Program Overview

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Options and Opportunities

Students choose UNH Law because it leads the way in rethinking law education. Our curriculum is not one-size-fits-all. Each student’s experience is customized to help achieve the legal career to which they aspire. Our curricular pathways, certificate and dual degree options, graduate degrees, and experiential learning opportunities are robust and intentional. We succeed when our students succeed.

JD Degree

First Year and Foundational Courses
Focus Areas

  • Business Law
  • Criminal Law
  • Intellectual Property (IP): Patent Law
  • IP: Trademarks, Copyrights, Sports and Entertainment Law
  • Litigation
  • Public Policy and Social Justice

Certificates

  • Intellectual Property
  • Sports and Entertainment Law

Dual Degrees

  • JD/MBA with UNH Paul College of Business & Economics
  • JD/MSW with UNH College of Health & Human Services

Joint Degrees

  • JD/LLM in IP
  • JD/MIP

Experiential Learning

  • Clinics
  • Legal Residencies (externships)
  • Daniel Webster Scholar Honors Program
  • Moot Court

Journals

  • IDEA: The Journal of the Franklin Pierce Center For Intellectual Property
  • UNH Law Review

Study Abroad

Academic Success Program

Curricular Guide and Course Descriptions

Graduate Program Degrees

Master’s Degrees

  • Master of Commerce and Technology (MCT)
  • Master of Intellectual Property (MIP)
  • Master of International Criminal Law and Justice (MICLJ)

LLM

  • Master of Laws in Commerce and Technology (LLM)
  • Master of Laws in Intellectual Property (LLM)
  • Master of Laws in International Criminal Law and Justice (LLM)

Certificates

  • Diploma in Commerce and Technology (DCT)
  • Diploma in Intellectual Property (DIP)
  • Intellectual Property Summer Institute

Visiting Scholar

Franklin Pierce Center for Intellectual Property

Graduate Programs Curriculum

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As we do more business online, our entire economy is changing. We face daily challenges created by new products and services, the growth of electronic commerce, and the growing proliferation of cybercrime.
Health care is one of the most critical issues facing society today. Lawyers need to be poised to help shape and manage policies affecting the healthcare delivery system as it expands and transforms.
UNH Law has one of the most respected and comprehensive patent law and practice programs in the country.
UNH Law’s online International Criminal Law and Justice program addresses fast-paced developments in the globalization of commerce, terrorism, human rights, and criminal law, especially over the past 30 years.
At the Warren B. Rudman Center for Justice, Leadership and Public Service, our Public Policy and Social Justice program immerses you in today’s pressing policy issues.
Come to a place where it’s commonplace to have wide-ranging, thoughtful discussions with top players in sports and entertainment law on contemporary legal issues.