Clients are in need of lawyers who understand their business. The MSc in Business for Lawyers program is the only academic qualification that prepares lawyers to confront complex problems in the corporate environment and financial markets. The program, exclusively designed for legal professionals, offers a solid theoretical understanding as well as a practical approach to economic and financial issues related to the day-to-day operations of a business firm. The program provides a unique learning experience that promotes collaboration and leadership competencies in an interdisciplinary curriculum.
The MSc in Business for Lawyers is the only Greek postgraduate program for Lawyers that has been included for the past 6 consecutive years in the Financial Times’ LLM Listing - released every year in the FT Innovative Law Schools Report - along with the most renowned Master of Law (LLM) programs in US, Europe and in the UK.
Key features of the program
The Program Is Designed for Legal Professionals Who:
You may find here more information about the Program's Intended Learning Outcomes.
Current Student Profile
International Recognition: Alba is accredited by The New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE)
The core segment of the program offers a solid foundation of the economic, financial and accounting principles along with necessary quantitative skills. Special emphasis is provided on the practical applications of the economic theories.
The program matches the legal interests of the participants by providing specialization courses on the legal aspects of international finance as well as courses on taxation, and complex financial contracts.
The program is: (a) A link between the legal profession and modern practice in business and finance. (b) A framework for participants to think and act as business partners offering business and managerial insight. (c) A learning experience that fosters leadership and teamwork competencies.
The MSc in Business for Lawyers Advisory Board advises on strategic objectives and seeks to enhance the Business School's links with the corporate world. Its members are reputable and highly acknowledged practitioners and academics with extended experience and acumen in the field of Business and Law. The contribution they provide is essential to the continued success and future development of the Program
The establishment of the Advisory Board for the MSc in Business for Lawyers is a great addition to Alba Graduate Business School, as it will enhance Alba’s transformative and innovative educational approach and at the same time provide a productive link between students, faculty and industry practitioners.
MSc in Business for Lawyers Advisory Board Members in alphabetical order:
Elena Koltsaki is a lawyer-mediator based in Greece and a lead mediation trainer at the Bar of Athens Mediators’ Training Institute. She is an accredited Civil/Commercial, Family & Workplace Mediator (UK, USA, Greece) with extensive advanced training in mediation and negotiations (UK & USA - Harvard Negotiation Institute). She has long experience in counseling, negotiations and litigation. She has been serving as an Expert Advisor to the Hellenic Parliament and as a dispute resolution expert on international projects with ADR Center – Member of Jams International.alba profile link
After completing the program participants should be able to:
You can secure pre-approval of your scholarship, before you apply for admission to the MBA or MSc program of your choice.
Scholarships of 40% for MBAs and MSc programs for GMAT ≥ 700
Partial scholarships of 50% to Small and Medium Enterprises – members of SEV, offered as rewarding services to the members of the Federation.
Partial scholarships,for various programs, based on a combination of academic/professional performance & potential
Two (2) merit-based scholarships of 50% to a member of the next generation of a family business for several MBA & MSc programs
Five 40% merit based scholarships for those who scored high at the National Bar Exams, Period 2021 A
One full (100%) scholarship and partial scholarships for MSc Business for Lawyers exclusively for E.A.N.D.A members.
One 100% scholarship for MSc Business for Lawyers exclusively for members of the Athens Bar Association
One 100% scholarship for MSc Business for Lawyers to members of the Pireaus Bar Association
Scholarships up to 100% for MSc in Business for Lawyers and MSc in International Business and Management to graduates of the Law School of Democritus University.
To be considered for admission, candidates must:
Candidates must submit:
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