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practicing in Canada ?

practicing in Canada ?
« on: May 16, 2010, 01:32:35 PM »
Hi! I'm going to be starting as a 1L at Cooley law school at the ann arbor campus, and I am curious about practicing in Canada & what is required for people working on their US JD degree?  Especially, since the school I will be going to is in a border state ( Michigan).

Thanks!

cooleylawstudent

Re: practicing in Canada ?
« Reply #1 on: May 16, 2010, 02:28:53 PM »
An american JD plus a one year internship under a licensed attorney in canada. We have a foreign law society that offers a semester in canada too.

Re: practicing in Canada ?
« Reply #2 on: May 16, 2010, 11:24:31 PM »
thanks! Any other distinctive differences?