Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.) - Practice Law Internationally

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Practice law around the world

The IE Law School has unique partnerships with a range of prestigious global organizations and institutions, giving our students the opportunity to practice law in various countries and legal systems.

During your degree you will be able to choose from four tracks. Regardless of the track you follow, you will graduate fully prepared to practice law around the world, in public and private sectors.

 

Become a global lawyer: Bachelor of Laws (LL.B. IEU) + Concentration Diploma
Study Law in Spain:
 Bachelor of Laws (Specialization on Spanish business law) + Double Master at IE Law School
Study Law in the United States: Bachelor of Laws (LL.B. IEU) + LL.M. Program or J.D. Program at Northwestern University
Study Law in the United Kingdom: Bachelor of Laws (LL.B. IEU) + Bachelor of Laws (UK) + Legal Practice Course (LPC) or Bar Professional Training Course (BPTC) at The University of Law
Study Law in India

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BECOME A GLOBAL LAWYER

LL.B. IEU + CONCENTRATION DIPLOMA

Gain an in-depth understanding of various legal systems around the world through the comparative law methodology, and graduate with the foundations needed to become a lawyer in your country of choice. You will complete your degree with a Concentration Diploma in either Business Law, International Relations, Business Management, Psychology, European Law or Global Law.

IE LAW SCHOOL

IE Law School’s faculty is made up of adjunct professors, lawyers and professionals that work both in the public and private sectors. The faculty is incredibly diverse thanks to the range of visiting professors from the best law schools in the world, who come to share their experience and knowledge. As a result, students gain unique insights into how real law firms, companies and NGOs operate according to different legal frameworks.

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STUDY LAW IN SPAIN

The following tracks will prepare you for work at the most prestigious Spanish law firms, international Spanish firms and public institutions, whilst setting you apart from other Spanish law graduates.

LL.B. SPECIALIZATION ON SPANISH BUSINESS LAW

This specialization focuses on the advanced concepts of Spanish law which, together with the legal knowledge acquired through comparative law, will provide the comprehensive training needed to practice law in Spain—including the preparation of public examinations and Máster de Acceso a la Abogacía.

This track will enable you to master the general principles of Spanish law, familiarize yourself with Spanish legislation and case law, and gain a better understanding of the legal terminology used in Spain.

DOUBLE MASTERS AT IE LAW SCHOOL

After completing your LL.B. degree, you will have the chance to pursue a master’s program at IE Law School. The master's programs give you the opportunity to advance your knowledge and gain expertise, equipping you with the skill set needed to flourish in the professional field and at the most prestigious global institutions. The programs enable you to practice law in Spain and work side-by-side with some of the best professors and lawyers in the country.

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IE LAW SCHOOL

IE Law School’s faculty is made up of adjunct professors, lawyers and professionals that work both in the public and private sectors. The faculty is incredibly diverse thanks to the range of visiting professors from the best law schools in the world, who come to share their experience and knowledge. As a result, students gain unique insights into how real law firms, companies and NGOs operate according to different legal frameworks.

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STUDY LAW IN THE UNITED STATES

This track will allow you to study law in the United States. Your studies at IE University will be completed by an LL.M. or J.D. obtained from Northwestern University.

The Bachelor of Laws at IE University + LL.M. or J.D. at Northwestern University will help you develop an outstanding profile when entering the legal job market. These pioneering programs meet the growing demand for cross-border legal professionals, giving students a deep understanding of different legal systems and, in particular, of the US legal system.

You will finish this track with two diplomas from two top universities.

LL.B. AT IE UNIVERSITY + LL.M. AT NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY

The LL.B. at IE University + LL.M. at Northwestern University is a very attractive program for candidates who wish to practice law internationally. Students will receive a degree in Comparative Law and Global Law, and will enhance their knowledge of US law with a prestigious LL.M. degree.

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LL.B. AT IE UNIVERSITY + J.D. AT NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY

The LL.B. at IE University + J.D. at Northwestern University is a very ambitious program for candidates seeking two highly recognized legal degrees, the LL.B. and J.D. This combination offers students the opportunity to practice law in two different jurisdictions.

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NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY

Northwestern University is a private university in Illinois known for its academic excellence. This American institution constantly ranks among the top 15 universities of the country.

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STUDY LAW IN THE UNITED KINGDOM

This track enables students to study law in England. Upon completion of this track, students will acquire both a Spanish and English certified law: LL.B. at IE University + LL.B. UK and LPC or BPTC at the University of Law.

LL.B. AT IE UNIVERSITY + LL.B. UK + LPC/BPTC AT THE UNIVERSITY OF LAW

By choosing this track you will obtain a deep understanding of various legal systems and, in particular, of the UK legal system. You will graduate with two law degrees from two top universities, with the required qualifications to become either a solicitor (LPC) or a barrister (BPTC) in the UK. Students of this track gain specific knowledge of the UK legal system, setting them apart in the legal job market.

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THE UNIVERSITY OF LAW

The University of Law provides outstanding legal education to thousands of lawyers in the UK. Like IE University, The University of Law values the importance of innovative teaching methods matched with professional and personal networking opportunities. Both institutions strive to help you develop the essential foundations and necessary skills and knowledge for a successful professional career.

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PRACTICE LAW IN INDIA

Open exclusively to Indian nationals, this program transforms students into global law professionals and business strategists* and opens the door to becoming an Advocate in India. After having successfully completed the LL.B and LL.M programs at IE University, you will be able to enroll with the State Bar Council of India and permitted to sit the All Indian Bar Examinations (AIBE): LL. B + LL.M + AIBE

DEVELOP AN INTERNATIONAL CAREER

During the first 4 or 5 years of your program, you will complete an undergraduate degree in law, choosing between a Bachelor in Politics, Law, and Economics; a Dual Degree in Business Administration and Laws; or a Dual Degree in Laws and International Relations. Then, you will complete an LL.M in International Business Law in order to develop the skills necessary to thrive in an international career.

ALL INDIAN BAR EXAMINATION

After graduating and passing the All Indian Bar Examination, you’ll be able to practice law independently or with a firm. You may also choose to take your state’s judicial services exam to become a judicial magistrate, civil judge, or public attorney.

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