|English as a Second Language (ESL) Fellow – Graduate Legal Writing Program
In 2012, about 245 foreign LL.M. and S.J.D. students came to study at Georgetown from 70 different countries. Georgetown Law’s Graduate Legal Writing Program offers a wide range of classes and workshops to help our foreign LL.M. and S.J.D students refine their abilities to communicate in English about the law. The Two-Year LL.M. with a Certificate in Legal English offers a full two-semester curriculum for students who want to focus on improving their Legal English language skills before entering the regular LL.M. Program.
The ESL Fellow teaches advanced academic English to foreign lawyer working on post-graduate law degrees, and with international J.D. students if assigned. The ESL Fellow, reporting to the Program Director, has duties that include but are not limited to: