Loyola University Chicago

School of Law

Master of Laws in Business Law

Address:

820 N. Michigan Ave

Lewis Towers Suite 1200

Chicago, IL 60611

United States

Phone:

1-312-915-8900

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Laws in Business Law

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Professional growth is key to career advancement. The Master of Laws (LLM) in Business Law is a post-JD master's degree program designed for attorneys hungry for greater opportunity. You'll build your insights through interaction with faculty, legal thought leaders, jurists and business professionals.

Knowing what's important to the business community will enhance your learning about regulatory and transactional practice and help you develop advanced skills for advising corporate clients.

Upon graduation with an LLM in Business Law, you will possess the following knowledge, skills, and professional values:

Knowledge
You will be able to describe the various laws and regulations that impact the highly regulated business world across a variety of industries.

Skills

You will be able to:

  • Demonstrate understanding of all types of business organizations;
  • Analyze ways in which governmental, institutional and professional policies directly and indirectly influence various business sectors and can give rise to ethical or compliance violations;
  • Demonstrate understanding of the valuing, capitalization, and organization of a corporation;
  • Draft articles of incorporation and bylaws;
  • Demonstrate the ability to draft agreements for clients across industries; and
  • Communicate effectively in a professional and credible manner.
     

Accreditation:

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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