Wake Forest University School of Law offers degree programs for international lawyers as well as summer study abroad programs for our JD candidates.

For International Students and Lawyers:

We have designed curricula that produce broadly educated lawyers and our international programs are one aspect of that curricula. Our Degree Program for International Students:

Our Visiting International Researcher program hosts foreign academics and graduate law students, as well as legal professionals, interested in pursuing legal research and consulting with Wake law faculty.

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Watch a virtual tour of the Wake Forest Reynolda Campus and downtown Winston-Salem:

 For JD Candidates:

3 resident study abroad programs allow our JD candidates to engage in various topics of comparative and international law:

WFU Law also offers a short course in Nicaragua which is typically offered during winter break.

International Courses

View a list of international courses that Wake Forest Law School has to offer.

Read Our Blog…

Visit our International Programs Blog to read about personal experiences and stories from our international graduate students as well as our JD study abroad students.