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What we noted

EDHEC Business School

LL.M. in Law & Tax Management

The LL.M. in Law & Tax Management program gives you the techniques and skills to understand the relationship between companies and their legal environment in order to access to a wide range of positions in the legal world : business lawyers, in-house counsels, compliance officers, etc. Throughout the year, students will be able to improve their lawyering skills, handle complex legal issues, learn strategic thinking in managing legal risk and more. This program is based on academic courses for eight months, a Master Project and a 3-6 month internship, essential to start your professional life.
Entry requirement: 4-year degree in Law or equivalent
Duration: 1 year
Location: Lille Campus (France)
Language: English
Selection: Application form + TOEFL / TOEIC / IELTS / CPE + interview
Member of the Conférence des grandes écoles

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2018-01-15

Analysis

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The questions

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Participants:

  • Christophe Roquilly - Professor; Co-Director LL.M. in Law & Tax Management - Dean of Faculty and Research
  • Christophe Collard - Professor, Co-Director of LL.M in Law & Tax Management
  • Celine FOOK - Student of the programme
  • 00:17

    The Pitch

    01:39

    What kinds of profiles are you looking for in this program?

    04:04

    Do I need professional experience practicing law to apply for this program?

    05:19

    How much of this program is in English? The student testimony video on your site is all in French.

  • 06:37

    Why study law in your program if I come from outside the EU? I imagine the material is very specific to France and EU law.

    08:17

    Are graduates considered official lawyers when they graduate?

    12:10

    What additional qualifications or certifications will I need to get a job after graduating from this program?

    14:36

    Three Words Max

  • 16:47

    What are the backgrounds of the professors? Do they also practice law?

    19:12

    Does this program cover any management topics related to business law?

    20:39

    Your site says the program “embraces the latest technology” and “responds to latest trends in the market.” What do you mean by this? Are these just marketing buzzwords?

    22:21

    Guest Change

  • 22:32

    Is it possible to find internships in law in France as a foreigner?

    25:02

    Hi Celine. Where are you from? Why did you choose to study law in France?

    27:15

    How international is the program? Is it mostly French students?

    29:14

    Celine, what is Lille like for international students? Is it easy to find housing? Are people friendly?

  • 30:20

    The Expert Question

    30:31

    The Expert Question: In today’s job market, what are the legal expertise employers are looking for most, and how does EDHEC respond to this market demand?

    33:10

    Your site lists only one single elective in human rights. You don’t offer more subjects?

    34:56

    What kind of hands-on work does the program include? Do students assist on real-world legal cases?

  • 36:35

    Are there any professional visits or study trips organized for students?

    38:13

    Conclusion