LL.M. in International & E.U. Law - Business and Competition Law

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Program Description

The LL.M. in international & European business & competition law offers a specialization in business law, in particular, competition law, contract law, company, and insolvency law. This program provides a significant percentage of lessons in English (about 50%) by teachers and practitioners with a solid international business experience.

Educational assets

  • Master 1 is 75% taught in English.
  • Master 2 is 90% taught in English.
  • Participation in International moot courts: Master 1 students take part to the Vis moot in commercial arbitrage, Viena, Austria; Master 2 students take part to the competition law moot court, King’s College, London.
  • Interactive seminars with high intellectual exchange between the professor and the students; study based on a practical approach, where students are helped to apply legal theory to a concrete hypothesis.
  • Within the Master 2 program, some seminars take place in-house, which means, they are held in relevant institutions or law firms. By example, students benefit from study visits at the French and Belgium competition authorities, EU Commission, OCDE and law firms based in Brussels and Paris.

Job & careers/Study opportunities

  • Master 1: a business lawyer with a solid background in international and European general business law (company and insolvency law, contract law, competition law,
    intellectual property law, commercial arbitrage).
  • Master 2: business lawyer, specialized in competition law.
  • Master 1 and Master 2 students may take the bar exam in France or upon equivalence of their studies in other EU member states.
  • Master 1 students may be part of an international exchange program such as the Erasmus program and study abroad during one or two semesters of the Master 1.
  • Master 1 students may integrate French and European universities in Master 2 if they wish so.
  • Master 2 students may be part of a double degree exchange program with the Delaware Law School, Widener University USA (the second semester of the Master 2 shall
    take place in the US, a double degree diploma shall be delivered comprising the Master 2 diploma and the LL.M diploma.
  • Student shaving completed the exchange program with the Delaware law school may present the New York Bar exam.

For your professional project

  • A possibility of an internship abroad (company, institution, law firm or summer university) or in France in an international company or law firm.
  • Meetings with law practitioners especially during the annual IELS International Job Dating & Careers.
  • Individual help for your professional project and your studies.
  • Visiting professors providing an interesting network for jobs and internships.

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Last updated December 2019

About the School

Studying at the Faculty of Law (FLD) means joining the first private law school in France: a genuine center of excellence and innovation in the field of legal education. Created with the founding of t ... Read More

Studying at the Faculty of Law (FLD) means joining the first private law school in France: a genuine center of excellence and innovation in the field of legal education. Created with the founding of the Université Catholique de Lille in 1875, the FLD reopened its doors in 1993, and established itself also in Paris in 2009, in addition to the Lille Campus. The Faculty offers, to each of its more than 2300 students, the guarantee of optimal working conditions in the service of each student’s success. Read less
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