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What's the Difference Between an LLM and JD Degree?

The differences between a JD and LLM degree are often not clearly understood. Learn for yourself what makes them different at Pepperdine Law!

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How Long Does it Take to Get a Law Degree?

The time it takes to get a law degree differs from school to school, but generally students can expect seven years of studies. Learn more.

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Deciding What Type of Law to Practice

When deciding what type of law to practice, Pepperdine Law provides resources in the form of mentorships, professional associations, and externships that will help you on the path to a legal field you may not even know existed.