Exploring In-House Practice

Read the course description below to learn how this course will be taught.

Class Unique: 29325

This course will be taught entirely online via Zoom.

The course will 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.

This course will be highly interactive with frequent breakout groups.  There will be very little duplicative material with Special Topics in In-House Practice, also offered this semester.

Class Details

Short course from 2/26/21 through 2/27/21

Meeting Days Time Location
Friday, Saturday 9:30 am - 5:00 pm ONLINE
Evaluation Method Date Time Alpha Range Room

Additional Information

Course Type
Grading Method
Pass/Fail Mandatory


  • No materials required