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The JD Degree is required to practice law in the United States. It is considered the first degree in law.
The LLM Degree is an advanced law certification that has global credibility. A first degree in law is a prerequisite for all LLM programs.
Applying to law school requires planning. You can keep track of the steps involved by referring to the checklist below. You should also review which LSAC Services Required/Recommended by Law Schools you’ll need in order to complete your application.
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