This course will introduce students to the roles and responsibilities of in-house lawyers. Students will investigate the skills and characteristics that contribute to successful and effective practice as an in-house counsel and explore similarities and differences between in-house and outside legal practice. Topics covered will include: evaluating in-house opportunities; transitioning to an in-house role; the relationship between in-house counsel and their internal clients; staffing and interacting with the board of directors, in-house counsel's role in adding value to his/her organization; advising and counseling clients; selecting and managing outside counsel; and an ethical challenge pertinent to in-house counsel.
Short course from 2/7/20 through 2/8/20
|Friday, Saturday||9:30 am - 5:00 pm||TNH 2.123|
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- Grading Method
- Pass/Fail Mandatory