The Center for Real Estate Law

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Welcome

The Center for Real Estate Law is dedicated to educating and training the next generation of real estate attorneys and real estate professionals in the substance and practice of commercial real estate law. In addition to providing our degree candidates with a superior education in a transactional context, we are committed to promoting research and scholarship in the field of commercial real estate and practice.

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JD Programs

John Marshall's Center for Real Estate Law offers JD candidates the opportunity to enhance their marketability by earning a joint JD/LLM in Real Estate Law. The joint degree program allows degree candidates to gain an in-depth understanding of commercial real estate law and practice while saving time and money. The transactional approach of the program offers graduates the ability to ask the right questions and quickly cut to the heart of real estate legal issues.

The Center also offers JD candidates degree specialization and employable distinction in the emerging, interdisciplinary area of sustainability and its increasing importance in real estate, environmental, and regulatory legal work. The JD Certificate in Sustainability develops the necessary skill set to successfully implement concepts of sustainability in real estate, environmental, and regulatory legal work.

LLM and MS Programs

The Center for Real Estate Law offers experienced real estate practitioners seeking to develop new skills to better serve their clients, litigators looking to refocus their careers, and recent law graduates the industry specialization and enhanced marketability to excel in the field of commercial real estate.

The LLM in Real Estate Law, for practicing attorneys, and the MS in Real Estate Law, for non-attorney commercial real estate professionals, are designed to provide in-depth understanding of commercial real estate law and practice by evaluating cutting-edge legal issues through a transactional approach to practice. The graduate real estate law curriculum, developed with the help of the Real Estate Law Advisory Board, integrates skills training and covers all substantive areas of commercial real estate law.

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