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Office of Graduate Degree Programs

The Office of Graduate Degree Programs (OGP) administers the LL.M., Executive LL.M., and J.S.D. programs.

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For general questions about the LL.M., Executive LL.M. in Global Business Law, and J.S.D. programs, email [email protected].

Contact Information

Office of Graduate Degree Programs

Columbia Law School, 435 W 116th St, New York, NY 10027

Department Services

All LL.M., Executive LL.M., and J.S.D. students receive individualized support from the Office of Graduate Degree Programs (OGP) throughout their Law School experience—from application to degree conferral. The office also maintains close contact with our broad network of alumni.

  • LL.M. Degree

    Challenge yourself. Broaden your perspective and your network. Rediscover the law and your future in the legal profession.

  • Executive LL.M. Degree

    Advance academically while staying professionally connected.

  • J.S.D. Degree

    Engage the resources of a world-class university to pursue a distinguished career in legal scholarship.

  • Academic Advising

    Successfully navigate all the challenges and opportunities you encounter at Columbia Law School with the help of our academic advisers.

Meet the Office of Graduate Degree Programs Team

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Julie Sculli

  • Assistant Dean, Office of Graduate Degree Programs
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Jill M. Casal

  • Executive Director, Office of Graduate Degree Programs
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Alison Sherwin

  • Director of Academic Affairs & the J.S.D. Program

Danielle Flores de Benzerga

  • Associate Director of Admissions, Recruiting, and Student Advising
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Megan Heatherly

  • Assistant Director of Admissions, Operations, and Advising
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Amanda Roden

  • Assistant Director of the E.LL.M. Program and Marketing

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