Which law schools give advanced standing?

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chenghsiang
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Which law schools give advanced standing?

Postby chenghsiang » Tue Mar 06, 2012 12:00 am

Which law schools give advanced standing, specifically for graduation from JD in 2 years instead of 3, for a law degree (at undergraduate or graduate level) completed at a civil law country? I'm interested in applying to a JD in the US.

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Re: Which law schools give advanced standing?

Postby bk1 » Tue Mar 06, 2012 12:10 am

Northwestern's is the only one I've heard of (http://www.law.northwestern.edu/academics/jd/jd2.html). Though others might exist.

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Re: Which law schools give advanced standing?

Postby NZA » Tue Mar 06, 2012 12:11 am

If you have a foreign law degree, isn't your best bet to get an LLM?

ETA: Sorry, misread, forget edit.




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