Applications for the 2018 U.S. Business Law Academy at not yet being accepted. Please check back in October 2017 for updated information and to apply for the 2018 program.
U.S. Business Law Academy
Columbia Law School invites applications to its U.S. Business Law Academy for foreign-trained law students and practitioners. The program is an engaging educational and cultural experience with select topics in U.S. legal institutions and business law taught by preeminent scholars from Columbia’s world renowned faculty.
The academy provides an accessible introduction to the Socratic Method, one of the foundations of U.S. legal education. Senior Columbia Law School administrators advise students about international LL.M. programs and career strategies, offering excellent preparation for those considering further studies in a leading global graduate program. The program also includes networking events, as well as visits to professional and cultural sites across New York City.
Early Bird discounts for applications should be submitted by March 1, 2017. Group discounts for six or more participants.
"Intro to U.S. Legal Institutions"
"Deals: Introduction to the Law of Economics and Transactions"
"Corporations and Corporate Governance"
Three weeks, from Sunday, July 9 through Friday, July 28, 2017
Columbia University, New York City
Foreign-trained law students and practitioners
$7,200 for tuition and housing (discounts are available for early applications and groups)
Office of International Programs at IntlProgramsManager@law.columbia.edu
Further details are available on the general information page