In today's world, legal services in the maritime sector are vital from the moment an agreement is made to build a new ship. Detailed knowledge of agreements regarding shipbuilding and vessel use is vital. A firm understanding of the legislation applicable to seizure, collision, maritime salvage, etc. is also very important.
Thanks to its strategic and advantageous location, Spain offers Law graduates excellent opportunities for working in the legal area of the marine sector.
This course responds to the growing global need for legal specialization in the field of maritime law. It is broadly aimed at the set of institutions that are involved in this specialist branch.
Taught by professionals from the world of maritime law, this course offers students a comprehensive overview of all the areas mentioned above.
Private Specialist Degree in Maritime Law at Comillas Pontifical University.
The program is designed for Law graduates, professionals from the shipping sector and anyone looking to develop a specialism in maritime law.
The deadline for submitting applications begins on November 2020.
300 hours. One academic year.
From October 13, 2021 to June, 2022.
Alumni are entitled to a 10% discount applicable to the final installment.
Comillas Pontifical University ICAI-ICADE
Alberto Aguilera 23, 28015 Madrid
C/Alberto Aguilera 23, 28015 Madrid
Successfully completing this program, together with the Specialist Degree in Maritime Business and the End of Course Project, gives access to the Master's Degree in Maritime Law and Business.
To provide participants with a specialism in the field of maritime law, in areas such as legal subjects in the shipping sector, the legal status of vessels, maritime insurance law and the different types of agreement for use of vessels.
By the end of the course, students will have gained a comprehensive and in-depth understanding of maritime law, equipping them to work professionally in this field.
The case method is used throughout the course as a learning tool through which real situations will be analyzed and debated between speakers and participants.
Visits to places of interest
During the course, students will have the opportunity to visit companies and institutions that are involved in marine activity.
At the start of the course, each student will receive a portable device to use throughout the course in order to maximize productivity.
In addition, all the documents required to follow the course and to work on the proposed case studies will be available online throughout the course (conferences, policies, legislation, glossary, etc.).
Assessment will be based on participation, ability to resolve case studies, grades obtained during the course and attendance.
The Specialist (Program) in Maritime Law will be awarded to all students with a minimum attendance of 85% and who pass the tests taken during the course.
José Luis Gabaldón
Other ICADE Business School master's degrees: Official Master's Degree in Business Administration (MBA), Official Executive Master's Degree in Business Management (Executive MBA), Official Master's Degree in International Management (MIM), Official Master's Degree in Human Resources (MURH), Official Master's Degree in Marketing (MMKT), Official Master's Degree in Finance (MUF), Official Master's Degree in Financial Risk Management (MUGRF), Official Master's Degree in Financial Statement Auditing and Advanced Accounting (MUACCS), Master in International Industrial Project Management (MDIPI), Master in Business Administration-Executive (La Rioja)