Who should attend
Foreign-trained law students and practitioners
About the course
This three-week online program, designed for advanced students but open to practitioners and others as well, offers insight into U.S. legal practices from preeminent scholars from Columbia Law School and other world-renowned institutions. In 2020, the U.S. Business Law Academy will be presented online only. In-person classes, along with site visits, networking activities, and full Socratic teaching, will return in 2021.
Alexandra Carter is the director of the Edson Queiroz Foundation Mediation Program, director of Clinical Programs, and a Clinical Professor of Law at Columbia Law School. Carter won the Jane Marks Murphy Prize for clinical advocacy while a student at Columbia Law School and has become a strong ad...
Chris Brummer is the Agnes N. Williams Research Professor and Faculty Director of Georgetown’s Institute of International Economic Law. He lectures widely on fintech, finance and global governance, as well as on public and private international law, market microstructure and international trade....
John Armour is Professor of Law and Finance at Oxford University and a Fellow of the British Academy and the European Corporate Governance Institute. He was previously a member of the Faculty of Law and the interdisciplinary Centre for Business Research at the University of Cambridge. He studie...
Because of COVID-19, many providers are cancelling or postponing in-person programs or providing online participation options.
We are happy to help you find a suitable online alternative.