What is it like to study law on the other side of the globe? Three students describe their spring semesters abroad in Buenos Aires, Paris, and Shanghai. Read More
The program gives 3Ls the chance to spend a semester immersed in the law and legal culture of Buenos Aires, Paris, or Shanghai through a program designed by the Law School. Read More
You can still apply for the Spring 2016 semester of NYU Law Abroad!
The Office of Global Programs will open a second application period from August 28 through September 7. Read more
The World and Washington Square
NYU Law’s offerings in international, comparative, and foreign law are unsurpassed.
The Hauser Global Law School brings Hauser Global Faculty, Global Fellows, and Distinguished Global Fellows to New York from around the world to teach, study, and collaborate. These outstanding scholars and practitioners are joined by more than 300 international students, including the top-ranking Hauser Global Scholars, as well as exchange students and Visiting Doctoral Researchers.
Opportunities for students extend far beyond New York. NYU Law Abroad offers specially-designed programs in Buenos Aires, Paris, and Shanghai. The Law School also supports an array of international moot competitions as well as summer and postgraduate internships and fellowships.
Our centers regularly sponsor conferences and research programs on issues of global concern, involving NYU Law students as well as faculty, in New York and overseas.
Global News in Brief
How is the interpretation of the UN Charter affected by the practice of its major organs or the work of the UN Secretary General? What challenges are being raised with respect to the sanctions...
In a new book, Samuel Issacharoff discusses how constitutional courts buttress "fragile democracies"The past 25 years have witnessed the attempted flowering of democracy in Russia, South Africa, Columbia, Egypt, and numerous other countries around the world. In some, it has flourished, with...
Pablo de Greiff, UN Special Rapporteur on the promotion of truth, justice, reparation, and guarantees of non-recurrence, has been appointed director of the Center for Human Rights and Global Justice’...
Margaret Satterthwaite '99 is part of team awarded MacArthur grant to develop data-visualization toolsProfessor of Clinical Law Margaret Satterthwaite '99 is part of a trio of New York University faculty members that has won funding from the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation to develop...