International Law Classes

  • Credits for concentration: 18
  • Grade point average in concentration courses of 2.5 is required in order to obtain the Concentration
  • Recognition: Certificate and transcript notation
  • To receive the concentration, you must submit an application during Spring Semester of your graduating year. Applications are due by April 1 of your graduating year.

Required Courses

  • Public International Law
  • International Business Transactions


International Law Electives
  • Business Transactions in Emerging Markets
  • Business Transactions in the Peoples Republic of China
  • Comparative Constitutional Law
  • Comparative Law
  • Ethics, Law and International Affairs
  • EU Commercial Law
  • European Union Law
  • Human Rights Advocacy
  • International Arbitration
  • International Asia-Pacific Commercial Arbitration
  • International Civil Litigation
  • International Contracts
  • International Energy Regulation
  • International Environmental Law
  • International Intellectual Property
  • International Negotiation
  • International Sales Transactions
  • International Taxation*
  • International Trade and Investment
  • Latin American Law and Institutions
  • Law of the Sea
  • Taxation of International Finance*
  • Taxation of International Investment*
  • Transitional Justice and Responding to Mass Atrocities
  • Selected Clinical Placements (maximum of 3 credits counts toward concentration)
  • Any international law class with the course subject code LWIC
  • Any course with "international" or "comparative" in the title, or with a country or world region in the title

You may elect only ONE of the following to count toward the concentration:

  • International Human Rights
  • International Redress for Human Injustice

Note: Please plan carefully. Some courses have prerequisites. Courses may not be offered each year. Some courses and clinics have limited enrollment.

*Advanced Tax course: Enrollment of JD students must be approved by Graduate and International Programs (Warren Hall 207).


Law Student Affairs
Warren Hall, Room 218
Phone: (619) 260-4651
Fax: (619) 260-7715


Mon. 8:30-6:30 p.m.
Tue. 8:30- 5 p.m.
Wed. 9:30-5 p.m.
Thur., Fri. 8:30-5 p.m.

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