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Summer 2021

Course Description
The International Arbitration LL.M. Practicum Program allows students to obtain practical experience in the field of international arbitration with law firms and arbitral institutions in Miami and beyond during their LL.M. studies. Students in the International Arbitration LL.M. Program are required to complete at least one such supervised, hands-on training experience in a workplace related to international arbitration and dispute resolution as well as the broader international business law field during their studies. IA LL.M. Practicum placements are for the duration of one semester and usually are offered during the Fall and Spring semesters; in exceptional circumstances placements also may be available in Summer. As part of the practicum/externship program, students also will attend a number of lectures pertinent to international arbitration and transnational litigation.

Course Schedule

Course Frequency
This course is usually offered every semester

Course Information

Credits: 2
Pass/Fail Option: Yes
Grading: Mandatory Pass/Fail
Method of Evaluation:
Graduation Requirements Fulfilled By Course:
Skills Requirement
Special Attributes:
LL.M. Course
Course Delivery:

Special Restrictions: Plan of International Arbitration LL.M. or JD/International Arbitration. If you are an International Arbitration Joint JD/LL.M. or International Arbitration LL.M. student, you may enroll in this course through CaneLink. Enrollment is still possible if you are not an International Arbitration Joint JD/LL.M. or International Arbitration LL.M. student but by permission only. For permission, please contact Arlene Buchanan at
Law Track(s): None
Bar Subject(s):
Concentration(s): None
Course Book(s): TBD/None      
First Class Assignment(s): TBD/None