Temple University—James E. Beasley School of Law

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Official Guide to LLM, Master’s, and Certificate Programs

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Temple Law has a particularly strong sense of community. Our students actively take part in many aspects of law school student life, including participating in student organizations, events, and other social activities, forming tight bonds among our students, staff and faculty, and experiencing university life fully. Our faculty devote an uncommon level of attention and commitment to our students’ success.

Philadelphia, Your New Favorite American City

Temple Law is located in Philadelphia, the sixth-largest city in the U.S., conveniently located between New York City and Washington, D.C. The cost of living in Philadelphia is lower than that of other east coast cities, allowing students to live affordably in a large city while pursuing an excellent education and building a network.

Affordable Tuition

O'Connor OwlTemple Law is a public university, subsidized by the State of Pennsylvania. As such, our tuition is very competitive. The current tuition rates for each program are posted here.

LL.M. and Graduate Programs

View LL.M. and Graduate Programs

Temple Law offers five LL.M. programs. We welcome the opportunity to get to know you and learn how Temple may help advance your career. Please reach out to the contact people below to schedule a time to speak.

Program Contact Person Link to Apply and Deadlines
LL.M. for Foreign-Trained Lawyers Ally Lamson
Assistant Director for Global Legal Studies
Apply to the LL.M. for Foreign-Trained Lawyers here by April 15 for the Fall semester or October 1 for the Spring semester. Extensions may be available upon request.
LL.M. in Trial Advocacy

Marian G. Braccia

Director, LL.M. in Trial Advocacy Program


Apply to the LL.M. in Trial Advocacy here by June 1.
LL.M. in Taxation

Andrew Weiner

Director, Graduate Tax Program

Apply to the LL.M. in Taxation here by August 1 for Fall admission, December 15 for Spring admission or May 1 for Summer admission.
LL.M. in Transnational Law Jeffrey Dunoff
Director, LL.M. in Transnational Law
Apply to the LL.M. and J.D./LL.M. in Transnational Law here by June 1 for Fall admission or November 1 for Spring admission.
LL.M. in Asian Law Salil K. Mehra
Director, LL.M. in Asian Law 
Apply to the LL.M. in Asian Law here by June 1 for Fall admission or November 1 for Spring admission.

Contact Information

1719 N. Broad Street, Klein Hall,
Philadelphia, PA 19122,
United States