Master in Legal Tech Bridging the gap between innovation and law

Today’s complex world requires an ever-expanding set of professional capabilities and technical skills that are vital for future success in the legal sector. This new reality demands a new breed of lawyers who can adapt to the emerging paradigm, while understanding the application of technology and its impact on the legal sphere. In this context, IE Law School has launched the Master in Legal Tech, a cutting-edge program designed to empower lawyers to think outside the box. It provides comprehensive academic and professional training in legal practice, as well as interdisciplinary analysis related to current developments in law and technology.

PROGRAM

Masters

DURATION

10 months

LANGUAGE

English

LOCATION

Online - Madrid - Silicon Valley - Herzliya

Program

Master

Format

Part time

Intake

March 2019

The Master in Legal Tech

IS FOR INDIVIDUALS WHO ARE...

Business lawyers seeking to digitize corporate legal departments, law firm lawyers with the need to drive innovation/digitization/creation and development of the Technology Law Department, or entrepreneurs, innovators, engineers, disrupters and other professionals in the quest to explore and harness the power of technology in the sector.

LOOKING FOR…

A blended, integrated, immersive, and individualized programme that gives you access to three elite and innovative ecosystems and offers a global and unique opportunity to meet and learn from top experts in the field while expanding your professional network.

TO BECOME…

• A lawyer specialized in legaltech in international law firms, in-house legal departments of large corporations, legal service providers, public administration and transnational organizations (both for-profit and non-profit).
• Consultant
• Researcher
• Policy-maker
• Innovator and Entrepreneur

UNIVERSITY PRIVATE DEGREE

Upon program completion, students will receive a Master´s Degree from IE Law School.

This is a University Private Degree from IE Universidad*, and taught in IE Law School. More Information on what earning a University Private Degree from IE Universidad entails.

*IE Universidad is a University officially recognized by the Spanish education authorities, allowed to grant both Official University Degrees (Bachelor’s,  Master’s and PhD  degrees), which are specifically regulated and accredited by Spanish Ministry of Education and University Private Degrees (Master) , which are specifically  designed by the University towards the professional application of their studies and the constant update of higher education, preserving the educational standards of excellence of IE. Both types of degrees are equally backed by the rigor and prestige of IE University.

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Lead the change in the legal sector

The Master in Legal Tech exposes students to a top-tier professional network and a global legaltech community, preparing them to lead the technological revolution in the legal sector.

Three innovative legaltech ecosystems

This program offers access to three elite and innovative ecosystems around the world: IE Law School, IDL Radzyner Law School and Silicon Valley. The latter of these is the global hub for innovation, home to many of the world's largest technology corporations and thousands of startups.

Hard and soft skills to succeed in the digital legal market

You'll gain experience and crucial technical knowledge, but you'll also develop soft skills and learn innovative management methodologies such as design thinking, scrum and lean startup. This training is vital to take on the challenges of the changing legal market.

Global legaltech network

You'll attend classes in Silicon Valley, Madrid and Herzliya, Israel, and learn from law professors and experts from the field's foremost digital companies. This global experience gives you the chance to learn how legaltech issues are handled in different legal jurisdictions.