Stand out as a transnational law professional


Our innovative Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.) is centered on the fundamentals of Civil and Common Law, using comparative methodologies, with a focus on European Union Law. We place you in an international setting from day one, introducing you to our active teaching methodology which fully prepares you to build cases on a global scale. If you want to study law with a practice-based approach, modeled after the expertise of the world-ranked IE Law School, work in top law firms, major corporations and organizations worldwide, this program will give you the skills to bring effective solutions to a global legal environment.


Teaching language: English or Gradual (Spanish to English)

Campus: Segovia (1st & 2nd year) and Madrid (3rd & 4th year) or full time in Madrid

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10 reasons to study our LL.B. 

A unique program

The Bachelor of Laws at IE University is one of a kind. It is built upon learning how to build a solid law case through a comparative methodology. No other LL.B. offers such an innovative program with an international focus to prepare you to practice law on a global scale. 

Innovative and practice-based

Thanks to our active teaching methodology, this program is extremely practice based. You will follow a case method approach that prepares you to meet the challenges you will face as a law professional.Furthermore, IE has been ranked 10th worldwide for innovation in technologies and teaching.

An international outlook and a global setting

The LL.B. program is among the most international in the world, with a learning environment and program content that give you an international outlook, global vision and allow you to practice law over a broader spectrum. Interactions with professors and peers from around the world will build your global professional network, as will internships in top law firms.

An outstanding faculty, accessible to you

This program offers students daily contact and feedback with their professors. With small class sizes you receive face-to-face time with your professors on a regular basis and develop under their support and guidance.

International rankings

A member of the Law Schools Global League, IE Law School is consistently ranked among the top law schools in Europe and worldwide according to the Financial Times’ Global Legal Education Report. Furthermore, the European Commission has granted IE University the European Module Towards a Common Private Law of Europe, which forms part of the prestigious Jean Monnet Program

Personalize your studies

You can customize your study path in order to reach your career goals. Each student has the opportunity to choose Advanced Seminars, participate in the IE LABS such as the Legal Clinic, all with the guidance of an advisor who helps you integrate all the elements of your program in order to build a strong professional profile.

Exchange opportunities around the world

The LL.B. program allows you to experience new cultures and gain a wider perspective of your studies by taking advantage of the extensive study abroad options with one of our prestigious partner institutions across the world.

Career opportunities in the public and private sectors 


Employers of leading firms worldwide have ranked IE University as one of the top universities where they want to recruit in the future. Our students begin receiving job offers before they graduate.

IE knows business

This program is backed by IE Business School; an institution in the top world rankings for expertise in business and management, the ideal complement to your studies in Law.

A fully accredited degree

The LL.B. program is fully compliant with the Bologna Process and accredited by the Spanish government and the European Higher Education Area (EHEA).


The four defining characteristics of the Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.) are:

Beyond class experience  

Our innovative, practice-based approach means that your training will be enhanced by internships and collaborations with leading law firms and corporations 

Living Law

Each term you will be immersed in real-life legal and professional scenarios and projects through workshops, competitions, events and visits to leading law firms.

A solid foundation - A flexible specialization

This truly unique program provides the fundamentals of Civil and Common Law, with a focus on European Union Law. On top of this foundation students will later focus on the area they choose to specialize in.

Become an international practitioner

Students have a wide range of exchange opportunities with our international partners, adding a new and different perspective to their studies. Just some of our partners are: King’s College, London, Tilburg, Netherlands, EDESP, Getúlio Vargas, Sao Paulo, William and Mary School of Law, USA, Hong Kong University, New York Law School, University of Miami.


