This course provides an overview of the main international commercial law issues that arise in a multiplicity of transactions.
Pathways are offered for those who wish to specialise in a particular area of commercial law. Please see below for the list of available pathways.
Interdisciplinary approach, combining law and business
Examination of law from a comparative, international and interdisciplinary perspective
High-quality teaching and support by expert academic researchers and practitioners
Learn from a variety of guest speakers, academics and practitioners
Modules offered by the School of Law and the ICMA Centre
Links with employers and the opportunity to gain real-world experience
What will you study?
Advanced issues in international commercial law
International corporate finance and the law
Legal aspects of mergers, acquisitions and takeovers
Legal aspects of trade and the World Trade
Please note that all modules are subject to change. Please see our modules disclaimer for more information.
What career can you have?
A postgraduate law degree will open many doors for you, not only in specialised areas of employment, such as law firms, European and intergovernmental and nongovernmental organisations (NGOs), but also in academia (with further postgraduate study), the media (journalism and broadcasting), the civil service, and other branches of public service.
Graduates from our LLM programmes have gone on to work for a range of national and international law firms, as lawyers and as in-house legal counsel for large multinational companies in the UK and abroad, as well as international organisations and NGOs.