Master's Degree in International Trade Law Sagardoy

Specialized degree that is taken simultaneously with the Master's Degree in Legal Practice
Máster en Derecho Empresarial Internacional

Master's Degree in International Trade Law

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Graduate profile: - Lawyers specializing in the practice of trade law from a global perspective.
- Legal advisers of companies or institutions with international activities in all types of industry.

Official Degree:Own Master's Degree in International Trade Law

Center responsible:School of Law and International Relations

Branch of knowledge: Social and Legal Sciences

Openings available: 10

Total Credits:60 credits.
Minimum of 12 ECTS credits and maximum of 60 ECTS credits per enrollment and academic period.

Academic year in which it was implemented:2021 - 2022

Language:English-Spanish bilingual program where at least 50% of the sessions will be in English

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Specialize in International Trade Law while you prepare to practice as a lawyer in Spain

Specialized Master's degree in International Trade Law, designed in collaboration with Sagardoy, which delves into concepts such as globalization, international operations and mergers, regulation of financial markets and international taxation.

The best way to learn is to do it with the best. The teaching staff is made up of renowned lawyers from internationally renowned companies and firms, such as Iñigo Sagardoy de Simón, president of Sagardoy Abogados, and Alexander Kolb, partner of Linklaters.

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The Master's Degree in International Trade Law is offered as a complement to the Master's Degree in Legal Practice, in its face-to-face modality, along with three other degrees in Tax Law, Regulatory Sector Law and Labor Law, which aim to promote the specialization of students by expanding their professional horizons.

The Master's Degree in Legal Practice is recognized throughout the European Higher Education Area, and as enabling training for the purposes provided in current Law 34/2006 of October 30 on accessing the professions of Lawyer and Court Attorney.

The program has been designed with a marked practical approach, in which the important partnerships with the most important companies and legal firms in Spain stand out: BBVA, Deloitte, Sagardoy, Repsol, Iberia, Inditex, FCC, Acciona...

The teaching staff is made up of partners from law firms and lawyers from national and international companies, as well as other prestigious jurists: EY, Ceca Magán, KPMG and Serrano Alberca & Conde.

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You will learn from the best legal professionals in Spain

Program taken simultaneously with the Master's Degree in Legal Practice

The Master's Degree in International Trade Law is combined with the Master's Degree in Legal Practice, in its face-to-face modality, allowing the student to obtain a double degree and acquire a high level of specialization, which will boost their access to leading international companies and firms in their activity sectors.

Professional internships

Learning is not confined to the classroom. Students carry out their professional internships in top-level companies such as Sacyr, Telefónica, Iberia and Acciona, which guarantee the quality of the program.

Prestigious teaching staff

You will learn from the best. This master's degree has a teaching staff of international prestige, with professors such as Iñigo Sagardoy de Simón, president of Sagardoy, Antonio Serrano, general director of Spacetechies and Alexander Kolb, partner of Linklaters.


The student must take 60 credits

Module 1 5 ECTS Principles of international trade law

  • Contents:
    • The new international trade law and the globalization of law.
    • Principles of Common Law and its relationship with other legal systems.
    • International treaties and institutions.
    • Principles of international contracting.

Module 210 ECTS International mergers, acquisitions and restructurings

  • Contents:
    • Corporate Law.
    • Venture capital.
    • Acquisitions of companies.
    • Mergers and demergers.
    • Bankruptcy law and other restructuring.

Module 36 ECTS Competition law and regulated sectors

  • Contents:
    • Competition law and international antitrust regulation.
    • Financial markets and financial regulation.
    • Energy market.
    • Telecommunications market.

Module 4 8 ECTS Digital Economy and Legal Tech

  • Contents:
    • Digital business models.
    • Protection of personal data and privacy.
    • Intellectual property and industrial property.
    • Technology contracts.
    • Legal Tech and the Digital Lawyer.

Module 5 6 ECTS International taxation

  • Contents:
    • Principles of international taxation.
    • Taxation of non-residents.
    • Double taxation agreements.

Module 6 1 ECTS International dispute resolution

  • Contents:
    • Conciliation.
    • Mediation.
    • Arbitration.
    • Other alternative dispute resolution systems.

Module 7 6 ECTS Transversal

  • Contents:
    • Interpersonal skills: negotiation, communication, argumentation, persuasive techniques, leadership.
    • Test methods, development, research techniques.
    • Strategic defense.
    • Organization of the firm, structure, cycles, organizational areas, leadership roles, team management, time management.

Internship 12 ECTS

  • 12 ECTS | Internship

Trabajo Fin de Máster 6 ECTS

  • 6 ECTS |Final Research Project

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Career Opportunities

The graduate in Master's Degree in Legal Practice + Master's Degree in International Trade Law - Sagardoy may exercise his/her professional activity (after fulfilling the legal requirements for it) in:

  • International firms
  • Legal consultant for internationalized companies
  • Consultants with global practice
  • Public and private institutions with activities abroad

Collaborating Companies

  • Abad Sáez Abogados
  • Aldesa
  • BBVA
  • BDO
  • Calidad Pascual
  • Carrefour
  • Ceca Magán Abogados
  • Cepsa
  • Codere
  • Daimler
  • Deloitte
  • DLA Piper
  • Ecoembes
  • El Corte Inglés
  • EY
  • FCC
  • Ferrovial
  • Ferrovial Servicios
  • Freinexet
  • Generali
  • Grupo Antolín
  • Grupo Vips
  • Iberia
  • Ibermutuamur
  • Illy
  • Inditex
  • Johnson & Johnson
  • KPMG
  • Martínez - Echevarria & Rivera Abogados
  • Novo Banco
  • Orange
  • Repsol
  • RSM Spain
  • Saint-Gobain
  • Santa Lucía
  • Securitas Direct
  • SegurCaixaAdeslas
  • Sener
  • Serrano Alberca & Conde
  • Telefónica
  • Tragsa
  • Valistiq
  • Vodafone


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Social Sciences Week

Students, professors and great professionals and leaders of their sector participated in the various events that took place during the Week of the School of Law and International Relations. Manuel Marchena, president of the 2nd Chamber of the Supreme Court, and Joao Mira Gomes, Portuguese ambassador to Spain, spoke to our students.

Master’s Degree in Legal Practice

Discover our Master's Degree in Legal Practice, which in its face-to-face modality is combined with one of the four own Master's degrees, in order to acquire a high level of specialization. These programs have been designed in collaboration with our partners (Sagardoy, PriceWaterhouseCoopers) and will facilitate our students' access to leading international firms and companies in their sectors of activity.