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About Legal Practice
Masters degrees in Legal Practice offer advanced study of the duties and requirements of legal representation, including vocational training in legal procedure.
Related postgraduate specialisms include Advanced Drafting. Entry requirements normally include a relevant undergraduate degree in a Law discipline.
Courses in this field offer rigorous training to provide you with well-rounded knowledge and skills to disseminate techniques and procedures involved in Legal Practise.
Training typically includes building your understanding of advocacy, litigation, and drafting, as well as improving your professional conduct during activities such as interviewing and advising.
Most courses will involve sessions within a moot court to prepare you for active court sessions, whereby you will work on a devised case with simulated court proceedings. You will also be trained in the techniques for practical legal research using a range of primary and secondary sources.
Careers in this field can prepare you for work as a solicitor, paralegal, or barrister, as well as roles within industry such as financial consultancy and risk assessing. If academia is of interest to you, you might wish to pursue a PhD on completion of your Masters.
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The LLM in Legal Practice and Advanced Drafting combines our Legal Practice Course (LPC) with an independent learning module, to enhance your essential legal skills and give you a valuable master’s level qualification. Read more
The LLM in Legal Practice enables professional qualified graduates from England and Wales, and other jurisdictions with a common law heritage, to convert their PG Dip in Legal Practice, LPC (Legal Practice Course), BPTC (Bar Professional Training Course) or other professional law qualification into a masters degree. Read more
Aimed at students either intending to enter legal practice or already in practice. Modules addressing wide range of legal practice issues in either legal subject specialisms or legal practice management. Read more
This course, based on work-related skills training, is for those wishing to become solicitors. The LPC/LLM equips you with the appropriate knowledge, skills and understanding of procedures and practice to embark effectively on the period of further training within a firm. Read more
The LLM Legal Practice Course (LLM LPC) aims to prepare you for practice as a trainee solicitor and to provide you with a solid foundation for subsequent practice as a solicitor. Read more
Taught by legal experts, the LLM Legal Practice course is an opportunity for . Legal Practice Course (LPC). graduates to extend their research further in an area of interest in legal practice. Read more
Bangor Law School is a research-focused school offering a range of cutting-edge LLM, MBA and MA programmes that are tailored to equip students with the legal knowledge and competencies required in an increasingly global workplace.
96% of the School’s research achieved an international standard in the Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014.
Currently ranked amongst the top 25% business schools in the UK for research (REF 2014 research ‘intensity’ index), and amongst the top 25 institutions in the world for research in the field of Banking (RePEc).
The Faculty of Business and Law at De Montfort University (DMU) offers a wide range of industry-aligned postgraduate courses.