Loyola University Chicago

School of Law

Structure of Program

U.S. Lawyers

Required Courses

  • Business Organizations (4)
  • Business Planning (3)
  • International Business Transactions (3)
  • Writing Project (LLM Paper) (3)

Recommended Courses: Business Law Counseling and Transactional Skills

  • Business Law Center Clinic (3)
  • Client Counseling/Negotiations (2)
  • Corporate Externship (2, 3)
  • Corporate Transactions in Health Law (2, 3)
  • Family Business Seminar (3)
  • International Commercial Arbitration and the CISG (3)
  • Mediation Seminar (2)
  • New Venture Creation (3)
  • Securities Litigation Seminar (3)

Recommended Courses: Business Finance

  • Accounting for Law Students and Lawyers (3)
  • Bankruptcy (3)
  • Business Basics for Law Students and Lawyers (3)
  • Financial Institutions (3)
  • International Trade Finance (2)
  • Negotiable Instruments (3)
  • New Venture Creation (3)
  • Securities Regulation (3)
  • Topics in Corporate Finance (3)

Recommended Courses: The Legal Aspects of Technology

  • Intellectual Property (3)
  • Intellectual Property and the Internet: Seminar (2, 3)
  • Introduction to Patent Law (2)
  • Introduction to Trademark and Copyright Law (2)
  • Patent Law Seminar (2)

Business Law Electives:

  • Advanced Corporate Tax (3)
  • Advanced Torts (3)
  • Antitrust (3)
  • Antitrust in the Health Care Field (2)
  • Competition Law in the Global Economy (3)
  • Consumer Law (3)
  • Corporate and Partnership Tax (3)
  • Employee Benefits Law (2)
  • Employment Discrimination (3)
  • Employment Law (3)
  • Environmental Law (3)
  • Federal Tax Clinic (4)
  • Financial Institutions (3)
  • Food, Drug, Cosmetic and Medical Device Law (2)
  • Insurance Law (3)
  • International Law
  • International Tax (3)
  • Labor Law (3)
  • Land Use (2)
  • Real Estate (3)
  • Sales (3)
  • Secured Transactions and Creditors Rights (3)
  • Securities Regulation (3)
  • Taxation of Financial Instruments and Transactions
  • Tax Exempt Health Care Organizations (1)

 

International Students 

Required Courses

  • Business Organizations (4)
  • Fundamentals of American Law (1)
  • Legal Research and Writing (2)
  • International Business Transactions (3)
  • Writing Project (LLM Paper) (3)

Recommended Courses

  • Antitrust (3)
  • Bankruptcy (3)
  • Contracts (4)
  • Employment Discrimination (3)
  • Employment Law (3)
  • Federal Income Tax (4)
  • Intellectual Property (3)
  • International Law
  • Labor Law (3)
  • Real Estate (3)
  • Property Sales (3)

Business Law Electives

  • Consumer Law (3)
  • Corporate finance
  • Environmental Law (3)
  • Payment systems (negotiable instruments) (3)
  • Products Liability
  • Secured Transactions and Creditors Rights (3)
  • Securities Regulation (3)
  • International Trade Finance (2)