The mission of Global Programs is to globalize the law school by creating opportunities for students and faculty to learn about foreign legal cultures through exchanges, international visitors, and events. Each year approximately 50 foreign lawyers and scholars are in residence at Hastings and about 50 Hastings J.D. students go abroad for legal study in either one-semester programs or in one-year joint J.D./LL.M. programs at a number of distinguished foreign law faculties.
Specifically, the programs overseen by Global Programs include:
University of California Hastings College of the Law in San Francisco is redefining legal education through our experiential, interdisciplinary, and international approach to the law. We integrate rigorous academics with hands-on practice, preparing our graduates to tackle the legal challenges—and leverage the opportunities—of the 21st century.
UC Hastings. Made in San Francisco. Ready for the World.