"I applied for the JD at Queen's University Belfast because I wanted to pursue international law and study law internationally. Belfast presented a fascinating landscape to study law, especially human rights law. The three year qualifying degree also meant I could sit for the New York Bar after I graduated..."Christina Verdirame
JD Class of 2017
JD Alumni and Careers
Where are they now?
The Juris Doctor Programme prepares students for a wide range of legal careers. It gives graduates the tools to compete on the world stage and many of our students go on to practice internationally.
"I worked as an Associate at FinTru in Belfast. It was a wonderful company with a dynamic team. In November 2017, I secured another position in New York as a Legal Negotiator for ISDA with a stock broker Cantor Fitzgerald LP."
"I have passed my NCA exams and I am enjoying the opportunity to network back in Alberta, Canada again."