Welcome to our fall exchange students!

Group photo of eight incoming fall exchange students

This fall, ten students from six of our exchange partner law schools are studying or conducting doctoral-level research at HLS. We hope you’ll have a chance to meet these visiting students.

Pictured, left to right:  Clara Samson, University of Geneva Faculty of Law, Geneva, Switzerland; Joanna Trotta, Fundação Getulio Vargas School of Law, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; Vera Piovesan, Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Geneva, Switzerland; Marie Dry, Sciences Po Law School, Paris, France; Xuejiao Li, Renmin Law School, Beijing, China (in front); Jan-Phillip Graf, Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Geneva, Switzerland (in back); Léo Lucas Pascault, Sciences Po Law School, Paris, France; and Daniel Madani, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, England.

Not pictured:  Despoina Georgiou and Eirini Kikarea, both visiting from the University of Cambridge, Cambridge, England.

In addition, 14 HLS J.D. and S.J.D. students will be studying abroad in eight countries this fall, at exchange partner schools or through an independent semester abroad, and three third-year J.D. students will soon begin studying in the other Cambridge under the Harvard Law School and University of Cambridge J.D./LL.M. Joint Degree Program.

Early Arrivals

On August 21, HLS welcomed new LL.M.s, international exchange students, and new S.J.D.s to campus.

The LL.M. Class of 2019 includes 188 students from 65 countries who will spend the upcoming academic year pursuing a Master of Laws degree. In addition, six students are beginning their studies for the Doctor of Juridical Science (S.J.D.) degree, the Law School’s most advanced degree, and the early arrivals also include nine international students from seven of the Law School’s exchange partner schools.

Read more on Harvard Law Today.

Photo:  Martha Stewart.

Welcome to our fall exchange students!

This fall, nine students from seven of our exchange partner law schools abroad are spending the fall semester at HLS. We hope you’ll have a chance to meet these visiting students.

Pictured, left to right:  Luíza Bruxellas, Fundação Getulio Vargas School of Law, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; Raffael Fasel, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK; Chenyu Fu, Renmin Law School, Beijing, China; Eleonore Gauthier, Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Geneva, Switzerland; Samy Rais, Sciences Po Law School, Paris, France; Lorène Anthonioz, University of Geneva Faculty of Law, Geneva, Switzerland; Héloïse de Jamblinne de Meux, University of Geneva Faculty of Law, Geneva, Switzerland; and Darina Petrova, Sciences Po Law School, Paris, France. Not pictured:  Michael Douglas, Sydney Law School, Sydney, Australia.

In the other direction, 11 HLS students are studying abroad this fall.

Where can study abroad take you? Visit the International Legal Studies section of the HLS website to learn more about the Semester Abroad and HLS-Cambridge J.D./LL.M. Joint Degree programs, and plan to join us on October 25 for an information session on studying abroad.