School of Law

Program Description

An LLM, or "Master of Laws," is an advanced degree in law. To be eligible to apply for an LLM program, you need to have already completed a first degree in law, such as an LLB, a Licenciado, etc. The general LLM provides professionals with the flexibility to create a highly specialized course of study that draws on our excellence in research, classroom instruction and experiential learning.

Program Contact

Laurel Root
309 O'Brian Hall
Buffalo, NY 14260
Phone: 716-645-2907
Fax: 716-645-6676

Instruction Method

  • In Person (100 percent of courses offered in person)

Full/Part Time Options

  • Full Time

Credits Required

  • 24 Hours


  • 1 Year

Application Fee

  • $75

This program is officially registered with the New York State Education Department (SED).

Online programs/courses may require students to come to campus on occasion. Time-to-degree and number of credit hours may vary based on full/part time status, degree, track and/or certification option chosen. Time-to-degree is based on calendar year(s). Contact the department for details.

** At least one of the admissions tests are required for admission. Test and score requirements/exceptions vary by program. Contact the department for details.