The ONE thing that will increase your LL.M. admission chances (Warning: It is terribly boring)

Photo by Jouwen Wang on Unsplash Identify referees who will give you that “perfect” recommendation letter. Raise your grades over the next semester or two. Get some publications done. How about showcasing leadership abilities? Perhaps engage in some form of social service which you can then use in your personal statement? Any or all of these might improve…… Continue reading The ONE thing that will increase your LL.M. admission chances (Warning: It is terribly boring)

The LLM #Admission Interviews: John N. Riccardi, Boston University School of Law

An LLM experience is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to create and expand one’s global professional network. Our alumni network consists of roughly 24,000 alumni in over 100 countries.

The LLM #Admission Interviews: Anitha Cadambi, USC Gould School of Law

Amicus Partners speaks with Anitha Cadambi who is an Adjunct Assistant Professor of Law at USC Gould School of Law.

As much you want to tell the law school you are applying to why they should admit you, I think it’s equally important to tell the law school why you picked them.

First Person Accounts (International): Faith P. Mumia on the LL.M. at Koç University

Faith Pepela Mumia, LLM candidate at Koç University

Koç University also inspires trust in their international students and that created a feeling of being in a home away from home.

Amicus Recap: Some of the most useful LL.M. advice in the last 100 posts

The Amicus blog began life sometime in August last year, starting off with some (very) rudimentary advice on how to go about the LL.M. application process. Since then, the blog has carried some interesting interviews and posts, with the most popular being the First-Person Account (FPA’s) series.