LL.M. in Corporate & Financial Law by Jindal Global Law School, powered by upGrad, recorded 350+ enrollments in its pioneer batch.
What’s even more amazing is that the 1st batch of this blended program commenced amidst the global pandemic, affirming the fact that ambitious legal professionals win the case they’ve set their minds to.
The 12-month LL.M. program in Corporate & Financial Law, is by Jindal Global Law School, India’s #1 law school*, and is powered by upGrad, India’s largest online higher education company**. Top faculty members from JGLS and other industry leaders have worked on the curriculum to cater exclusively to professionals who wish to move ahead in their career, while they work.
The program focuses on subjects like advanced company law, competition law, mergers and acquisitions, private equity, corporate insolvency law, banking & financial law etc.and make law graduates industry-ready by polishing their legal comprehension.
What does this program have in-store for professionals hailing from different industries?
At an early stage, litigation requires immense hard work and sheer dedication. With an LL.M. in Corporate & Financial Law, you would be considered as an expert in the field.
There would be an increase in your horizon of knowledge. You may even choose to move on from civil or criminal litigation to the more sophisticated domain – commercial litigation. After successful program completion, you can expect a tremendous increase in grip on the subject which will have an everlasting effect, and will open new doors of opportunities.
Legal Professionals from Law Firms
This LL.M. program, if completed successfully, would help you transition and get into the top law firms. upGrad provides 360 degree career support to every learner, enabling them for placements in law firms and in-house roles to professional career planning and counselling to scale-up their career graph. This includes personalised assistance for resume building, mock interviews and company-specific presentations, access to a job portal, and much more.
A demand for in-house counsel who wish to be in positions to take administrative decisions for the firm, has increased. To become a successful in-house legal professional, a sound understanding, and exceptional leadership skills are required. This LL.M. in Corporate & Financial Law helps in polishing these skill sets, which will give you an upper hand in the field.
Legal Professional Working in the Government Sector
A legal professional in the government sector includes all the appointments which are made by the government. This includes the Department of Legal Affairs, Legislative Counsel in the Legislative Department, banks, sales tax and excise departments, to name a few. Thorough knowledge in the field of corporate and financial law will help you advance in your career and take up some promising roles in the government sector.
What does historical data say about this program?
The first batch of the LL.M. program commenced in July, with legal professionals from various domains of legal practice. While 56% of the enrolled learners are from the field of litigation, the remaining professionals work as in-house counsels, or at corporate law firms, making it a diverse batch with like-minded professionals who can network with their peers, during the blended LL.M. program in Corporate & Financial Law. This would also act as an opportunity for you to expand your professional network.
Be a part of the next cohort, which commences in January. Admissions close on Dec 31, 2020. Block your seat right away.
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