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  1. Master of Laws, LLMnoun

    an advanced law degree


  1. Master of Laws

    A Master of Laws (M.L. or LL.M.; Latin: Magister Legum or Legum Magister) is an advanced postgraduate academic degree, pursued by those either holding an undergraduate academic law degree, a professional law degree, or an undergraduate degree in a related subject. In most jurisdictions, the "Master of Laws" is the advanced professional degree for those usually already admitted into legal practice.


  1. master of laws

    A Master of Laws (LL.M.) is a postgraduate degree in law, typically designed for those who already hold a professional law degree like a Juris Doctor (JD), Bachelor of Laws (LLB), or a similar degree. This specialized program allows individuals to gain advanced legal knowledge or expertise in a specific area of law through further study, often with a focus on fields such as tax law, international law, or human rights law.


  1. Master of Laws

    The Master of Laws is an advanced academic degree, pursued by those holding a professional law degree, and is commonly abbreviated LL.M. from its Latin name, Legum Magister, where the double L stands for the Latin plural, because both profane and ecclesiastical law are included. The University of Oxford names its taught masters of laws B.C.L. and MJur, is named either MPhil or MSt.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of master of laws in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of master of laws in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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