Law (LL.M.)

Required course work includes the College of Law requirements and one of the following emphases:

LAW 857Introduction to American Law and Legal Education3
Emphases
Select one of the following:

A. Democracy, Justice, and the American Legal System

LAW 856Legal Writing and Research for LL.M. Students3
LAW 962Professional Responsibility3
Select 6 credits of the following:6
Civil Procedure & Intro to Law
Civil Procedure II
Property
Torts
Criminal Law
Contracts
Constitutional Law I
Advanced Torts
Constitutional Law II
Business Associations
Sales
Property Security
Native American Law 1
Evidence
Criminal Procedure: Investigations
Conflict of Laws
Family Law
Total Hours12

Courses to total 24 credits for this degree

B. Natural Resources and Environmental Law

LAW 907Administrative Law3
LAW 947Environmental Law3
or LAW 948 Public Lands and Resources Law
Select 10 credits of Natural Resources and Environmental Law lectives from the following: 110
Water Law Practicum
Natural Resource Law Seminar
Land-Use Law and Planning
Wildlife Law and Policy
International Environmental and Water Law
Law, Science, and the Environment
Water and Energy Policy Seminar
Environmental Law
Public Lands and Resources Law
Environmental Policy
Water Law II
Lawyering Process Seminar
Native American Natural Resource Law
Interdisciplinary Methods in Water Resources
Total Hours16

Courses to total 24 credits for this degree

C. Business Law and Entrepreneurship

LAW 813Contracts2
LAW 919Business Associations4
LAW 924Sales3
or LAW 925 Property Security
Select 9 credits of Business Law and Entrepreneurship electives from the following:9
Advanced Torts (Max 3 credits)
Corporate Taxation (Max 3 credits)
Introduction to Intellectual Property
Administrative Law
Workplace Law
Antitrust
Suretyship and Guaranty
Internet Law
Securities Regulation
Accounting for Lawyers
Trademarks and Trade Dress
Negotiable Instruments, Bank Collections and Deposits, and Other Payment Systems
Sales
Property Security
Bankruptcy
Partnership and LLC Taxation (Max 3 credits)
Taxation (Max 4 credits)
Patents
Copyrights (Max 3 credits)
Real Estate Transactions (Max 3 credits)
Mass Media Law
White Collar Crime
Total Hours18

Courses to total 24 credits for this degree

D. Litigation and Alternative Dispute Resolution

Select one of the following tracks:15
General Track:
Administrative Law
Negotiation and Appropriate Dispute Resolution
Civil Mediation
Family Mediation
Litigation and Alternative Dispute Resolution Electives:
Constitutional Law I
Constitutional Law II
Evidence
Remedies
Lawyering Process Seminar
Criminal Law Track
Criminal Law
Negotiation and Appropriate Dispute Resolution
Criminal Procedure: Investigations
Civil Mediation
Family Mediation
Criminal Law Elective
Select one course from the following:
Constitutional Law I
Seminar 2
Constitutional Law II
Evidence
White Collar Crime
Family Law Track
Family Mediation
Negotiation and Appropriate Dispute Resolution
Family Law
Family Law Electives
Select 7 credits from the following:
Constitutional Law II
Wills, Estates, and Trusts
Community Property
Children and the Law
Main Street Law Clinic
Total Hours15

Students are required to compete in either the mediation or negotiation intermural competition held annually.

Courses to total 24 credits for this requirement