International Dispute Resolution LLM
- Administrative contact: Postgraduate Officer
- Administrative Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Website: http://www.kcl.ac.uk/study/pos...
- Master of laws (LL.M.)
- Starting date: September
- Tuition Fee: 25,000 - 30,000 USD
- Language: English
- Program type: Part-time; Full-time
- Duration: 1 year; 2 years
- Specialization: Resolution; International Law
The pathway will feature a foundational core module on ‘transnational law and global governance’ and a ‘transnational law colloquium’ featuring intensive interaction with experts from legal London and global practice and academia.
It will cover key areas in public law from a transnational law perspective, including human rights, development, refugee law, criminal law, policing & security and the interplay between domestic and international organizations.
With view to transnational private law, it covers
corporate governance, corporate restructuring, commercial arbitration, labour law, business & human rights, and family law. It will also offer a module in transnational legal theory and legal sociology, 'film and transnational law' as well as a module on law's treatment of global piracy.
This new pathway provides an in-depth engagement with core areas of transnational law today, it offers an unprecedented opportunity for students preparing for a career in global private practice, as in-house counsel or international public service, the non-profit sector or an international organisation or with adjudicatory bodies, agencies and networks.
Examples of modules available in the LLM on International Dispute Resolution:
- Introduction to IDR (International and EU law mechanisms)
- Introduction to IDR (private mechanisms)
- Current Development in IDR
- International Commercial Arbitration
- International Investment Arbitration
- International Investment Law
- Oral Advocacy in IDR
- World Trade Law
- Transnational & International Criminal Law
- Judicial Protection in EU
- Introduction to Transnational Human Rights Litigation
- Transnational Human Rights Litigation
- Global Law of Climate Change
- Arbitration of International IP Disputes
More information can be found here
- recognised first degree in law (or a degree with at least 70% law content) of at least upper second class honours standard or an equivalent overseas qualification.
- Exceptionally, you may be considered where a comparable academic level has been achieved through other graduate studies and where work or experience has made you a suitable candidate for the LLM.
- english language entry requirements: all informations here
- For EU/international students (where eligible) there is additional country-specific information within the international students section
- complete graduate online application form, application online here
- join 2 references
- join transcript of law degree
- join your personal statement