bachelor of laws

bach·​e·​lor of laws | \ ˈba-chə-lər \

Legal Definition of bachelor of laws

1 : the lowest degree conferred by a law school in Canada and formerly in the U.S. — see also juris doctor
2 : an undergraduate degree in law conferred by a school of law in England and Wales

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“Bachelor of laws.” Merriam-Webster.com Legal Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/legal/bachelor%20of%20laws. Accessed 17 Jan. 2021.

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