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Elizabeth Kim

Elizabeth Kim
Year/Track: 2015
Hometown: San Francisco, CA
Major: Communications/history minor

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Yellow Ribbon Program

Veterans: Is Law School Next?

Pacific McGeorge offers Yellow Ribbon full tuition benefits to U.S. Veterans.

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Master of Science in Law Curriculum

Students accepted into the program can anticipate receiving guidance from our nationally and internationally renowned faculty on individual curricular plans. Students can go full or part-time; 26 units are required to earn the M.S.L. degree, which includes two required courses, a set of elective choices, and for those who are interested, a supervised capstone paper or project. Review the 2014-2015 M.S.L. Course Offerings (pdf).

Required Course

Introduction to Legal Analysis 2


At Least One of These Foundational Courses

Contracts 3
Criminal Law 3
Property Law 2
Torts 3


Elective Courses — Organized by Potential Specialty Area

Criminal Justice Specialty

Advanced Criminal Procedure 2,3
Advanced Trial Advocacy 3
Capital Punishment Law 3
Criminal Law 3
Criminal Law Defenses 2
Criminal Pretrial Litigation 2
Criminal Procedure 3
Expert and Scientific Evidence 2
Habeas Corpus Seminar 2
Juvenile Law 2
Problems in Criminal Justice 2,3
Sentencing & Post-Conviction Remedies 2
Trial Advocacy 3
White Collar Crime 2


Health Administration and Law

Bioethics 2
Elder Law & Social Policy 3
Employment Law 3
Health Law 3
Health Law Policy 2
Legislative & Statutory Interpretation 3
Mediation 3
Expert & Scientific Evidence 2
Public Health Law 3
Capstone Paper 2


Human Resources/Conflict Management

Administrative Law 3
Contracts 3
Employment Law 3
Employment Law Practicum 2
Labor Law 3
Mediation 3
Negotiation & Settlements 2, 3


Government and Public Policy

Administrative Law 3
Constitutional Law I 2
Election Law 2
Introduction to Capital Lawyering 2
Legislative Decision Making 2
Local Government Law 2
Legislation & Statutory Interpretation 3
Negotiation & Settlements 2, 3


Water and Environmental Law

Advanced Water Resources 2
Environmental Law 3
Foundations of Water Law 2
International Water Resources Law Seminar 3
Natural Resources Law 3
Special Topics in Environmental Law: Ocean/Coastal 2
Water Resources Law Practice 3



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