The International Law Society (ILS) provides the student body with opportunities to develop interests and to hone professional skills in the realm of International Law. Through partnerships with faculty, administration, and other student organizations, ILS promotes the study of International Law through a variety of events each semester. Past events have included:
Additionally, ILS sponsors law school participation in the Jessup International Moot Court Competition, which is held each spring at the annual meeting of the American Society of International Law in nearby Washington, DC.
ILS also assists with the University of Maryland Law School Externship Program to provide law students with real-life experience working on a variety of international law issues in diverse environments.