Online LLM in Dispute Resolution

From Pepperdine Caruso School of Law’s Top-Ranked Straus Institute

The online LLM in Dispute Resolution at Pepperdine Caruso School of Law’s top-ranked Straus Institute prepares lawyers around the globe to become successful mediators between people, organizations, and policymakers in as few as 12 months.

Taught by leading scholars and lawyers who hail from all around the world, our online program allows our highly regarded curriculum to reach students everywhere—especially those who may not be able to join us on campus.

JD or equivalent international law degree required.


Quick Facts About the Program

Pepperdine Caruso School of Law is one of the first universities to offer an LLM online. Our program provides a superior legal education that empowers you to bring your best to work and to the world—delivered in a flexible, online format.

Live, online classes are small in size, allowing you to ask questions and participate in rich discussion about mediation with peers and faculty in real time.

Interactive course work reflects the latest thinking in dispute resolution and can be accessed from any laptop or mobile device.

Distinguished, hands-on faculty prioritize individual mentoring to make sure all students feel supported and have the resources they need to succeed.

Students have access to 24/7 technical support and get lifelong access to the same career resources as students on campus.

On-campus learning experiences allow students to network with classmates, faculty, and experts in the field while putting mediation skills into practice.

All applicants are considered for a scholarship—no additional application is required.

Take the First Step Today

Learn more about Pepperdine’s online Master of Laws in Dispute Resolution program.