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JD Advanced Standing Admission, Trade, Mexico

An attorney from Nogales, Sonora, Mexico who is now an Arizona resident, I am currently finishing my LLM Degree at XXXX University and I would like very much to continue my studies forward through the terminal degree in my field, the JDS. I want to continue at XXXX University because I look forward …

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JD Criminal Justice Law, Military, African-American

Working in criminal justice was the goal that I set for myself while still a child, heavily influenced by America’s glamorization of law enforcement on television. As I matured into an adult, I came to see it as less and less glamorous and more and more tragic. Ultimately, I decided on a career in t…

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LLM Degree, Human and Civil Rights, Egypt

A young Egyptian man who has been living in New York City for the past 2.5 years studying English intensively in preparation for your program, I watch in great anguish from afar as so many noble young people are dying in my country, Egypt, in our quest for authentic democracy. For Egypt’s sons and d…

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LLM Masters, International Law, Turkey

I am a well qualified lawyer with substantial experience in Turkish law. My current work and higher studies relate to international law. I now seek to broaden my knowledge to encompass US law so that I can fulfill my ultimate goal of establishing a firm enabling international transactions between en…

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JD Juris Doctor, Public Interest Law

While I am a perennial optimist, I am also a realist; and my greatest fascination in life is the way that our legal systems function as the glue of society, making all else possible, including progress. Most of all, I am a progressive, and I want to have a major share in progressive social change. I…

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LLM International Law, Anti-Corruption, Cameroon

I am applying to your program in law because I strongly believe that graduating from XXXX University would provide me with the optimal preparation for a successful career in law that would enable me to establish a legacy of service to my people, in Cameroon. At am mature for 25 and have the highest …

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MSc Degree, Law and Accounting, Pakistan

Your program at XXU is my first choice for graduate school because I want very much to attain the MSc Degree in Law and Accounting from the best university in the world, which I would like to use as a stepping-stone towards the field of mergers and acquisitions within investment banking.  I am confi…

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PHD International Law and Economics, Europe

For the last ten years of my life I have dedicated myself to the goal of helping my country, Slovakia, to advance in its integration with Europe. I was raised in Slovakia. My big break in life came early, at the age of 17, when I went to the United States and spent my last year of High School in Geo…

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LLM Personal Statement, International Corporate Law

I have no family connection to the law but I did harbor the occasional teenage fantasy in which I strode confidently around a courtroom amazing a jury with my persuasive oratory and pulling off an almost impossible courtroom coup resulting in a standing ovation from an appreciative audience.  I have…

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JD Personal Statement, Business Law, Azerbaijan

My desire to enter the legal profession dates back to my high school days in Baku, Azerbaijan; a period in which I began to understand how the government was rife with corruption, and that the legal system was far from just. I also reflected on the fact that a lack of respect for human rights had tu…

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JD Criminal Law, Immigrant, Palestine

I am looking forward to becoming a federal prosecutor for a host of reasons, foremost of which is my patriotism and my love for law and order. After a great deal of reflection, I am confident that I have made the correct career decision. XXXX’s Law School is my first choice and I will attend your pr…

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JD Criminal, Family, Public Interest Law

Even before joining with my sisters in Alpha Sigma Alpha (ASA), I had lived their motto of efficacy and my ability to sympathize with those that face their own challenges in life.  I feel that my sense of justice has naturally stemmed from this, and nothing would give me greater satisfaction than to…

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LLM International Corporate Law, Securities, China

I am a Chinese woman with a great passion for law and this is the greatest asset that I hope to bring to you distinguished LLM Program at XXXX University. My love for the field of law sustained me through my studies despite the fact that I had to undergo stomach surgery shortly before my final exams…

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LLM, Masters International Business, Hispanic

I am a Mexican attorney from Nogales, in fact, both Nogaleses, the one in Arizona as well as the one in Sonora, Mexico. I attended school in the US through the 6th grade, and since then we have went to the USA almost daily to shop, restaurants, movies, business. Thus, I feel that I have grown up squ…

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LLM, International Economics, Public Policy, Brazil

I am a Brazilian woman with the dream of studying law here in America. XXXX is my first choice because of my profound respect for your program and the fact that International Economics Law, Business and Policy is the best fit for my long term goal of helping developing economies develop in sustainab…

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LLM Masters International Law, Europe, Italy

I have grown up in a family of judges and lawyers and I am certain that his has a great deal to do with the reason why I have chosen to study law as well. I have listened to intense discussions of the law at breakfast, lunch and dinner, every day as long as I can remember and I trust that this has h…

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LLB Masters Degree UK, Caribbean Woman, Labour

I am applying for admission to your External Law Programme because I would very much like to attain the LLB Degree from a traditional, prestigious English Law Degree Programme with international standing. I hope to complete your Programme in three years, since I want to continue my work in the banki…

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LLM, UK, Business Law, Arab African Woman

As a young Arab woman from Africa, I have had to struggle and work really hard my whole life to become fully recognized as a professional and a human being in a cruel, male-dominated world and work environment. The injustices against women in society are one of the primary reasons why I chose to bui…

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LLM International Law, Middle Eastern Application

As a young man from Lebanon, taking an interest in International affairs comes naturally. We Lebanese live daily through a cauldron of conflict: political, economic, and even physical. We are especially keenly aware, many of us, of the need for clear-headed dialogue rather than fighting any many of …

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LLM International Business, Commerce, Israeli

I clearly remember my first encounter with an attorney; summer, 1994.  Lifshitz walked into our classroom, wearing an impeccable black tailored suit.  I gazed at him with admiration.  Well-dressed people were not common in my hometown, and working in an office was equally rare.  My school would have…

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