Our Master of Laws (LL.M.) Programs provide opportunities for advanced study, individual research, and specialization in the following areas:
The unique Heckerling Graduate Program in Estate Planning is the only full-time law school graduate program leading to a master's degree in estate planning. The program includes a comprehensive coverage of estate planning topics not available elsewhere.
This program provides students with the background necessary to understand and manage problems arising in today's international legal order. Within this LL.M, the School offers three specializations:
The White & Case International Arbitration LL.M. Program* offers specialized theoretical and practical courses arbitration. In addition, there is a broad selection of related subjects including course offerings with a focus on Latin America for future practitioners wishing to pursue a career involving interests in that region.
This program prepares lawyers as specialists in the domestic and international legal problems associated with the use and protection of the marine environment.
Miami Law's post graduate LL.M. programs provide opportunities for lawyers to gain advanced training. Our programs enable attorneys to hone their skills in a practice area or to redirect their careers and seek a new career path through targeted study. Our LL.M. programs are ideal for recent J.D. graduates seeking to specialize in a particular area of the law or for lawyers who have been out of practice for a period of time and are seeking to re-enter the profession.
The Robert Traurig-Greenberg Traurig LL.M. in Real Property Development, available on campus or online, is for lawyers dedicated to working in the real estate field as attorneys or entrepreneurs. The program is designed both for recent law school graduates and for practitioners interested in redirecting or fine-tuning their practice.
This top-ranked program allows students to pursue a full range of tax specialties and offers a solid foundation in the core subjects of taxation.
As South Florida has become one of the world's leading centers of international tax planning and asset management, we have launched this unique offering.
*The arbitration specialization track currently within the International Law LL.M. program will, subject to ABA acquiescence and the University of Miami Board of Trustees approval, become a stand-alone LL.M. degree.
International Law and Ocean & Coastal Law (International Graduate Law Programs)
International Arbitration Specialization
Real Property Development
Taxation of Cross-Border Investment