Penn State
Lewis Katz Building, University Park, PA
twitter   facebook   linkedin   Instagram   webmail
Give Now Apply Now

Arbitration, Mediation, and Negotiation

Penn State Law’s curriculum in alternative dispute resolution prepares students to represent clients in a host of non-judicial resolution proceedings, from mediation to international commercial arbitration. Experiential opportunities abound in the form of the Arbitration Law Review, the Willem C. Vis Moot Court Team, the Institute for Arbitration Law and Practice, Penn State Law International Arbitration Day, and more.

Students may earn Concentration recognition in Arbitration, Mediation, and Negotiation using courses from the Selected Courses section below.  J.D. students must earn a minimum of 12 credits and LL.M. students a minimum of 9 credits.  A minimum grade of ‘C’ is required for each course being used toward this Concentration. Upon verification of completion, students will receive a document of recognition.

Declare your intent to complete this Concentration - Concentration Declaration Application

Arbitration, Mediation, and Negotiation Faculty

Selected Courses:

  • Advanced Family Law Clinic
  • Children and the Law
  • Civil Pre-Trial Practice and Advocacy
  • Conflict of Laws
  • Family Law
  • Family Law Clinic
  • International Commercial Arbitration
  • International Investment Treaty Arbitration
  • International Litigation & Arbitration
  • Mediation of Environmental & Public Conflicts
  • Negotiation & Dispute Resolution Design
  • Representing the Professional Athlete
  • The U.S. Law of Arbitration
  • Veteran’s Benefits Law
  • Veterans & Servicemembers Legal Clinic

Additional Experiential Opportunities: