Certificate of Specialization in International Law

International Law Certificate_2023 Application

Berkeley Law students may undertake a specialization in international law. The specialized curricular program ensures students develop a broad background in fundamental areas of law while receiving advanced training in international law. Students who meet the requirements are awarded a Certificate of Specialization in International Law at the end of their graduating year. The deadline to apply is in the student’s graduating year.

Students who wish to earn the certificate must complete certain requirements, including taking courses in International and Comparative Law, as well as writing a substantial paper on international law.

If you have questions, email InternationalLawCertificate@law.berkeley.edu.


To apply for the 2023 Certificate,
submit the application materials by April 1, 2023
or November 1, 2022  for December graduates

2022 International Law Certificate Awardees

LLM Student Honorees:

  • Saloni Agrawal
  • Rhia Mehta
  • Bastienne Meijer
  • Adam Michaëlis
  • Lin Wei

JD Student Honorees:

  • Suhayla Ahmed
  • Clara Barnosky
  • Clara Dorfman
  • Edwin Gonzalez
  • Ian Good
  • Sarah Graham
  • Sara Jaramillo
  • Anjanaye Jariwala
  • Kaylene Khosla
  • Susan Lee
  • Blaire Lee-Nakayama
  • Sara Osman
  • Chuanyi Qi
  • Harriet Steele
  • Naomi Spoelman
  • Helena von Nagy