McGeorge School of Law
LLM Students gathered after taking the Oath

LLM and JSD Programs

McGeorge offers advanced graduate law programs focusing on Transnational Business Practice, Water & Environmental Law, or U.S. Law & Policy to both U.S. and foreign-trained attorneys.

McGeorge Law School is:

  • Ranked top international law program by U.S. News & World Report for seventh year in a row and  #20 in the 2019 U.S. News & World Report Best Graduate Schools guide
  • The only California school listed among the top 12 schools noted for Top Value in the 2017 International Jurist magazine
  • Included in the 2017 International Jurist magazine as one of only 14 schools recognized for the Law School Experience
Experience McGeorge

With its close proximity to the California State Capitol, San Francisco, wine country and Lake Tahoe, McGeorge's Sacramento campus is a prime location for living and learning. McGeorge is dedicated to providing personalized assistance to international students, helping them adjust to life in a new country. We offer special programs and support for our international students.

Learn from Experts

McGeorge's distinguished faculty and adjuncts offer our students a wide range of expertise. Faculty members range from co-authors of widely respected law books to the 2017 Stockholm Water Prize Laureate. Recently retired U.S. Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy teaches international law at McGeorge's Summer Program in Salzburg.

Network with Classmates & Alumni

Life at McGeorge provides the chance to learn about law and build networks with students from all over the world. LLM and JSD students will share classes with JD students, many of whom are already working in California State Departments and Agencies, as well as non-profit organizations and other legal entities. These interactions can enhance the overall learning experience and provide practical, real-world knowledge, and create lasting bonds.

Advance Professionally

An LLM degree from McGeorge prepares you for the future. Whether you are working towards bar exam eligibility, finding the perfect job or pursuing further legal studies, McGeorge helps you achieve your goals.

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Graduate & International Programs
Clémence Kucera

Clémence Kucera
Director, Graduate and International Programs
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Jocelyn Blinn

Jocelyn Blinn
Assistant Director, Graduate & International Programs
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Kirsten Livingston

Kirsten Livingston

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Mary Econome

Mary Econome

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