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International Legal Scholars Academy

DUE TO COVID-19 THE 2020 LEGAL SCHOLARS ACADEMY IS UNABLE TO TAKE PLACE ON OUR DELAWARE LAW SCHOOL CAMPUS. WE ARE EXPLORING WAYS TO BRING YOU THE SAME VALUABLE AND EXCITING PROGRAMMING IN AN ONLINE FORMAT. PLEASE CHECK BACK FOR UPDATES.

International Legal Scholars

Delaware Law School presents its 2020 International Legal Scholars Academy for Judiciary, Practitioners, and Law Students. Our one-week immersion program offers an opportunity to explore U.S. legal concepts and various current topics in global legal issues. Participants receive an educational and cultural experience and are given a strong foundation in U.S. legal concepts, as well as updates related to environmental, constitutional, human rights, anti-corruption, and anti-money laundering law.

The Legal Scholars Academy includes a week of exciting events that may include:

  • personalized lectures on select topics from leading expert scholars
  • round-table discussions with local and global judiciary
  • attendance at US law courses of interest
  • observing Delaware Supreme Court oral arguments
  • visiting a Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Court
  • social event with the Dean and faculty of the law school
  • day-trip to Washington, D.C.
  • closing certificate presentation

When:  October 26, 2020 to October 30, 2020

Where:  Widener University Delaware Law School

Tuition:  $500*

*Tuition does not include miscellaneous travel expenses, airfare, transportation, lodging, or meals.

Lodging:  A discounted room rate is available at the Doubletree by Hilton Wilmington Hotel.  The Doubletree is located just .2 miles (322 meters) from the law school.  Click here to make lodging arrangements.

How to Register: Register and pay here.

Questions: Contact [email protected].

Download the 2020 Legal Scholars Academy Flyer (pdf)