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Online Legal Practice (Conflict Resolution) LLM

Online Legal Practice (Conflict Resolution) LLM

Key information

Qualification type

LLM - Master of Laws

Subject areas

Legal Practice Arbitration

Course type


Course Summary

The Masters degree for ambitious business leaders and modern lawyers, delivered to you online

Rapid globalisation has fostered the demand for professionals who can master the challenges of working in an environment where business meets law. Combining taught modules on legal and commercial topics, our online LLM opens many doors. With a strong focus on employability and the production of client-facing documentation, the Master of Laws (LLM) in Legal Practice will equip you with practical skills you can take with you directly into the workplace.

Choose your specialisation:

Online LLM Legal Practice (Conflict Resolution)
Online LLM Legal Practice (Intellectual Property)

Each specialisation combines online modules, research methods and related commercial topics. By studying one of our LLMs, you will be able to demonstrate your specialist knowledge to potential employers through your own dissertation on a specific area of current legal practice.


  • Advise clients on arbitration methods and evaluate the procedural and substantive law governing an arbitration
  • Draft common types of clauses in an arbitration agreement in accordance with the client’s instructions and so as to protect a client’s interests
  • Explain the confidentiality obligations owed by the lawyers, parties and arbitral tribunal
  • Advise a client on the grounds and procedure for challenging the jurisdiction of the tribunal and for enforcing an arbitration agreement
  • Assess the issues in dispute between the parties to an arbitration and the evidence which the tribunal will need in order to determine those issues.
  • Analyse the powers and duties of the tribunal and the procedure which the tribunal can or should adopt in order to progress an arbitration to the final hearing.
  • Manage a client’s expectations throughout the arbitration process and ensure that the client is in a position to make informed decisions about the services they need in the context of arbitration.

Different course options

Study mode



60 months

Start date



International Dispute Resolution Practice (30 Credits) - Core
Research Methods (30 Credits) - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (overall cost)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

To be confirmed

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

Students should possess a UK bachelor’s degree in any subject at 2:2 or above or equivalent qualifications.