10 Master of Laws Degrees in Legal Practice

A Master of Laws is a one- to two-year full-time course of study with global credibility. This advanced certification provides law students with credentials in a focused area that are accepted from one country to another. Graduates from this program offer law firms a honed area of knowledge and qualification for work in a multinational legal environment. What is an LLM in Legal Practice? This degr… Read more

A Master of Laws is a one- to two-year full-time course of study with global credibility. This advanced certification provides law students with credentials in a focused area that are accepted from one country to another. Graduates from this program offer law firms a honed area of knowledge and qualification for work in a multinational legal environment.

What is an LLM in Legal Practice? This degree program includes completion of the vocational training necessary for an LPC, which is necessary to practice as a solicitor in England and in Wales. Some of the topics studied include core basics of business law, criminal and civil litigation, property law, and taxation. Other topics might include professional conduct and regulation. Program participants can often elect to study narrower topics, such as family or international family law, personal injury law, or commercial litigation.

Scholars in this LLM program may gain valuable skills that remain with them throughout their careers. These might include improved research skills and the ability to create an organized plan. Other practical skills can consist of an ability to negotiate that can be used personally and professionally.

Interested individuals may find opportunities to complete an LLM in Legal Practice program in schools all over the globe. These classes are often available as online or remote study courses. The variety of locations and formats leads to a range of costs. Hopeful students will find it is best to contact their preferred schools individually.

Completion of an LLM in Legal Practice program can lead to non-lawyer positions, such as teaching or public policy researcher. Other career opportunities can be found in practicing foreign law in a country other than the student’s country of origin. Graduates may find legal jobs in intellectual property or conflict resolution, working for commercial firms or for public entities.

Educational institutions offer plenty of choices for prospective students. Online classes provide both flexibility and increased access to academic success. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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U Law Hong Kong
Hong Kong

This master's degree is designed for modern lawyers and managers and explores the legal and commercial aspects of intellectual property (Reg. No. 252960). The programme is des ... +

This master's degree is designed for modern lawyers and managers and explores the legal and commercial aspects of intellectual property (Reg. No. 252960). The programme is designed in partnership with major law firms and industry leaders. -
LLM
Part-time
18 months
English
January 2020
Online
 
Manchester Metropolitan University
Manchester, United Kingdom

Our LLM in Legal Practice with LPC brings together the essential skills and knowledge to train as a solicitor, and masters-level legal research skills that can help you stand ... +

Our LLM in Legal Practice with LPC brings together the essential skills and knowledge to train as a solicitor, and masters-level legal research skills that can help you stand out in a competitive jobs market. The LPC element is designed to prepare you for life as a solicitor. It's practical, interactive and delivered by experienced legal professionals who understand what it takes to succeed in the workplace. As you study, you'll learn to think and behave like a solicitor. -
LLM
Full-time
Part-time
English
September 2020
Campus
 
University of Westminster
London, United Kingdom

If you want to practise as a solicitor in England and Wales you will need to complete the Legal Practice Course (LPC) – the vocational stage of training that bridges the gap b ... +

If you want to practise as a solicitor in England and Wales you will need to complete the Legal Practice Course (LPC) – the vocational stage of training that bridges the gap between academic studies and life in a law firm. -
LLM
Full-time
English
Campus
 
St. John’s University School of Law
New York, USA

A degree program designed for both American and foreign-trained attorneys seeking advanced training for transnational practice. With concentration tracks in public internation ... +

A degree program designed for both American and foreign-trained attorneys seeking advanced training for transnational practice. With concentration tracks in public international legal practice, cross-border transactions, or transnational dispute resolution, students may also design their own course of study to meet their professional needs and personal interests. -
LLM
Full-time
English
Campus
 
BPP University
Manchester, United Kingdom +6 More

The LLM Legal Practice incorporates BPP University Law School’s highly regarded Legal Practice Course giving you the essential training you need to become a qualified solicito ... +

The LLM Legal Practice incorporates BPP University Law School’s highly regarded Legal Practice Course giving you the essential training you need to become a qualified solicitor. -
LLM
Full-time
Part-time
9 months
English
Campus
 
Nottingham Trent University - Nottingham Law School
Nottingham, United Kingdom

This new LLM (Master's in Law) award is for those with professional legal qualifications, for example, the BPTC or LPC (or their precursors). Credit points are awarded for the ... +

This new LLM (Master's in Law) award is for those with professional legal qualifications, for example, the BPTC or LPC (or their precursors). Credit points are awarded for these professional qualifications and students can then 'top-up' these points with a dissertation or publishable article to gain this LLM. This course is studied by distance learning... -
LLM
Part-time
4 months
English
Online
 
U Law Hong Kong
Hong Kong

This standalone Masters course will provide you with valuable insight into how the English legal system operates, with an emphasis on your chosen specialist legal area of Inte ... +

This standalone Masters course will provide you with valuable insight into how the English legal system operates, with an emphasis on your chosen specialist legal area of Intellectual Property (Reg. No. 252959). This qualification will equip you with the practical skills to assist you in gaining employment within your specialist area in a legal or commercial capacity. -
LLM
Full-time
12 months
English
March 2020
Campus
 
U Law Hong Kong
Hong Kong

This standalone Masters course will provide you with valuable insight into how the English legal system operates, with an emphasis on your chosen specialist area of Commercial ... +

This standalone Masters course will provide you with valuable insight into how the English legal system operates, with an emphasis on your chosen specialist area of Commercial Law (Reg. No. 252956). This qualification will equip you with the practical skills to assist you in gaining employment within your specialist area in a legal or commercial capacity. -
LLM
Full-time
12 months
English
March 2020
Campus
 
U Law Hong Kong
Hong Kong

This master's degree is designed for modern lawyers and managers and explores the legal and commercial aspects of conflict resolution (Reg. No. 252958). The programme is desig ... +

This master's degree is designed for modern lawyers and managers and explores the legal and commercial aspects of conflict resolution (Reg. No. 252958). The programme is designed in partnership with major law firms and industry leaders. -
LLM
Part-time
18 months
January 2020
Online
 
U Law Hong Kong
Hong Kong

This standalone Masters course will provide you with valuable insight into how the English legal system operates, with an emphasis on your chosen specialist legal area of Conf ... +

This standalone Masters course will provide you with valuable insight into how the English legal system operates, with an emphasis on your chosen specialist legal area of Conflict Resolution (Reg. No. 252957). This qualification will equip you with the practical skills to assist you in gaining employment within your specialist area in a legal or commercial capacity. -
LLM
Full-time
12 months
English
March 2020
Campus