    LLM and Master of Legal Studies (semester system)

    Listed deadlines are applicable to all programs except for Graduate Tax.

    Spring 2020 Semester: (classes begin January 13)

    • Priority  Deadline - November 25, 2019
    • Final Deadline – December 9, 2019

    Summer 2020 Semester: (classes begin May 26) **

    • Priority Deadline – April 4, 2020
    • Final Deadline – May 5, 2020

    Fall 2020 Semester: (classes begin August 17)

    • Priority Deadline – July 3, 2020
    • Final deadline – July 27, 2020


    Summer semester start is only available for eligible applicants in some programs. Foreign-trained attorneys and domestic students without a US legal background are strongly encouraged to apply for Fall and Spring terms only. Contact GLS for more information.