Entry is very competitive and depends on both the candidate's ability and motivation. We also strive for geographic and cultural balance within the class. Domestic and international applicants worldwide are welcome. The central criterion for admission will be the applicant's potential for successful completion of, and contribution to, the program. Important factors to be considered are:
- overall academic record, particularly in law school;
- motivation for LL.M. study;
- professional experience;
- demonstrated interest in the specialized field.
Each candidate's qualifications will be compared to that of other applicants with the objective of filling each class with the best students in the applicant pool.