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LL.M. Resources: U.S. Legal System & Practice

Resources for LL.M. students to navigate the library, the U.S. legal system, and U.S. legal research.

Books on the U.S. Legal System

These books are specifically written to introduce LL.M. students and foreign lawyers to the U.S. legal system. Additional books on the U.S. legal system written for a variety of audiences can be found in the Law Library Reading Room at KF 385 - 387.

Books on U.S. Legal Practice Skills

These books are specifically written to introduce LL.M. students and foreign lawyers to U.S. legal practice skills, such as legal reasoning and writing.

If you want more guidance specifically on U.S. legal writing, you can find books on legal writing written for a variety of audiences in the Law Library Reading Room KF 250s section.