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Who should attend
Relevant professional experience working as an in-house or corporate lawyer and/or a member of the Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC). King’s Business school reserves the right to cancel your registration and refund your fees if you do not meet the entry requirements.
About the course
This programme introduces the essential business skills required to succeed in today's competitive corporate legal environment. You will develop your business acumen and sharpen your management skills by exploring an introduction to critical MBA disciplines, such as accounting, finance, corporate governance, strategy, human resource management, and leadership.
Developed and hosted by King’s College London, who have a long and rich tradition educating London’s legal profession, you will expand your professional network studying with a peer group of in-house and corporate lawyers from a wide variety of organisations.
The programme is designed for an international cohort and will welcome participants from across the UK, Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia-Pacific regions.
- Develop a working knowledge of company accounts and financial statements;
- Explore the human resource management challenges and opportunities of high-performance environments;
- Enhance your understanding of how in-house counsel can work more effectively with all areas of the business in a multi-stakeholder environment;
- Build your foundational knowledge of strategy formulation and implementation and how businesses respond to crises and disruption;
- Benefit from leadership development exercises that will develop your executive presence and equip you to adroitly empower and motivate your teams.
You will be able to immediately implement the learnings from the course to effectively manage work relationships, make better decisions that positively impact your businesses, increase your confidence, and expand your professional skillsets.
Designed for in-house lawyers
Created in partnership with the Association of Corporate Counsel, this programme has been specially designed to meet the needs of in-house and corporate counsel. The course is available to ACC members. Non-ACC members will be able to register for a place and will be contacted to join ACC after registration.
Designed to expand your network
The programme is designed to be interactive and will include ample time for networking and discussion with your peers. All graduates of the programme will join King's Business School's alumni community and we are also delighted to announce that we will be holding an in-person 2022 reunion event for participants as soon as it is safe to travel.
Ali Budjanovcanin joined the HRM research group in 2011 after receiving her PhD from King’s College and now also works within the Organisation and Society research group. Prior to joining King’s Business School, Ali worked as a Senior Research Associate in the NIHR funded King’s Patient Safety an...
Crawford has been at King’s since 2017. Immediately prior to joining King’s, he was Associate Dean at Warwick Business School with responsibility for the School’s academic programmes at its London Shard campus, particularly the Executive MBA. Previously, Crawford has worked at the United Arab Emi...
Duncan Jackson is a Reader of Organisational Psychology & Human Resource Management. He has research interests in multifaceted assessment procedures, including assessment centres, 360-degree appraisals, and situational judgement tests. He has a broader interest in the field of employee select...
Catherine Tilley is a Lecturer in Business Ethics & Sustainability at King's Business School. Catherine returned to academia after a career in management consulting. She has an MA and PhD from Cambridge University and an MBA from Manchester Business School. She has been a Visiting Scholar at ...
Jonathan Schad is a Lecturer in Strategy at King’s Business School. His research focuses on how organizations can manage fundamental competing demands, such as stability and change, short-term and long-term, and profit and purpose. To understand such tensions better, Jonathan draws on and contrib...
Gillian Brooks is a Lecturer (Assistant Professor) in Strategic Marketing at King’s Business School at King’s College London. She joined the faculty in 2020 after a post-doctoral research fellowship in Marketing at Saïd Business School, University of Oxford. Trained as a sociologist, Gillian inv...
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