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Earn your Master of Laws degree with OU Law’s John B. Turner LL.M. Program.
The John B. Turner LL.M. Program offers a unique combination of courses available only at OU Law. You can choose from five specialized online degrees: Indigenous Peoples' Law, Energy and Natural Resources Law, International Business Law, Healthcare Law, or U.S. Legal Studies. Foreign-educated lawyers can attend on-campus classes to earn their LL.M. in U.S. Legal Studies and qualify to practice in the United States. Complete your LL.M. at OU Law in just 15 months.

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From our renowned faculty to our distinctive curriculum, explore why choosing OU Law for your postdoctoral degree is a smart move for your legal career.  

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Marina S. Valley , LL.M. Class of 2012

I had always planned to advance my knowledge and, after considering other LL.M. programs, I determined that the combination of OU's reputation and the LL.M. curriculum makes its program superior to other postdoctoral programs.


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Ensieh Mohajeri , LL.M. Program Graduate

The LL.M. program provides an exceptional educational environment with the chance to communicate with outstanding professors who are all very knowledgeable in their respective areas and so willing to share their experience and assist students in any way possible.

About John B. Turner.

Thanks to a generous gift, the John B. Turner LL.M. Program Chair attracts top LL.M. faculty in the current areas of specialization: energy, natural resources, and Indigenous Peoples laws.

Another gift will create the Stuart Family Foundation LL.M. Scholar Fund. The fund will support notable guest speakers and extracurricular opportunities for LL.M. students, including national and international conferences.

Attorney John B. Turner is a trustee of the Stuart Family Foundation, executive vice president and general counsel of First Stuart Corporation, and a partner in the Stuart, Biolchini & Turner law firm.

Turner holds bachelor's and juris doctor degrees from the University of Tulsa and earned an LL.M. from Washington University in St. Louis in 1975. His practice area of expertise is estate planning, and was admitted to the bar in 1967, as well as to the U.S. Court of Military Appeals. From 1967-1970 Turner served as a Lieutenant Commander in the U.S. Navy, and then was admitted to the U.S. Tax Court in 1971. Turner is a member of the Tulsa County, Oklahoma, and American Bar Associations, as well as a Fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel.

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