IE Law School

María de Molina, 15
28006 Madrid
Spain

www.ie.edu

LL.M. in International Business Law facts

  • Tuition 30,700

  • Duration 10 months

  • Class Size 30

  • Women 68%

  • Intakes October

  • Int'l Students 80%

  • Avg. Work Exp. 2.5 yrs

  • Minimum TOEFL 100

  • Minimum IELTS 7.0

  • Applicants/Year 140

Full Profile

The Program

LLM in International Business Law

The LLM in International Business is IE Law Schools flagship program in international private law. This program prepares students to manage global legal transactions with a business approach by providing an international experience full-filled with worldwide exchanges, legal venture clinics and a practical case methodology applied to large global companies, international law firms, organizations, government and public sector or NGOs. The LLM in International Business Law is designed to provide students a uniquely international perspective and a complete understanding of what practicing law in an international environment really means. More Information

Master in Global Corporate Compliance (LLM) - Full-Time & Part-Time

IE Law School invites students and professionals to take the next step to become a leader in the practice of corporate compliance in our new IE Law Schools Master in Corporate Compliance (LLM). This program is designed for professionals from diverse backgrounds that want to start an exciting new career path, develop a sophisticated understanding of corporate compliance and be the next compliance officers in the global market place across different industries. The program includes a certificate and a one-week academic experience in Global Corporate Compliance in NYU School of Law, regarded as one of the most prestigious and selective law schools in the world. More Information

Master in Global Taxation (LLM)

In IE Law School we take global tax a step further and offer tax lawyers, who want to broaden their career horizons and upgrade their knowledge in global tax issues, an LL.M. in Global Taxation that perfectly combines tax with the corporate global world. This modern, truly global and practical program will cover the guidelines of international taxation and details of the new tax strategies of multinational corporations as well as the most recent anti-avoidance principles (BEPS). The program includes a certificate and a one-week academic experience in Global Taxation in NYU School of Law, regarded as one of the most prestigious and selective law schools in the world. More Information

Executive LLM Program

The Executive LLM Program is a joint degree governed by two of the world’s leading law schools: Northwestern Pritzker School of Law and IE Law School. The program is business-law focused, covers American Common Law and its application in international practice, and provides participants core business administration subjects, vital to international lawyers at this stage of their careers, including financial accounting, corporate finance, negotiation, marketing and business strategy. This pioneering program is designed for the experienced lawyer who wants to earn an LLM degree from a top US law school, along with a Certificate in Business Administration from IE Business School, without having to take a year away from work to do so. More Information

Dual Degrees

Students can specialize in two areas, saving time and receiving two separate titles from IE or another collaborating institution. IE Law School has thought up the best program combinations for their students so that they can take advantage of integral and multidisciplinary training in the least amount of time possible.

Possible Combinations:

  • International MBA +
    • LLM in International Business Law
    • Master in Global Taxation
    • Master in Global Corporate Compliance

 

  • Master in Management +
    • LLM in International Business Law
    • Master in Global Taxation
    • Master in Global Corporate Compliance

 

  • Master in International Relations + LLM in International Business Law, both from IE

For more detailed information about our dual degrees please click here

 

The University

Our law programs standout not only for being solid and international, but also for preparing students to become leaders and global law professionals. The level of quality of IE masters and executive education programs have positioned it among the best in the world in international rankings drawn up by key publications that include Financial Times, BusinessWeek, Forbes, The Economist, Aspen Institute and América Economía.

Thanks to our 40 years as part of IE Business School, we have been able to successfully integrate business fundamental courses in each of our legal programs through the MBA module. At IE Law School we train the next generation of global lawyers and this year we are taking our core-values a step further by incorporating the Law & Technology Module to all our programs. This module will prepare students for the new world of work and provide them the skills and abilities to think, work, and innovate across disciplinary boundaries and leverage on the power of science, communications, technology and data to address the most difficult challenges facing law, business, government and society.

In 2004, IE Law School partnered with Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law to offer a unique Executive LLM program designed specifically for the working lawyer who can't take a year away from work to earn the LLM degree.

This year, IE Law School's global approach to legal practice reaches new heights with the creation of two cutting-edge, global Master programs: The Master in Global Corporate Compliance (Full Time & Part Time) and the Master in Global Taxation. Both programs include a one-week academic experience in collaboration with NYU School of Law in Manhattan and a certificate imparted by that prestigious law school.

