Drake University



Dates: May 21–June 25

Courses: Int’l & Comparative Environmental Law, Global Issues in Criminal Law, EU Law, Change & Development in European Legal Systems. Includes weekly enrichment activities.

Tuition/fees: $5,750 for 6 credits, trips and some course materials included.

Housing: Studio apartment with bathroom and small kitchen, meals not included.

Requirements: Submission of written statement from dean of law school certifying the applicant is in good standing.

Program description: Earn 6 credits in comparative and international law subjects, taught in English, at the University of Nantes, located just 35 miles from the coast and 2 hours by train to Paris. Each course has a local component, including meetings with French judges, lawyers, and legislators. Students participate in a criminal mock trial at the Palais de Justice in Nantes. As part of the Int’l & Comparative Environmental Law course, students will travel to Cedre, one of the leading centers on oil spill cleanup and water pollution. Cedre is located in Best, France.

Deadline: March 14

Apply to: Professor Ellen Y. Lee, 515-271-1914, ellen.yee@drake.edu



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