York University

Graduate Studies

Law (Osgoode Professional Development)


4700 Keele Street

North York, ON




Program Information

Degrees Offered:

LLM - Master of Laws degree

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Osgoode Hall Law School's Osgoode Professional Development (OPD) is committed to providing lawyers with the best in graduate education through a range of specialized, reflective and sophisticated offerings leading to a Master of Laws (LLM) degree. Unlike other LLM programs, the courses in OPD’s Part-time LLM are developed specifically for post-LLB/JD students. The curriculum assumes that not only do you have a law degree, but that you've also practised law. Osgoode is one of Canada's oldest and most prestigious law schools, with a reputation for academic excellence. Streams and Specializations: Osgoode Professional Development Program offers a two-year part-time LLM Program. Classes are taught in downtown Toronto at the Osgoode Professional Development Centre, located at 1 Dundas Street West, 26th floor. Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis. An interview and/or writing sample may be required. Over 15 different streams to choose from: - Administrative Law - Alternative Dispute Resolution - Banking & Financial Services - Business Law - Charities and Not-for-Profit Law - Civil Litigation & Dispute Resolution - Constitutional Law - Criminal Law & Procedure - NEW! Energy and Infrastructure Law - Family Law - Health Law - Intellectual Property Law - Labour Relations & Employment Law - Municipal Law - Real Property - Securities Law - Tax Law OPD also offers a one-year, full-time LLM program for international students and a one-year, full-time general LLM: - General Master of Laws - Master of Laws in International Business Law - Professional LLM Specializing in Canadian Common Law



International Student Requirements:

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Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

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