McGeorge School of Law

Spring Semester Classes Have A Foreign Flavor

March 10, 2011

Dean Elizabeth Rindskopf Parker

International Students with Dean Elizabeth Rindskopf Parker

Forty-two graduate and international law students are studying on the McGeorge campus this spring along with three visiting scholars.

If addition to several Americans, the students represent 21 foreign countries: Armenia, Austria, Botswana, China, Egypt, Germany, Hong Kong, Nepal, Nigeria, Poland, Russia, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, United Kingdom, Ukraine, Iraq, Moldova, Romania, Rwanda, Spain and Switzerland.

There are 22 students in the McGeorge's flagship program, the LLM in Transnational Business Practice, 10 in the LLM in Public Law & Policy program, four in the LLM in Experiential Law Teaching program, and three in the JSD in International Water Resources Law program.

Idoeu Adetogun, LLM '07, is pursuing another LLM and a JSD in International Water Resources Law. Maria Milanes-Murcia, LLM '08, continues her JSD work in the same area. Fareena Azhar, who finished her J.D. here in December, has begun the LLM in Public Law & Policy program.

The visiting scholars include Cristina Leb, who holds a law degree from an Austrian university and is working on her doctorate at the University of Geneva in Switzerland. Jianming Liu teaches law and is the director of the clinical education center at Zhejiang Gongshang University in Hangzhou, China. Xiungzhong Shi is a professor at the Capital Normal University in Beijiing.