Our current students and alumni share their experiences studying postgraduate law at Queen Mary
“This programme is unique in that it prepares you for what you'll need in your profession to take on any technology-related legal duty."
Coleen Luminarias, Law LLM (2019)
31 March 2021
“The modules I took on my programme empowered me to develop a niche research topic, and have been indispensable for my daily activities in my current job".
“I was excited by the quality of the teaching and the opportunity to network with world-renowned professionals".
Mari Atzemian, Banking and Finance Law LLM (2019)
18 March 2021
“Course flexibility allowed me to form my LLM programme in such a way so it would not limit my job applications and help me succeed professionally in my country".
Nomsa Kachingwe, Law and Finance MSc (2020)
16 March 2021
“CCLS offers a wide range of programmes and gives students the flexibility to build a specialisation that suits their interests and career ambitions".
“Looking back, I appreciate the entirety of my LLM and the memories accompanying it. It really is a collection of great moments and positive encounters, and I definitely cherish being part of the 2020 cohort and an alumnus of the QMUL community".
"I decided on Queen Mary because it offered one of the most competitive and complete programmes, as well as a variety of high-level experts, giving me the certainty that I was making the right choice".
"What struck me on beginning the course was the exceptional online layout and tutor interaction. It mattered not that there was no physical attendance, the quality and intellectual challenge was all you would expect from a Russell Group institution".
Pranav Gupte, Computer and Communication Law LLM (2019)
10 February 2021
"I was fortunate to receive a couple of paid internships during my academics. My internship experience helped me immensely in my studies as I could implement legal provisions in practice that I had learned in theory across both the semesters at Queen Mary".
Pamela Lezcano, Banking & Finance LLM (2020)
3 February 2021
"The key to my program was the extracurricular activities, such as the academic and networking events with other professionals in the banking & finance area from the UK, the USA, and Europe".
Mukta Sathe, General LLM (2020)
27 January 2021
"I am planning to do a PhD in the future and I think that CCLS has both equipped me for this challenge and also given me the necessary qualifications to be able to achieve my goals."
Liska Marie Hutchinson, Intellectual Property Law LLM (2020)
25 November 2020
"With a wide selection of modules ranging from fundamentals such as copyright and trademarks to more in-depth, comparative and internationally focussed modules such as commercialisation and global IP, CCLS provided the perfect environment for me to accomplish my goals".
Dhwani Mainkar, Commercial and Corporate Law LLM (2019)
18 November 2020
"A course abroad definitely does entail a major financial investment; I would staunchly recommend it despite the costs, as it more than mitigates the expenses compared to the opportunities it offers."
Céleste Berta, Intellectual Property Law LLM (2020)
17 November 2020
"The Professors were really available, helpful and supportive beyond the classic settings, I am still in contact with some of them."
María Camila Melo Hoyos, Intellectual Property Law LLM (2020)
16 November 2020
"I would recommend QMUL and the IP LLM to students and professionals from all over the world. This course provided me with the tools to understand the international legal framework related to IP."
"In my opinion, studying at CCLS was very different because it was like studying in every country of the world due to the multi-cultural nature of CCLS at QMUL."
Auroshikha Deka, Commercial and Corporate Law LLM (2019)
2 September 2020
"I will always be grateful to the University and the overall experience provided not only because it helped me with my career but has also personally shaped me into becoming a strong -headed and independent person...."
"I appreciate the intellectual stimulation found in the program, but also the openness to the world with the possibility of studying with lawyers from around the world..."
Eduardo Pelissari De Rodrigues, Tax Law LLM (2020)
21 July 2020
"I would recommend CCLS to all students and professionals (from junior to experienced level) who are looking to acquiring knowledge or complement it on an international basis..."
"My classmates were diverse in their viewpoints and nationalities, but similar in their kindness and enthusiasm..."
"I would never have imagined that one day I would be having classes with Lord Hoffman..."
" The lecturers were supportive and approachable to answer the curiosity of students about the subject. There were also guest lecturers from several prominent law firms..."
"I can assure any candidate looking to join Queen Mary that the University provides much needed help for students to succeed in their chosen field of study..."
Kevin Charles, Art, Business and Law LLM (2019)
20 February 2020
"I found the course very rewarding and I would not hesitate to recommend it to anyone"
"All of my lecturers until now have been exceptional. Every single one of them either is or was an active practitioner..."
"Due to the networking events and extra-curricular activities, I significantly expanded my professional network, which ultimately helped me to score my first job in international arbitration..."