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Law & Finance (LLM)
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The Master’s programme in Law & Finance fills a large demand for financial legal specialists for which offers one of the only degrees in the world.

The first graduates from this Master's programma, have typically found employment as:

  • Lawyers, in the corporate/transactional and financial practices of law firms.
  • Legal and compliance experts in the financial industry (including banks, insurance companies and pension funds).
  • Legal Counsel for in-house legal departments of multinational corporations and/or international organisations.
  • Legal and compliance officers for financial supervisory authorities.
  • Consultants in positions requiring legal and financial knowledge in organisations such as think-tanks, accounting firms, proxy advisors, among others.
  • Academic researchers in law and finance.

Our students and graduates

Student Performance (2019-2020)

  • 79% of 54 students finished in 1 year and 85% in 1,5 years.
  • 28% (15 students) graduated cum laude.
  • Average grade: 8
  • Median grade: 8
  • The market knows that we have such high standards.

Where did they go?

  • PhD at the University of Amsterdam.
  • Interns and associates at law firms: Simmons & Simmons, Clifford Chance, DLA, De Brauw, Loyens & Loeff, Houthoff, Allen & Overy, NautaDutilh, DLA Piper.
  • In-house counsel trainees.
  • Banks, national & international: ECB, ING, Triodos, Rabobank, DNB.

Career in Holland

The NL Alumni network offers students and alumni a platform to connect and reconnect with fellow NL Alumni and Dutch organisations, stay in touch with the Dutch via the news and events calendar and find information about scholarships and career opportunities in the Netherlands.