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Study Abroad

Whittier Law School offers a variety of Study Abroad programs accredited by the American Bar Association (ABA) in these countries:

Study Abroad - China
Study Abroad - France
Study Abroad - Israel
Study Abroad - Mexico
Study Abroad - Spain


City: Nanjing
Dates: July 13-August 2, 2014 (two week and three week programs available)
Focus: Children’s Rights and Family Law; Business Law
Tour Highlights: Tours of Beijing including the Great Wall, Forbidden City, Summer Palace, and Tiananmen Square
Additional Information about China Program


City: Toulouse
Dates: June 27-July 26, 2014
Focus: Entertainment Law; Intellectual Property Law
Tour Highlights: The Royal Garden, Midi Canal, and the medieval city of Carcassonne
Additional Information about France Program


City: Tel Aviv
Dates: Two sessions: July 6-17 and July 20-31, 2014
Focus: International and Comparative Law
Tour Highlights: The Dead Sea, Sea of Galilee, Nazareth, Eliate, Petra, and Cairo.
Additional Information about Israel Program


City: Santa Fe/Mexico City
Dates: June 9-27, 2014
Focus: International Business Law; International Environmental Law
Tour Highlights: Teotihuacan Pyramids, the Floating Gardens of Xochimilco, Federal Court of Appeals, the Mexican Customs Office, the Mexican Migration Agency
Additional Information about Mexico Program


City: Barcelona
Dates: July1-31, 2014
Focus: Sexual Orientation Law
Tour Highlights: Gaudi architecture, fantastic food, nightlife, beaches
Additional Information about Spain Program

"The internship helped us network with an international crowd, and the offered courses were a valuable addition to our legal educations."

— Alex Pilavjian, 2L (attended after 1L year)

Whittier Law School Study Abroad Program - China
Whittier Law School Study Abroad Program - France
Whittier Law School Study Abroad Program - Israel
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