The Thomas R. Kline School of Law of Duquesne University is pleased to present the three-week Summer Study of European Law in Summer Study of European Law in Cologne and Bonn, Germany, Paris, France & Luxembourg in conjunction with the University of Cologne, Germany. With generous support from Banco Santander, S.A. 


Join Us in Europe

This three-week program has offered exciting one-week modules each in the study of European Public Law and European Intellectual Property Law. The program totals 5 (semester) hours of credits approved by the American Bar Association.

In Cologne, classes meet at the Institute for American Law on the campus of the University of Cologne.

Read about the curriculum and discover how the program can expand your law school education.

  • German Regional Court
  • Luxembourg, a UNESCO World Heritage city, and capital of the country of Luxembourg, where it is possible to see the European Court of Justice in session.

These trips are designed to provide students with educational, fun, and broad European experiences in three different countries. For students who wish to take trips to other countries, of course, there will still be plenty of down-time to make this possible.

Program Attendance

Enrollment is open to American and foreign law students and to American and foreign graduate school students including, but not limited to M.B.A. students. Attendees are predominately from U.S. law schools.