 

IE shapes leaders and lawyers with a global vision, an entrepreneurial mind-set and a humanistic approach to drive innovation and change in organizations

 

 

The Faculty

A significant part of our faculty includes top practitioners from major law firms and company legal departments, as well as other legal professionals. These professors bring their practical experience into the classroom directly from their work in the offices, boardrooms, courts and arbitration hearings of the legal and business community.

Get to know our professors and take a look at "The Other Side of IE Professors“. Check out videos about IE’s greatest assets: our professors. Find out more about each professor’s area of knowledge and see them in their natural habitat; discover their passions and get to know them better, beyond the classroom, exams, and research.

Entry Requirements

LLM in International Business Law
First degree in law (LLB or equivalent); Resume / CV; Online application form + 2 letters of recommendation + 3 essays; GMAT LSAT, GRE or IE Global Admission Test; Demonstrated proficiency in English: TOEFL, IELTS, PEARSONS PTA or Cambridge Advanced; Personal interview.

Master in Global Corporate Compliance (LLM)

Bachelor degree; Resume / CV; Online application form + 2 letters of recommendation + 3 essays; GMAT LSAT, GRE or IE Global Admission Test; Demonstrated proficiency in English: TOEFL, IELTS, PEARSONS PTA or Cambridge Advanced; Personal interview.

Master in Global Taxation (LLM)

Bachelor degree; Resume / CV; Online application form + 2 letters of recommendation + 3 essays; GMAT LSAT, GRE or IE Global Admission Test; Demonstrated proficiency in English: TOEFL, IELTS, PEARSONS PTA or Cambridge Advanced; Personal interview.

Executive LLM
First degree in law (LLB or equivalent). An applicant without a first degree in law may be admitted as a candidate for the MSL (Master of Science in Law) degree on proof of bar membership or substantial work experience directly dealing with legal or regulatory matters. These applicants will be subject to evaluation on a case-by-case basis; At least 3 years of professional experience; Resume / CV; Online application form + 1 letter of recommendation + 1 personal statement; Personal interview (where proficiency in English will be evaluated)

Application Procedure

IE has a rolling admissions process. As such, there are no specific deadlines by which we must receive applications. However, due to the sheer number of applicants, we do strongly recommend that you apply well in advance of the program intake of your choice to avoid disappointment. To start your application please click here

Tuition and Fees

LLM in International Business Law: 29,500€ + 1,200€ tax - deductible contribution to IE Foundation.

Master in Global Corporate Compliance (LLM) - Full-Time & Part-Time: 33,000€ + 1,200€ tax - deductible contribution to IE Foundation.

Master in Global Taxation (LLM): 33,000€ + 1,200€ tax - deductible contribution to IE Foundation.

Executive LLM: 38,500€+ 1,200€ tax - deductible contribution to IE Foundation.

Financial Aid

There are many scholarships available to students studying at IE as well as other financial aid options such as loans and fellowships. For more information please consult the IE Financial Aid webpage

Location

Madrid is the perfect setting for a life-changing academic journey. IE's urban campus is located in the heart of Madrid, minutes away from the city's vibrant, cosmopolitan, and historic center. IE’s postgraduate campus spreads across 17 buildings strategically located in the charming Barrio de Salamanca, a very well connected area in the heart of the financial district of Madrid.

 

Student Life

The IE Experience is a truly international one. With students from over 120 nationalities and over 55,000 alumni from more than 120 countries across the globe, IE is one of the most culturally diverse schools in the world.

The campus life and clubs at IE give you the opportunity to enrich your experience and take advantage of all the opportunities which may arise around you. 

 

Programs at IE Law School

Full-Time

Language
English
Intakes
October
Duration
10 months
Features
  • One-week academic experience in New York University School of Law.
Language
English
Intakes
October
Duration
10 months
Features
  • One-week academic experience in New York University School of Law.

Part-Time

Language
English
Intakes
October
Duration
11 months
Features
  • One-week academic experience in New York University School of Law.
Language
English
Intakes
September
Duration
9 months
Features
  • Program delivered in a blended format: short intensive residencies combined with online coursework.
  • Offered in partnership with Northwestern University School of Law in USA.
  • Program awards LL.M. from Northwestern University and Business Administration certificate from IE Business School.

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