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Demonstrate your expertise in an in-demand legal specialty by earning a certificate concurrently with a JD from New England Law | Boston. These intensive programs are designed to prepare you with the skills and experiences you need to hit the ground running in your law career.

Each law certificate program has a required experiential learning component, which includes internships, clinics, moot court/mock trial competitions, and other options. Certificate candidates must complete a designated number of credits and earn a specified GPA in program courses as well. Completion of the certificate program is also noted on transcripts for employers.


Compliance and Risk Management

With our downtown Boston location, you will be surrounded by opportunities to gain compliance and risk management experience across many industries.
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Immigration Law

Our Immigration Law certificate program will prepare you for the many roles and settings related to immigration, from private practice to government to nonprofits.
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Tax Law

Our newly established tax law certificate program offers specialized courses in taxation, and allows recipients to increase their employment opportunities in the tax field.
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Criminal Practice and Procedure

Train in Boston’s venerable courthouses and graduate law school ready for the excitement and challenges of being a trial lawyer.
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Intellectual Property Law

Intellectual property law impacts virtually every field of human endeavor—and our students explore the vast potential of this legal specialty.
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The education I received at New England Law has proven to be one of the most valuable investments of my life. The analytical skills that were perfected behind the walls of the classrooms were quickly transferable into the employment setting.” —Ashley D. Rozes ’18