Since 1973 IE Law School has taught leading law programs to prepare international lawyers.  A member of the Law Schools Global League, IE Law School is consistently ranked among the top law schools in Europe and worldwide according to the Financial Times’ Global Legal Education Report.
IE University's Bachelor of Law program has been granted with the European  Module  within the Jean Monnet Programme this is a prestigious endorsement by the European Commission in recognition of the innovative methodology of our undergraduate law degrees. The Module allows students to develop a more integrated, global, and sophisticated understanding of European common private law.
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Clifford Chance

Clifford Chance Scholarship for Diversity  

Latham & Watkins Scholarship for Entrepreneurial Lawyering

PWC Scholarship for Global Lawyering

Innovative Lawyer Cuatrecasas  Gonçalves Pereira Scholarship

PÉREZ-LLORCA Scholarship for the Excellence in Law Practice

RODRIGO URÍA Scholarship for Lawyering and Humanities


If after concluding the LL.B. at IE University you wish to continue your academic studies, then you might also be interested in the White & Case Award. This prestigious grant is won by the student that submits the best Final Law Thesis, and consists of a scholarship for studying a master´s degree at IE Law School. 


Centers of Excellence
Through the Centers of excellence, IE University & IE Law School encourage research applied to the specific needs of the legal world. 
Pérez-Llorca/IE Chair for Commercial Law
The Pérez-Llorca /IE Chair for Commercial Law is a joint initiative created by IE Law School and Pérez-Llorca. This Chair is devoted to applied research and publishing in the area of commercial law and will focus on legal practice in an international context. The aim of the Chair is to create applied research of an extremely high standards in the area of Commercial Law and to share this research with law firms, companies and law schools. All of this will be carried out through the joint activities of the IE Law School and Pérez-Llorca. This Chair was created with-in the frame of the activities carried out by Fundación IE. 
Center for European Studies/IECenter for European Studies / IE
CES/IE is a Jean Monnet Center of Excellence. The goal of the Center for European Studies at IE (CES/IE) is to innovate and contribute in research, teaching and public debate in the field of European integration. The CES/IE enjoys the backing of the European Commission (Decision 2009-3241/001-001).The Center organizes academic conferences and seminars coupled with open debate aimed at fostering discussions that are both diverse and informed. The Center serves as a platform for advanced research on European integration. The Center's fellows are international experts in their areas of specialization. The Center regularly publishes multidisciplinary studies and working papers sponsored by the Jean Monnet-IE Chair.
Jean Monnet Chair
The European Commission granted a Jean Monnet Chair to IE, whose holder is currently Marie-José Garot, professor of IE Law School. This Chair is part of the European Commission’s Jean Monnet Program that honours the memory of one of the founding fathers of the European Union. The objective of the Jean Monnet Chairs is to stimulate teaching, research and reflection in the field of European integration in undergraduate and postgraduate studies IE was the first Spanish business school to obtain a Jean Monnet Chair. Together with the Center of Excellence for European Studies/IE , the Chair promotes the creation of new courses on European integration and organizes seminars and conferences on European questions.
Jean Monnet Module “Towards a Common Private Law of Europe”
European national laws are but dialects of a common legal language. In the key field of private law, the European Commission has endorsed this approach taken by IE by granting IE University the European Module “Towards a Common Private Law of Europe” within the prestigious Jean Monnet Programme, under the direction of Professor Marco de Benito. In the Module, the common private law of Europe is addressed transversally through four different LLB courses: European Legal History, EU Law, Contracts, and Property. This transversal stance is supplemented by publications and seminars, open to both LLB and LLM students as well as to other legal professionals. The purpose of the Module is thus ultimately to foster the development of a more profound, sophisticated, cosmopolitan understanding of the law.                             


Our Campuses - two unique locations
Students may choose to study the first two years of the Bachelor of Laws in Segovia and the final two years in Madrid, or study the entire degree in Madrid.
Our Segovia campus
The IE University Segovia campus is housed in a historic building, the Convent of Santa Cruz la Real, declared a national heritage site in 1931, and offers a true campus experience. Segovia is located only 25 minutes from Madrid by high-speed train, and welcomes students from over 100 countries to a global university setting, characterized by its academic and lively atmosphere.
Our Madrid campus
The IE University campus is located in the center of Madrid, one of the leading financial capitals in Europe, in one of its most representative districts. Our students benefit from a global atmosphere, top-tier networking opportunities and facilities equipped with the latest technologies – all of this shared with the prestigious top-ranked IE Business School and its multiple buildings.


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