The legal training school of the biggest law firms
ISDE is the only educational institution established by actual law firms. There are currently, worldwide, 200 firms that have a role in ISDE's training programs.
ISDE stands out for its international outlook because as well as being the legal training centre with the highest number of graduates from foreign backgrounds, it has faculty from 5 continents and teaches master's programs in association with universities such as Columbia and Florida Gainesville, among others.
The ISDE, in addition to being a leader in postgraduate legal training, stands out for offering double law degrees and master's in international law in association with the University Complutense of Madrid, without doubt one of Spain's and the Spanish speaking world'd most prestigious universities.
Reasons to study at ISDE
Of its prestige are echoed the main press, being referenced by the Financial Times and recognized by El Mundo as one of the best legal schools. Several programs selected as the best in specialized law, economic daily Expansion.
ISDE is the only Spanish academic institution created by the law firms themselves, being composed today by more than 200 firms, participating in ISDE´s training programs worldwide.
The Official Masters for Access to the Legal Profession organized by ISDE and the Universidad Carlos III of Madrid, is the only one that has obtained 100% pass rate in the final State exam. (Official data) ISDE effectively prepares official examinations, academic and professional certifications, obtaining in all of them excellent results by its students (final State exam of access to the legal profession, EFA Certification (European Financial Advisor), EFP (European Financial Planner), among others, TOLES , etc…
ISDE has a very high placement rate of students in major law firms, consultants and companies, thanks to the second phase of integration in internships and verging on 96%.
ISDE has signed cooperation agreements and provides joint programs together with national and international Universities (Columbia University, Florida Gainesville, Jindal Global University, Universidad Complutense, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos and Universidad Carlos III of Madrid).
EMINENTLY PRACTICAL FOCUS
Programs consist of an eminently practical first phase during which the Harvard method is applied and via actual cases that are analyzed. A second phase of real integration in large firms both national and international take place, with internships that will take place with practicing lawyers who are part of ISDE´s Faculty. These partners and lawyers of large firms will train and mentor the students with an essential objective of labor insertion into their teams.
Because ISDE´s international focus stands out due to teaching stays abroad. Also because its Faculty offers a wide range of training with teachers from 5 different continents and students from over 50 different nationalities.