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Corporation Law, LL.M.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
University rank #28 (BCR) New York City, NY, United States
The specialized LLM in Corporation Law program from New York University, designed primarily for foreign-educated lawyers, offers full-time, intensive academic training in the legal regulation of US and global business activity.  


Students in the LLM in Corporation Law program from New York University take most classes with our permanent faculty, including some of the nation’s leading theorists in law and economics, corporate law and bankruptcy law, as well as academics whose work is oriented more toward practice and the profession.  

Some courses for the law degree may be completed in the departments of finance or international business at NYU’s Stern School of Business, and drawing from our location in America’s business and financial center, courses are instructed by industry experts who hold permanent positions in businesses and firms outside the Law School.  

Law, Business and Finance

The Pollack Center for Law and Business, a joint venture of the Law School and the Stern School of Business, is one of many intellectual hubs for those with corporate and business interests.  Dedicated to enhancing an interdisciplinary legal and business education for the academic community, as well as for experienced legal and business practitioners, the Pollack Center brings faculty from the Stern School of Business to the Law School to teach courses and give lectures throughout the year.  

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Corporate and Securities Law
  • Contracts and Commercial Law
  • Corporate Compliance and Enforcement
  • Antitrust and Competition Law
  • Intellectual Property and Information Law
  • Taxation
  • Torts and Insurance
  • Transactional and Law and Business

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Credits
    24 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

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General Requirements

  • Standardized Test Information – GMAT or GRE (and TOEFL if required);
  • Transcripts & Degrees; 
  • Professional Information; 
  • Essays;
  • EQ endorsements must be submitted online;
  • International Student Supplement.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    99858 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 99858 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    99858 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 99858 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
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Living costs for New York City

  • 1819 - 3970 USD/month
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