International Law

Juris Master
International Law Concentration

The Emory Law JM with a focus in international law provides professionals with an interdisciplinary study of the laws and policies that guide the interrelationships of regions, nations, and states. Professionals choosing a focus in international law can gain a better understanding of the politics, culture and history impacting global issues including finance, trade, crime, human rights, religion, the environment, immigration, tax, and labor.


In my role with an internationally prominent company, I have to consider the ramifications of multi-national regulations and policies on business development.  Emory Law's JM and its international law concentration has given me much more depth and understanding about the interaction of laws impacting a single issue.

Luke Kang
Director of Business Development
Hyndai/Kia/Toyota at BASF



Suggested Courses for International Professionals

Foundational Courses (must select at least one)

  • Constitutional Law
  • Contracts
  • Legislation and Regulation

Elective Courses

  • Administrative Law
  • Antitrust Law
  • Chinese Law
  • Comparative and International Family Law
  • Counterterrorism
  • European Union Law
  • Foreign Relations Law
  • Global Public Health Law
  • Immigration Law
  • International Business Transactions
  • International Commercial Arbitration
  • International Criminal Law
  • International Humanitarian Law
  • International Law
  • International Law and Ethics
  • International Tax
  • Internet Law
  • Islamic Law
  • Jewish Law

Emory Law Faculty

A Partnership with Scholars and Educators

Emory Law's JM program is grounded in exemplary teaching. More than sixty full-time faculty – scholars and practitioners alike – along with an extensive adjunct faculty, teach more than 250 courses, and partner with you in your legal studies.  Their focus on research means they are not only teaching you the law, they are also actively participating in shaping laws around the world. 

Emory Law faculty who focus on international law include: