LL.M. in Business Law / Commercial Law

LL.M. in Business Law / Commercial Law

An LL.M. in Business / Commercial Law is one of the most popular options available for law students today. In short, LL.M. programs in Business Law or Commercial law focus on various aspects of business, from finance and the sale and distribution of goods or services to other issues like mergers & acquisitions and corporate governance.

As such, an LL.M. in Business or Commercial Law will include a huge range of classes. A typical LL.M. in Business law, for example, might cover topics such as contract law, income tax, employment law, trade regulations, shareholder issues, and more. An LL.M. in Commercial Law will cover many overlapping topics and others such as intellectual property law, corporation law, and investment law, among others.

LL.M. programs in Business / Commercial law are offered by law schools all over the world,...

An LL.M. in Business / Commercial Law is one of the most popular options available for law students today. In short, LL.M. programs in Business Law or Commercial law focus on various aspects of business, from finance and the sale and distribution of goods or services to other issues like mergers & acquisitions and corporate governance.

As such, an LL.M. in Business or Commercial Law will include a huge range of classes. A typical LL.M. in Business law, for example, might cover topics such as contract law, income tax, employment law, trade regulations, shareholder issues, and more. An LL.M. in Commercial Law will cover many overlapping topics and others such as intellectual property law, corporation law, and investment law, among others.

LL.M. programs in Business / Commercial law are offered by law schools all over the world, including the USA, the United Kingdom, Europe, Asia, and elsewhere. Because business and commercial law can and do cross borders, some degrees might also delve into international business law and international commercial law as well.

Those who graduate with LL.M. degrees in Business or Commercial Law will be well positioned to work in a variety of roles in the law field. Some might go work in a Big Law firm, while others might open their own business / commercial law practice catering to niche clients.

See below for a complete list of law schools offering LL.M. programs in Business or Commercial Law.

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New York City, New York 1946 Followers 1546 Discussions

Full-Time: Traditional LL.M., LL.M. Competition, Innovation and Information Law, LL.M. Corporation Law, LL.M. Environmental and Energy Law, LL.M. Inter... more…

Distance Learning: Executive LL.M. in Tax more…

By Research: LL.M. Legal Theory more…

Dual Degree: J.D. / LL.M. in Taxation, J.D. / LL.M. in International Law, LLB / LL.M. Program with National University Singapore (NUS), J.D. / LL.M. Prog... more…

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New York City, New York 1312 Followers 988 Discussions
Columbia Columbia Law School offers the J.D., the LL.M., the Executive LL.M. in Global Business Law and the J.S.D. In addition to the LL.M. program, as of Spring 2019, Columbia Law School also offers the vanguard Executive LL.M. in Global Business Law. This accelerated hybrid learning program is designed for high-achieving, experienced lawyers ready to advance their careers, build a global network, and take the lead in complex cross-border transactions.

Full-Time: Master of Laws (LL.M.), Executive Master of Laws (LL.M.) in Global Business Law more…

Part-Time: Executive Master of Laws (LL.M.) in Global Business Law more…

By Research: J.S.D. more…

Dual Degree: JD / LL.M. (Frankfurt), JD / LL.M. (London), JD / Master in French Law, JD / Master in Economic Law or LL.M. in Transnational Arbitration an... more…

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Berkeley, California 1153 Followers 557 Discussions
Berkeley Law Berkeley Law is one of the top law schools in the U.S. Berkeley Law offers four program options to earn the LL.M. degree: the traditional track, a 9-month academic year program; the hybrid option, one in-residence summer term bookended by 2 terms of online study (spring and fall terms); the professional track, in which students complete their degree over 2 consecutive in-residence summer terms; and the thesis track, a 9-month academic year program that includes a thesis.

Full-Time: LL.M. Traditional Track, LL.M. Professional Track, LL.M. Hybrid Option, LL.M. Thesis Track, J.S.D. more…

Distance Learning: LL.M. Hybrid Option more…

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London, United Kingdom 686 Followers 882 Discussions

Full-Time: LL.M. Master of Laws, LL.M. Banking Law and Financial Regulation, LL.M. Competition, Innovation and Trade Law, LL.M. Corporate and/or Commer... more…

Part-Time: Executive LL.M. more…

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Stanford, California 731 Followers 384 Discussions

Full-Time: LL.M. in Corporate Governance & Practice, LL.M. in Environmental Law & Policy, LL.M. in Law, Science & Technology, LL.M. in International Ec... more…

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Washington, District of Columbia 998 Followers 908 Discussions
Georgetown Georgetown Law, in Washington, D.C., has one of the most well-established graduate programs in the United States and offers an unparalleled opportunity for lawyers to broaden and deepen their understanding of law through advanced study. Our LL.M., S.J.D. and Certificate students come from more than 60 countries and close to 150 different law schools from around the world. Georgetown Law offers the widest variety of courses and programs of any law school in the United States.

Full-Time: General Studies LL.M., Environmental and Energy Law LL.M., Global Health Law LL.M., International Business & Economic Law LL.M., Internation... more…

Distance Learning: Executive LL.M. Securities and Financial Regulation, Executive Taxation LL.M., Master of Studies in Law (M.S.L.) in Taxation more…

Dual Degree: Global Health Law & International Institutions LL.M., LL.M. Dual Degree, J.D. / LL.M. more…

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Leiden, Netherlands 539 Followers 468 Discussions
Leiden Leiden Law School is the oldest and one of the largest law schools in the Netherlands. During its history Leiden University has continuously managed to maintain its reputation in excellence by combining the highest level of academic teaching with that of acclaimed innovative and creative research.

Full-Time: Air and Space Law (Advanced LL.M.), Comparative Criminal Justice (LL.M.), European and International Business Law (Advanced LL.M.), European... more…

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Toronto, Canada 209 Followers 131 Discussions
UofT The University of Toronto Faculty of Law offers one of the world's outstanding legal educations. To be a student at our prestigious law school is to join a lively intellectual community of the finest law teachers and scholars. Our graduate programs inspire students to think broadly and deeply about the law, prepare them to excel in the fields of their choice, and provide them with competitive opportunities that only a top-ranked school can offer.

Full-Time: LL.M. in Business Law, LL.M. in Criminal Law, LL.M. in Legal Theory, LL.M. in Health Law, Ethics and Policy, Global Professional LL.M. in Bu... more…

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