LL.M. in Technology / Information Technology (IT) Law

LL.M. in Technology / Information Technology (IT) Law

An LL.M. in Information Technology (IT) or Technology Law can be a great choice for many people, especially those who want to leverage their strong technical skills to open up a new, promising law practice area.

Information Technology—often shortened to just "IT"—is increasingly governed by a range of complex laws and regulations. The rise of the internet and the ubiquity of computers have virtually assured that there are is a lot of work for LL.M. graduates specializing in cyberlaw. Emerging topics like digital currencies such as bitcoin, the rise of 'fake news,' and blockchain mean that lawyers who work in the technology space must keep up-to-date on all the current regulations surrounding IT law. 

Technology-centric LL.M. programs will cover many aspects important to laws in the information age. Required courses might cover topics...

An LL.M. in Information Technology (IT) or Technology Law can be a great choice for many people, especially those who want to leverage their strong technical skills to open up a new, promising law practice area.

Information Technology—often shortened to just "IT"—is increasingly governed by a range of complex laws and regulations. The rise of the internet and the ubiquity of computers have virtually assured that there are is a lot of work for LL.M. graduates specializing in cyberlaw. Emerging topics like digital currencies such as bitcoin, the rise of 'fake news,' and blockchain mean that lawyers who work in the technology space must keep up-to-date on all the current regulations surrounding IT law. 

Technology-centric LL.M. programs will cover many aspects important to laws in the information age. Required courses might cover topics like the governance of the internet and intellectual property (IP) law, for example. Often, LL.M. students will also have the opportunity to take electives which will allow them to delve into specific areas of cyberlaw and related fields, such as media law, electronic transactions / e-commerce, and trade law, for example.

These IT-oriented LL.M. programs may be offered on a full-time or part-time basis; and some schools may even offer their curriculum in an online degree format. 

Those who graduate with an Information Technology LL.M. program have the opportunity to pursue a range of careers in the space, from working in IP law in a law firm, to startup consulting and even working as part of a technology regulatory organization.

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

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University Park, Pennsylvania 51 Followers 35 Discussions
Penn State Law Penn State University offers one of the oldest and most prestigious masters of law programs for foreign lawyers and is a leader in the internationalization of legal education. The professional interests of the faculty create a superior educational environment in which LL.M. candidates can pursue advanced legal studies. At Penn State University, you will discover a rich educational climate that challenges students to achieve academic and professional excellence. The learning environment is enhanc...

Full-Time: LL.M. Program, S.J.D. - Doctor of Juridical Science more…

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Minneapolis, Minnesota 46 Followers 45 Discussions
Minnesota - Law Consistently ranked as a top tier law school in the United States, the University of Minnesota Law School offers an outstanding legal education from a faculty that prides itself on its quality of teaching and accessibility to students. The UofM Law School's LL.M. program enables lawyers from all over the world to come and gain a specialized legal education in their area of choice, such as in international business transactions, intellectual property, or environmental law.

Full-Time: LL.M. in American Law, Business Law LL.M. more…

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Norwich, United Kingdom 27 Followers 45 Discussions

Full-Time: LLM International Commercial and Business Law, LLM International Commercial and Competition Law, LLM International Commercial Dispute Resolu... more…

Part-Time: LLM International Trade Law, LLM Master of Laws, LLM Employment Law, LLM Information Technology and Intellectual Property, LLM International... more…

By Research: LLM by Research, MPhil, PhD more…

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Stockholm, Sweden 20 Followers 24 Discussions

Full-Time: International Master Programme in Law and Information Technology more…

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Miami Gardens, Florida 14 Followers 12 Discussions

Full-Time: LL.M. in Intercultural Human Rights more…

Distance Learning: LL.M. in Cybersecurity Law & Policy more…

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Johannesburg, South Africa 48 Followers 8 Discussions

Full-Time: LL.M. Master of Laws, LL.M. Commercial & Business Law, LL.M. Corporate Law, LL.M. Environmental Law, LL.M. Human Rights Advocacy and Litigat... more…

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Chicago, Illinois 29 Followers 29 Discussions

Full-Time: LL.M. in Employee Benefits, LL.M. in Intellectual Property Law, LL.M. in International Business and Trade Law, LL.M. in Privacy & Technology... more…

Distance Learning: LL.M. in Employee Benefits, LL.M. in Estate Planning, LL.M. in Intellectual Property Law more…

Dual Degree: JD / LL.M. in Employee Benefits, JD / LL.M. in Estate Planning, JD / LL.M. in Intellectual Property Law, LL.M. in International Business and... more…

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Lucerne, Switzerland 10 Followers 0 Discussions

Full-Time: Master of Law (MLaw) more…

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