Commercial Law & Business Law
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For twenty-first century jurists who must understand the challenges faced by the modern firm operating in advanced or novel markets
The Master’s in Law and Management offers advanced training in the area of transactional advocacy. This training allows jurists to interact with top-level managers and other decision makers operating in major corporations, whether as an in-house lawyer, a member of a law firm, a consultant or as a regulator.
Fully taught in English, the program covers four of the five areas of Business Management, namely, Finance, Marketing, Strategy and Human Resource Management. The courses are taught at the level of a Financial Times-ranked International Master’s in Management, with particular regard to the needs and background of young (pre-experience) jurists.
The core legal training emphasizes Mergers and Acquisitions and Corporate Governance, offering three tracks—Tax, Financial, and Contemporary Business—that allow for specialization in accordance with the student’s intended career path, while enabling her or him to understand the business models and practices of modern global corporations.
The Master’s in Law and Management provides training in four of the five areas of Business Management, namely, Finance, Marketing, Strategy and Human Resource Management. The sequence Accounting–Corporate Finance–Corporate Restructuring–Alliance and M&A Strategy forms the backbone of the master’s business management training. In addition, Marketing, Microeconomics, Competition and Regulation, and Negotiation cover other areas that the jurist needs to grasp in order to successfully interact with managers and other decision-makers of large corporations.
Besides the core areas of Mergers and Acquisitions and Corporate Governance, the training in Law encompasses three tracks, which enable specialization:
Legal English is also offered as an ancillary (semester) course.
Deepen the knowledge of Law in the areas most relevant to the needs of corporate clients. Acquire knowledge of Business Management, namely in what regards Organizations, Marketing, Strategy, Human Resources and Finance.
Acquire personal skills in the areas of leadership and negotiation. Understand firms’ financial information with the ultimate aim of connecting legal concepts with their accounting representation and the managerial issues faced by the modern corporation.
Young lawyers specializing as business lawyers. Law graduates and graduates from related areas who wish to pursue management or start a business career. Lawyers involved with business issues.