Programming to meet the needs of practitioners entering today's global legal practice
Bucerius Law School offers international programming in English that ranges from intensive three-week short courses to a one-year graduate program; curricula are developed to promote discussion and comparative exploration of topics facing today's legal practitioners and scholars.
Bucerius Master of Law and Business
The Bucerius Master of Law and Business (LLM/MLB) is a one-year graduate program that prepares young professionals for international careers in which an understanding of both legal and business concepts as well as intercultural skills are essential. The interdisciplinary program brings lawyers and business professionals from across the world together in one classroom.
International Exchange Program
Open exclusively to students from Bucerius partner universities, the International Exchange Program has an academics focus on international and comparative business law. Numerous activities in and around Hamburg, a study trip to Berlin and Potsdam, and German language classes round out the program. Bucerius is proud to welcome around 100 exchange studentes to its program each fall.
Bucerius Summer Programs
Intensive three-week programs designed for upper-division law students and young professionals have been held each July since 2008 to provide participants with an opportunity to gain first-hand knowledge from legal scholars and experienced practitioners. Small group exercises, on-site workshops, mock negotiations and case studies ensure a practical approach to each subject.
"Bucerius has had the vision to take legal education beyond its traditional national borders. Program curricula are designed to prepare young lawyers for their role in our now global marketplace. The School's distinguished international faculty and student body from all over the world make the experience unique."
Prof. Dr. Dana Beldiman
Squire Patton Boggs LLP, USA
Academic Director, Program in Int'l IP Transactions
"I encourage anyone who might be considering coming to Bucerius for a course of study as I believe it is a fantastic place to meet young professionals in a great environment. It has given me both great academic input and also expanded my network to many new places."
Summer Program Alumnus